Committee on Peace Vienna Commemoration
The NGO Committee on Peace, Vienna and the United Nations Information Service (UNIS) Vienna,
In cooperation with Ms. YUKO GULDA have the pleasure to invite in commemoration of the destruction of HIROSHIMA and NAGASAKI in August 1945 to the Commemorative Ceremony
GENBAKU NO HI 8.8. with a call for a ban of all nuclear weapons
on Monday, 9 August 2010, at 12.30 pm
at the Vienna International Centre, Rotunda
I. Welcome Remarks
Maher Nasser, Director United Nations Information Service (UNIS) Vienna
Annika Thunborg, Chief Public Information Section, Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive
Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO)
Representative of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
III. Closing Statement
Klaus Renoldner, Chairperson NGO Committee on Peace Vienna, Representative of International
Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW)
IV. Japanese Tea Ceremony
performed by Yuko Gulda, introductory remarks by Claudia Hirtl
V. Release of balloons in the Memorial Plaza
VI. Ringing of the Peace Bell
Moderator: Gertraud Führer
Guests are welcome!
A ground pass is required to enter Vienna International Centre (VIC).
If you do not have a permanent pass, please mail your name to firstname.lastname@example.org
not later than 5 August.
A list of participants will then be at the main gate of the VIC and upon
showing a personal document you will be issued a ground pass.
Recipients of this invitation who would like to attend the ceremony are requested
to present this invitation and their identity document at Gate 1 of the VIC.
The VIC, 1220 Wien, Wagramerstrasse 5, is best reached by U1 (Kaisermühlen).