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September 26-29, 2014, Taipei, Taiwan  - 2014 No Nukes Asia Forum

 

2014 No Nukes Asia Forum

September 26-29, 2014, Taipei, Taiwan

To oppose the expansion of nuclear power and the proliferation of nuclear weapons in Asia, anti-nuclear activists of Asian counties came together at Tokyo, Japan to hold the first” No Nukes Asia Forum(NNAF)” in 1993. This year, the NNAF will be held in Taipei, Taiwan. The forum will focus on following topics: the current situation of nuclear power, anti-nuclear movement and renewable energy in each country, the danger of nuclear power and radiation, how to strengthen the anti-nuclear movement and the importance of the international solidarity. We welcome anyone who cares about energy and the environment to participate the forum to make NNAF a great success for the solidarity of anti-nuclear movement.

 

Schedule (tentative)

Date Event Locations / Notes
Day 1 9/25 (Thu) Foreign guests arrive
Day 2 9/26 (Fri) Daytime: conferenceNight: Welcome party Daytime: NTNU International Conference CenterNight: The Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall
Day 3 9/27 (Sat) Daytime: conferenceAfternoon: Visit Chi-Lin Foundation

Night: Dinner with Mr. Lin, Yi-Hsiung

Daytime: NTNU-SCELecture hall,1F

Night: I-Lan

Day 4 9/28 (Sun) Daytime: Visit NPP1,2 and 4Night: Farewell Party Daytime: Shimen,Jinshan and Gongliao.Night: Jiu-Feng
Day 5 9/29 (Mon) Daytime: Press Conference/ foreign guests leaveOptional Orchid Island visit
Day 6 9/30 (Tue) Optional Orchid Island visit

 

Note:

  1. The registration fee is 300 USD for each person.
  2. We will provide the airfare and accommodation for one person from each Asian country (country report needed) besides Taiwan, Japan and Korea.
  3. For those who would like to participate the forum, please fill up the register form and mail to us before 8/22(Fri).
  4. For Orchid Island visit (optional), the expense will be USD 300 (including airfare and accommodation, food, insurance, bus on the island). For making proper arrangement, we also need to know who would like to join in before 8/27 (Wed.)
  5. If you would like to make a presentation, please contact us and provide an abstract as soon as possible before 8/22(Fri). We will decide the speakers before 8/31(Sun).The speaker should submit the manuscript before 9/10(Wed).
  6. The forum will focus on following topics: the current situation of nuclear power, anti-nuclear movement and renewable energy in each country, the danger of nuclear power and radiation, how to strengthen the anti-nuclear movement and the importance of the international solidarity.
  7. Every speaker will have 20 minutes report time (Q&A is included), but keynote speech will get 10 minutes more.

 

Contact:

2014 No Nukes Asia Forum

Taiwan Environmental Protection Union.

Address:,2F.,No107,Sec. 3,Tingzhou Rd., Zhongzheng Dist., 100 Tipei, Taiwan.

Tel:+8862 2363-6419 / +8862 2364-8587

Fax:+8862 2364-4293

Email:2014NNAF@gmail.com

Supported by Homemakers United Foundation (HUF), Green Citizens’ Action Alliance (GCAA), the Presbyterian Church Taiwan (PCT), Papa No Nuke, Taiwan Grassroots Alliance for Peace,  Humanistic Education Foundation, Weekly Anti Nuke 4-5-6, Parents Association in Taipei, Taiwan Woman Links, Taiwan society North , Taiwan Association of University Professors(TAUP), Taiwan Environmental Information Association (TEIA), Wild at Heart Legal Defense Association, Citizen of the Earth, Taiwan, Citizen Congress Watch, New Frontier Foundation, the Green Party, Alliance of Referendum for Taiwan, as well as Taiwan Environmental Protection Union (TEPU)

 

 

 

We have never asked for donations to Antinuclear, and we’re not doing so now.

However, we’re just very keen to support Frontline Films  David Bradbury is an Australian film-maker who has earned an international reputation as a film maker willing to go to extraordinary lengths for a cause, exposing political oppression and environmental vandalism.

Bradbury has won many international film festival prizes, received five Australian Film Industry awards, and two Academy Award nominations.

He is currently producing a very up to date film on the situation of nuclear power – globally. Bradbury’s Frontline Films nevertheless runs on the proverbiial shoe string – and with little encouragement from the mainstream media.

We believe that Frontline Film’s newest documentary will be a remarkable and eye-opening film. But David Bradbury needs funds to get these filmed events and interviews edited, and onto DVD and film. And then – to get this – the most up to date film about the global nuclear scene to the  2nd International Uranium Film Festival of Rio de Janeiro 28. June – 14. July 2012.

So – we’re calling for  donations. The Frontline Film Foundation  is a registered charity and has tax deductible status. All you need is these  banking details:
Frontline Film Foundation
Southern Cross Credit Union
BSB: 802-185
A/C #: 86527

For more information – go to http://www.frontlinefilmfoundation.org/index.htm

 

 

 

8 Comments »

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  2. October 1st. Public information and awareness protest/rally/event in Cobar Western NSW. Watch for the Steam-punk Wombles – powered by Cobar Anti-nuclear facebook group.

    Comment by Flora Florance | September 26, 2011 | Reply

  3. Hi, Feel free to post any of your planned events on this page!
    In fact, we are look for more admins to help manage it. If interested contact me or the other admins of the page!
    “Like this page to say ‘No’ to Australian exports of uranium”

    http://www.facebook.com/pages/Like-this-page-to-say-No-to-Australian-exports-of-uranium/220062144730266

    Comment by Andrew Hayward-Bannister | November 23, 2011 | Reply

  4. We MUST PROTEST the placement / displacement of Nuclear Material anywhere so as to prevent a major nuclear mishap from happening on our shores or in outback.

    Just a few days ago (May 2012), in northeast North America, a nuclear submarine fire almost completely contaminated one of the most famous and once pristine clear fresh waters off Maine, the area having a coast with some of the best lobsters and other marine life in the world.

    If such an event occurred off an Austalian coast, we would have to kick ourselves in the butt for years and years for ever allowing such a terrible tragedy to occur. And if such an event occurred inside an Australian port, it would potentially close the port for many hundreds of years, similar to Fukushima Japan.

    Reference:
    Nuclear Submarine Disaster Wikipedia

    CLOSE EINSTEIN MINE !
    NO FRANK EINSTEIN MONSTER !

    Comment by NoNukes | May 28, 2012 | Reply

  5. We MUST PROTEST the placement / displacement of Nuclear Material anywhere so as to prevent a major nuclear mishap from happening on our shores or in the outback.

    Just a few days ago (May 2012), in northeast North America, a nuclear submarine fire almost completely contaminated one of the most famous and once pristine clear fresh waters off Maine, the area having a coast with some of the best lobsters and other marine life in the world.

    If such an event occurred off an Austalian coast, we would have to kick ourselves in the butt for years and years for ever allowing such a terrible tragedy to occur. And if such an event occurred inside an Australian port, it would potentially close the port for many hundreds of years, similar to Fukushima Japan.

    Reference:
    Nuclear Submarine Disaster Wikipedia en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Miami_(SSN-755)

    CLOSE EINSTEIN MINE !
    NO FRANK EINSTEIN MONSTER !

    Comment by NoNukes | May 28, 2012 | Reply

  6. Please share information about our Sydney event planned for 10th March 2013
    To all friends – Everyone is invited to this great event we have planned in 2 weeks’ time. Come & enjoy great music & food while learning what’s been happening in Japan in the 2 years since Fukushima. The fabulous Natalie Pa’apa’a of Blue King Brown playing acoustic, Indigenous dance, taiko drumming, and more! Japanese & local speakers. $10 donation. Would love to see you there :) Please share!

    https://www.facebook.com/events/502330286475902/

    Comment by Kerry Laws | March 2, 2013 | Reply

  7. Hi all.I’m a parent of 3, 2 whom attend Hurstbridge Learning Co-op (a parent-run co-op school of under 30 primary school aged students) My 2 youngest are indigenous and I read of this tour group through Koori

    Comment by saara marlo-monten | March 27, 2013 | Reply

  8. ……cont..from last post.. Koori Mail. Is there a possibility for our school to be visited or be involved in any way? I believe this would be of great benefit both ways as thereis a great like-minded community out here that would be happy to support. Best of luck with the tour!

    Comment by saara marlo-monten | March 27, 2013 | Reply


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