Watch the International Conference Live!

Can’t be in New York City April 30 – May 1 for the historic gathering of over 1,000 peace activists from around the globe?

Watch the plenary sessions live via web streaming. Go to http://www.theriversidechurchny.org/ at least 15 minutes before the plenary session start time and a link will be available for viewing the speakers and entertainment.

Organize viewing parties! Get a taste of what the mighty international movement for peace, nuclear abolition and justice is planning for building the movement and the path to a world free of nuclear weapons. For more information about the conference  go to http://peaceandjusticenow.org/wordpress/

For people in New York City: a limited number of overflow seats are available for the plenaries and workshops. Registration for those seats opens at Riverside Church 490 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10027-5788at 4 PM TODAY, April 30 and reopens at 9 AM Saturday, May 1.

Show times are : Go to http://www.theriversidechurchny.org/ at least 15 minutes before the plenary session start time and a link will be available for viewing the speakers and entertainment. Later, the sessions will be available on The Riverside Churches website on demand.

Friday 6:00 PM Plenary Session:

  • Terumi Tanaka – Testimony  and Call for Abolition
  • Nadine Padilla – The Deadly Impact Of and Resistance To Uranium Mining
  • Ibrahim Ramey – Martin Luther King’s Dream and Ours
  • Zia Mian – Confronting the Challenges of Nuclear Weapons, Capitalism and Climate Change.
  • John Burroughs – Dangers and Opportunities: Nuclear Weapons and the NPT Review
  • Natalia Mironova – Complex Challenges of our Nuclear Legacy
  • Tomas Magnusson – Vision of a Nuclear Free World

Saturday 1:30 PM Plenary Session:

  • International Movement Voices: Challenges and Strategies
  • Performance: The Recipe
  • Maryam Shansab (Afghanistan)
  • J.N. Rao (India)
  • Pierre Villard (France)
  • Issam Makhoul (Israel)
  • Kevin Martin (US)
  • (Others to be announced)

Saturday, 7:00 PM Plenary Session:

  • U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
  • Socorro Gomes—President World Peace Council and of CeBraPaz  “Threats to Peace and the NPT Review”
  • Mayor Akiba  – Mayor of Hiroshima “Beyond Nuclear Weapons;  A Call to Conscience”

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