Our Nuclear Legacy
Mentoring Session One - Inaugural Session
"Awakening to Action:
Claiming Our Seat at the Table
to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons"
United Nations Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons
Saturday, September 26, 2020
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Pacific Time
Hawaiian Cultural Practitioner Kumu Hula Puna Dawson will offer a blessing for peace and the elimination of nuclear weapons
Welcome & Gratitude to Women Who Inspired Project
Cynthia Lazaroff honors: Aida Akim-Escriva, Mahina Alexander, Aletta Gonzales, Kayko Tamaki and many, many more!
Filmmaker Kayko Tamaki shares her story of awakening through music and the film she is making about her journey to Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Kehkashan Basu, United Nations Human Rights Champion, Founder-President, Green Hope Foundation, Winner, International Children's Peace Prize
Marzhan Nurzhan, Coordinator, Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament for CIS Countries, Outreach/Education Coordinator for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Youth Group
Mary Olson, Founder, Gender Radiation Impact Project
Jessica Sleight, Program Director, Global Zero
Natalia Zhurina, Research Officer, Agency for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in Latin America and the Caribbean, Coordinator, Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Youth Group
Ambassador Elayne Whyte Gomez, who served as President of the United Nations Conference that Negotiated the Historic Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons in 2017
We are all in this together!