Collaborator: Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
Program: Hiroshima Hibakusha - Successor of the atomic bombing experience
Goal: Sharing the perspectives of World War II across the Pacific.
Virtual program provided the opportunity for interaction between guests and participants
Conveyed the awareness of perspectives and experiences of individuals from Japan who were affected by World War II
Educated participants about the history of World War II and the importance of reconciliation and peace throughout the world
“It truly is an honor to listen to a hibakusha from Japan. The extensive training is quite impressive and is an exceptional way to carry on the stories of history to the world and for future generations. I for one, have not had this amazing opportunity to listen to a story of a survivor from Japan. Naoko was able to share the story with passion and knowledge. Impressive” (participant)