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Hiroshima 70th Anniversary Commoration

posted on 24 June 2015

To mark the 70th anniversary Wellington City is hosting events at the Botanical Gardens Peace Flame and City Library, The Library event will be based around an exhibition of artworks by children expressing their hopes and dreams for a peaceful world to thrive in.

70th Anniversary

Information on participating in Tumanako! Children's Art Exhibition is here 

WW100 Commemoration Peace Conference

posted on 15 June 2015

SOKA GAKKAI INTERNATIONAL OF NEW ZEALAND PARTICIPATES IN THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF WORLD WAR 1

SGI at the WW100 Commemoration Peace Conference

SGI will participate in the WW100 Commemoration international peace conference which will be held in Auckland on 19-20 September at the Auckland University of Technology. 

The conference which is entitled “World Without War – Action for Peace,” has invited Mr. Kimiaki Kawai, Programme Director for Peace Affairs of SGI Japan, who will be a keynote speaker at 

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THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF WORLD WAR 1

posted on 15 June 2015

SOKA GAKKAI INTERNATIONAL OF NEW ZEALAND PARTICIPATES IN THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF WORLD WAR 1

SGINZ representatives participate in ANZAC Day service

SGINZ General Director Ian Gordon at the 100th anniversary wreath laying ceremony.

On Saturday 25 April 2015, representatives of Soka Gakkai International of NZ (SGINZ) laid a wreath at the Wellington Cenotaph in front of the New Zealand Parliament in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the World War 1 Battle of Gallipoli. 

 

 

 

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Wellington Mayor’s Peace network

posted on 17 May 2015

Soka Gakkai International of New Zealand joins Wellington Mayor’s Peace network

Wellington Mayor Celia Wade-Brown addresses the peace hui

On 17 May 2015, around 60 people representing local organisations and individuals involved in peace activities in Wellington City, including the United Nations Association, the Peace Foundation and SGINZ, attended the Wellington Council’s Inaugural Peace Hui hosted by Mayor Celia Wade-Brown at council offices. Among the guests was 

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