Open to: High school teachers
Opportunity at a Glance: Participate in a day-long workshop featuring a tour of the UN disarmament exhibit; testimony by 2nd generation A-bomb survivors; an overview of the UN’s role in nuclear disarmament and the 2017 Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons by Ray Acheson of Reaching Critical Will; and an introduction by co-author Kathleen Sullivan, PhD to the UN publication Action for Disarmament: 10 Things You Can Do! Spend the afternoon in small groups developing curriculum that, with permission, will be posted on the Hibakusha Stories website. Facilitated by Kathleen Sullivan, PhD, Debra Brindis, MA and Robert Croonquist, MA. Presented by Youth Arts New York/Hibakusha Stories, partner member of the 2017 Nobel Peace Laureate ICAN and the UN Office for Disarmament Affairs. Free admission. Space is limited.
Key dates: Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 9:00 a.m to 2:00 p.m.
Location: United Nations Headquarters, 1st Avenue and 46th Street entrance.
RSVP Deadline: Thursday, October 25.
Take action: RSVP by emailing Deb Brindis.
For more information: Email Deb Brindis.