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Hiroshima for Global Peace

Hiroshima - ICAN Academy 2020Hiroshima-ICAN Academy on Nuclear Weapons and Global Security 2020 Open Webinar (August 6 19:00-(JST))

Hiroshima Prefecture and the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (“ICAN”), the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize Award-winning organization, will hold the Hiroshima-ICAN Academy on Nuclear Weapons and Global Security 2020 (hereafter “the Academy”). Through this training program, we aim to nurture global leaders to make concrete and peaceful contributions to the world.

You can watch the webinar held on August 6 through YouTube Live.

No registration is required. Please directly go to YouTube Channel of Hiroshima for Global Peace.


Time: 19:00-21:00 JST on Thursday, August 6, 2020

How to watch: YouTube live through YouTube of Hiroshima for Global Peace

YouTube of Hiroshima for Global Peace


Theme: Path forward for nuclear disarmament


1) How government and civil society work together better?

 Panel discussion: Governor Yuzaki Hidehiko, Beatrice Fihn, H.E. Alexander Kmentt 

 Comments: youth of Hiroshima

 Questions, answers and discussions

2) How to break the nuclear disarmament impasse? 

 Speaker: Izumi Nakamitsu, UN Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for Disarmament Affairs

 Questions, answers and discussions

Concluding remarks: Koko Kondo, two Academy participants 

About participants of Hiroshima-ICAN Academy

Nuclear Weapon States: U.S., Russia, U.K., France, China

Non-Nuclear Weapon States: Japan, South Korea, Australia, Georgia, India, Germany, Poland, Mexico, Brazil, Uganda, Kenya, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kyrgyz, Mongolia, Netherlands)


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Hiroshima Prefectural Office

Street address:10-52, Motomachi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken, 730-8511



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