From Hiroshima to the Pacific November 30, 2023 at 1:15pm - 2:30pm Eastern Time (US & Canada) Trusteeship Council UN Headquarters 405 E 45th St New York, NY 10017 United States Contact person: Christian N. Ciobanu
The Hibakusha and Pacific communities have been suffering from the twin existential threats of nuclear weapons and climate change. As a result, there is a desire amongst advocates and academia to share their perspectives on the humanitarian and environmental impacts of nuclear weapons and the significance of Articles 6 and 7 of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.
H.E. Ambassador Teburoro Tito
- Keita Takagaki, ICRC Japan Youth
- Asuka Oka, RTT Activist
- Dr. Becky Alexis Martin, Lecturer of Peace and International Development, University of Bradford
- Ereti Tekabwaia, Principal Tourism Officer at Tourism Authority of Kiribati, and Kiritimati Youth
- Benetick Kabua Maddison, Executive Director, Marshallese Educational Initiative
- Maverick Peter Seda, Youth Coordinator, Reverse The Trend Pacific
Sponsors: Kiribati, Nuclear Age Peace Foundation, Reverse The Trend: Save Our People, Save Our Planet, Marshallese Educational Initiative, and The Prospect Hill Foundation
A Light Lunch will be served.