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Towards Vienna: The Role of Education to Further Advance the Discussion on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons

October 20, 2014 @ 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm

Ban All Nukes Generation, the NGO Committee on Disarmament, Peace and Security, Nuclear Age Peace Foundation,
and Peace Boat invite you to a side event on:

Towards Vienna: The Role of Education to Further Advance the Discussion

on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons

Monday, 20 October, 2014
13:15-14:45

777 United Nations Plaza, 7th Floor
(corner of 44th St and 1st Ave), New York, NY

Interactive Discussion with:

  • Mr. John P. Ennis, UN Office for Disarmament Affairs;
  • Ms. Caroline Woergoetter, Disarmament Counsellor of the Permanent Mission of Austria to the Conference on Disarmament;
  • Mr. Akira Kawasaki, Executive Committee member of Peace Boat

The discussion will address the following questions:

  • What are the lessons learned from educational initiatives and efforts within the context of the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons?
  • What can we accomplish at the Vienna Conference in the context of education?
  • How can we achieve those objectives?

Join us for this timely discussion — RSVP: BANg.NYchapter@gmail.com

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Details

Date:
October 20, 2014
Time:
1:15 pm - 2:45 pm

Organizer

Peace Boat US
Phone:
212-687-7214
Website:
https://www.peaceboat-us.org

Venue

United Nations Headquarters
777 United Nations Plaza, 7th Floor
New York, NY United States
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