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Making Waves – Peace boat in Sydney 5 February 2018

5 Feb 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM AEDT

Making Waves features the powerful tales of nuclear survivors from Japan and Australia, travelling aboard Peace Boat’s voyage to Australia from 24 January – 6 February 2018.  Bookings here.

The Governments of both countries have not yet signed the new nuclear weapons ban treaty. Inspiring civil society movements are demanding their leaders reject these weapons of mass destruction and abide by the new international legal norm.

Join the discussion.

Speakers include:
  • Miyake Nobuo, survivor of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima
  • Hasegawa Hanako and Hasegawa Kenichi, former dairy farmers evacuated from Itate village, Fukushima
  • Karina Lester, Yankunytjatjara-Anangu second-generation nuclear test survivor
  • Scott Ludlam, former federal Senator and ICAN Ambassador

Hosted by Peace Boat, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons and Uranium Free NSW. Supported by the Sydney Hiroshima Day Committee and People for Nuclear Disarmament.

On Monday 5 February 2018 at 6:00pm

Location

Redfern Community Centre
29-53 Hugo Street, Redfern, Sydney, NSW

Contact Details

https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=342346

Details

Date:
5 Feb
Time:
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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