To the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein

No Blood Roses from Ethiopia!


Help us to send an appeal to the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, asking him to urge the Ethiopian Government to put an end to the land grab and to stop the bloodshed.


Photo: UN Photo/Jean-Marc Ferré

No Blood Roses from Ethiopia!




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What else could you do?

If you buy flowers, ask where they are from.

Make the flowers yourself!

When we learned through our Oromo friends of the blood roses, we immediately began to look for alternatives. The internet offers a lot of opportunities, but we liked the idea of ??making flowers ourselves best. Some of the craft instructions surprised us by their simplicity, others in that they have that certain something. We've linked our three most popular craft instructions on this page and wish you - if you opt for this alternative - a lot of fun!

Make flowers yourself!