2009: ICBUW International Action Day in Japan

List of Planned Actions (As of Oct. 12)
[Osaka]
Symposium: Toward Banning Inhuman Weapons: From Cluster Munitions to Uranium Weapons
Time: Nov. 15, 14:00-17:00
Venue: EL-Osaka
Speakers:
:Motoko Mekata (JCBL Steering Committee/Professor, Chuoh Univ.)
:Akihito Hayashi (JCBL Steering Committee)
:Naomi Toyoda (photo journalist)
:Katsumi Furitsu (ICBUW Steering Committee)
Organizers: ICBUW-Japan, JCBL

* In addition to actions on street, a photo-exhibition of Naomi Toyoda is held at Osaka Municipal Center for Life-long Learning Center Nov. 11-Nov. 16.

[Tokyo]
Gathering: The 6th International Action Day in Tokyo
TimeNov. 20, 19:00�21:00
VenueTokyo Gakuin
Organizer: Citizens’ Network to Ban Uranium Weapons
Speakers:
Nobuo KazashiICBUW Steering Committee/Professor, Kobe Univ.)
Naomi Toyoda (photo-Journalist
Maki Sato (Secretary-General, JIM-NET=Japan Iraq Medical Network)

Fukuoka
TimeNov. 28, 14:00�16:30
VenueCathedral Daimyo-machi Catholic Church
OrganizerBan Nuclear-Uranium Weapons Campaign-Fukuoka, etc.
Speaker:
: Nobuo KazashiICBUW Steering Committee ï?‰
Lecture Title: Ban DU Next!: Challenges of ICBUW

Other related activities
1Candle Message: “NUCLEAR FREE NOW”
Time: Oct. 17, 17:30-19:00
Venue: Plaza by the A-Bomb Dome
Organizer: Nuclear Abolition 10/09 Hiroshima Executive Committee

210/21 Gathering by Youth and Women for Peace
Lecture by Haruko Moritaki (ICBUW Steering Committee):
“The Reality of Damages by Nuclear and DU Weapons: Toward their Abolition”
Time: Oct. 21, 1815-2000
Venue: Local Industry Promotion Center, Kanazawa City
Organizer: Ishikawa Pefecture Peace Action Center: Youth and Women Group

3Gathering at the University Fest at Nara Women’s University
Talk by Haruko Moritaki (ICBUW Steering Committee):
“The Reality of Damages by Nuclear and DU Weapons: Toward their Abolition”
Time: Nov. 1, 1300-1500
Venue: Nara Women’s University
Organizer: Ishikawa Pefecture Peace Action Center: Youth and Women Group

4Talk to students by Naomi Toyoda
“What I Saw as a Photo-Journalist: Iraq, Palestine, Sumatra….”
Time: Nov. 4, 1730-1900
Venue: B351, Faculty of Letters, Kobe University
Organizer: Innovative Ethics Research Group, etc.

[5[ Photo-Exhibitions on the DU Damages
Period: for several days around Nov. 3
Venue: Hadano City Culture Hall
Organnizer: Peace Constitution Ariticle 9-Hadano
Photos provided by NO DU Hiroshima Project

[6] Photo-Exhibitions on the DU Damages and ICBUW Campaign
Time: Nov. 15, 1000”1700
Venue: Hiroshima International Conference Hall
Organnizer: “International Exchange Day” Committee
Photos provided by NO DU Hiroshima Project