Marigot:—On Wednesday, September 14, 2016, the “Our Land Matters” movement launched its billboard with as theme “Movement to Safeguard Our Property Rights”. This movement signifies that the people of Saint Martin / St. Maarten will not stand back while others try and trample on their rights. The movement has gained momentum amongst the grassroots, politicians and most importantly amongst the people of Sint Maarten. With the unveiling of the billboard “Our Land Matters,inclusivity” a new approach in addressing the manner in which the French colonial powers dictate for Saint Martin has developed. This approach is one of inclusive and unity. Ringing out during the gathering for the unveiling of the billboard was that “We Are St. Martin”. The movement has received overwhelming support and the petition now totals to more than 1300 signatures. “Our Land Matters” movement will also meet with various district head representatives and heads of associations on St. Martin. The movement is also planning to host an awareness event at the former Boo Boo Jam area in October 2016. Our Land Matters.
Our Land Matters Press Release
Source: St. Martin News Network
Movement to Safeguard Our Property Rights launched.