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Events in Japan

A list of events planned in Japan around the international Day of Action. If you know of others please get in touch.
28 October 2008 - ICBUW

09/11 - Osaka, Street Appeal and Lecture
On-the-Street Appeal
Time: Nov. 9 (Sun.) 12:00-13:30
Place: in front of the Osaka Railroad Station
Organizer: Campaign against Radiation

Gathering in Osaka in Solidarity with the International Action Day

Time: Nov.9 (Sun) 14:00-17:00
Organizer: Campaign against Radiation
Place: EL Osaka South Building 10th F, South 102 Room

Lecture: “Treaty Banning Cluster Munitions: Present Situation and Tasks”by Ms. Motoko Mekata JCBL; Prof. Public Policy, Chuo Univ.)
Report: “Global Movements Seeking a Ban on Uranium Weapons: ICBUW's Actions toward the UN General Assembly in NY” by Dr. Katsumi Furitsu (ICBUW)

16/11 - Hiroshima, Candle Message and Public Meeting
Candle Message: “BAN DU NEXT!”: From Hiroshima to Oslo-New York

Time: Nov. 16 (Sun) 17:00-18:30 [To be postponed to the next day in case of rain]
Place: Plaza by the A-Bomb Dome
Organizer: ICBUW Hiroshima Office & 11.16 Planning Committee

Gathering Participating in the CMC Global Action Week: “Ban on Inhuman Weapons and Japan's Roles: Toward Abolition of Cluster, DU and Nuclear Weapons”

Time: Nov. 16 (Sun) 14:30-16:30
Place: Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, Conference Room-1
Organizer: JCBL, ICBUW Hiroshima Office, HANWA
Supporter: Hiroshima Peace Culture Foundation

Opening Speech by Ms. Haruko Moritaki (HANWA; ICBUW)
Lecture: “Problems and Objectives in the CMC Campaign” by Ms. Motoko Mekata (JCBL; Prof. of Public Policy, Chuo Univ.)
Report: “Perspectives in the BAN DU Campaign” by Mr. Nobuo Kazashi (ICBUW; Prof. of Philosophy, Kobe Univ.)

22/11 - Tokyo Gathering:“The Fifth International Action Day in Tokyo”
Time: Nov. 22 (Sat.) 18:30: 21:30
Place: Bunkyo Ward Citizens' Center
Organizer: Citizens' Net to DU Weapons

Speakers: Mr. Naomi Toyoda (photographer); Mr. Hisataka Yamasaki
(Depleted Uranium Center/Japan); JIM-NET

22/11 - Fukuoka, Peace Symposium
Time: 14:00-16:30
Place: Cathedral Daimyo-machi Catholic Church, Main Hall, 1 F

Symposium for Peace in Fukuoka: Bridging out to the Younger Generation

Guest Speakers:

Tamiko ABE (Hibakusha from Hiroshima)
High School Student Peace Ambassador

Also a DU DVD Viewing, Discussion and a Short Ocarina Performance.

07/12-12/12 - Hiroshima, Photo Exhibition
Photo Exhibition: “A World without Uranium Weapons: the ICBUW Challenge”

Time: Dec. 7 (Sun) –Dec.12 (Fri)
Place: Hiroshima Citizens' Exchange Plaza, Entrance Lobby
Organizer: ICBUW Hiroshima Office