Oct. 30, 2020
Gensuikyo initiates signature drive calling for Japan’s ratification of nuclear ban treaty
Oct. 29, 2020
Mitsuo Kodama, A-bomb survivor witness exposed to bomb at First Hiroshima Prefectural Junior High School, has died at 88
Oct. 29, 2020
External stakeholder committee on use of stored biosamples in genomic research gives advice to RERF: Exclude military research, obtain A-bomb survivors’ consent
Oct. 28, 2020
With nuclear ban treaty set to enter into force next January, Hibakusha Appeal network’s Hiroshima chapter extends international signature drive until year end
Oct. 28, 2020
Yamaguchi prefectural governor declares his intent not to sign Hibakusha Appeal to ‘respect Japanese government’s efforts’
Oct. 28, 2020
Hiroshima City Council sent proposal requesting government to participate in signatory country’s meeting and ratify nuclear ban treaty
Oct. 27, 2020
Chief Cabinet Secretary Kato says government position remains unchanged and is cautious about participation as observer
Oct. 26, 2020
TPNW’s entry into force provides ray of hope to Hiroshima’s earnest desire for nuclear abolition: A-bomb survivors vow to continue speaking out
Oct. 26, 2020
Responses from Hiroshima citizens and tourists to the nuclear ban treaty’s entry into force next January: “Signs of hope” and “Increase number of participating countries”
Oct. 26, 2020
Mayors for Peace sends letters to UN member states to urge nuclear powers to participate in Meeting of States Parties
Oct. 25, 2020
Striving to fill voids in Hiroshima 75 years after the atomic bombing—Hidankyo gathers materials on A-bomb survivor movements for organization’s 65th anniversary next year
Oct. 22, 2020
Preservation work for A-bomb Dome goes into full swing Scaffolding almost completed Thought given to making outer walls visible
Oct. 19, 2020
Tokuhei Tagai, professor emeritus at University of Tokyo, examines A-bombed roof tiles to analyze force of Hiroshima and Nagasaki A-bombs
Oct. 19, 2020
Miyoshi City NPO offers Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park tour and discussion platforms to elementary, junior high, and high school students
Oct. 19, 2020
At annual meeting in Hiroshima city, Mushroom Club welcomes new member and reports on recent activities
Oct. 15, 2020
Graffiti found on plate explaining Forest of Hibakusha and park lamps on Hiroshima’s Peace Boulevard
Oct. 13, 2020
City plan to invite businesses and attract people to Peace Boulevard faces controversy
Oct. 12, 2020
Precise geographic coordinates of hypocenter confirmed by former assistant at Hiroshima University
Oct. 8, 2020
Chugoku Shimbun receives Japan Newspaper Publishers & Editors Association Award for 15th time for its “Striving to fill voids in Hiroshima” series
Oct. 7, 2020
After campaign is extended, over 12 million signatures calling for nuclear abolition to be submitted to UN in January next year
Oct. 5, 2020
U.S. museum in Texas publishes collection of photos taken in 1945 that show reality of atomic bombings unknown to Americans
Oct. 3, 2020
With 50 nations to ratify TPNW this month, treaty is expected to take effect in early 2021
Oct. 2, 2020
Handing down experiences of the atomic bombing Training for ninth group of memory keepers begins in Hiroshima No applicants to share A-bomb experience, for first time