2015 GENBAKU-NO-HI celebration
Verein GENBAKU NO HI, in cooperation with the NGO Committee on Peace, Vienna, and the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs at Vienna
Invite you to the 2015 GENBAKU NO HI Event
Date: Thursday, 6 August 2015, Time: 12:00 p.m.
Place: Vienna International Centre, Rotunda
Mrs. Yuko Gulda, Founder, Verein GENBAKU NO HI
Mr. Péricles Gasparini, Chief of the Vienna Office, United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA)
Gabriele Gil-Feigl, Deputy Permanent Representative of Austria to the United Nations, Vienna
Dr. Klaus Renoldner, President, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW), Austria
Ms. Bettina Schieraus, Project coordinator, the International Fellowship of Reconciliation (IFOR), Austria
Origami Corner; Ikebana; Koinobori; Tanabata
Performance by Yoshie Maruoka & Armin Stidl
United Nations Choir
Japanese songs by Taeka Hino (Soprano) & Hiromi Mitsuji-Landerl (Piano)
Ringing the Peace Bell
During the event a reception will kindly be sponsored by the Permanent Mission of Austria to the United Nations (Vienna)
A ground pass is required to enter the Vienna International Centre (VIC). If you do not have a
permanent pass, please register at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 3 August 2015.
Please provide your details: Title (Mr. or Ms.), First name, Last name, Date of birth, Type of ID, ID number and Issuing Country.
Please present the registered identity document at Gate 1 of the VIC, 1220 Wien,
Wagramerstrasse 5, on 6 August 2015. It is best reached by Subway U1 (Kaisermühlen).
ATOMIC BOMB AWARENESS DAY - 2014 GENBAKU-NO-HI Celebration
August 8th 2014, UN Vienna International Centre, Rotunda
This is an initiative to establish an official Atomic Bomb Memorial Day – GENBAKU NO HI to be celebrated on August 8th, in order to commemorate the victims of Hiroshima (August 6th) and Nagasaki (August 9th 1945) and to call for a prohibition of all nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction.
Rev. Gyosei Masunaga, Vienna Peace Pagoda
MC: Mr. Peter Haider, UPF Austria
Mrs. Yuko Gulda, Founder, GENBAKU-NO-HI
Mr. Pericles Gasparini, Chief of the Vienna Office, United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA)
Mr. Thomas Mützelburg, CTBTO Public Information
Dr. Michael Platzer, ACUNS Vienna
Painting-Installation: Claudia Hirtl (6.-8. August 2014, VIC Rotunda)
Jazz with “Aseo Friesacher Trio”
Outdoor Dance-Installation: Aiko Kazuko Kurosaki
Origami Corner: Ikebana: Herbert Gruensteidl, Ruiko Friesacher
Photo credit: http://gekkanwien.blog14.fc2.com/blog-entry-898.html