Youth gather in Marshall Islands for Nuclear Survivors project | Pacific Beat

Youth gather in Marshall Islands for Nuclear Survivors project

Youth gather in Marshall Islands for Nuclear Survivors project

Updated 28 February 2014, 10:07 AEDT

Tomorrow marks 60 years since the Castle Bravo nuclear test which contaminated four of the atolls in the Marshall Islands.

The fall out from the blast impacts on the health and wellbeing of the Marshallese to this day.

To mark the anniversary, youth representatives from other nuclear-affected areas including Japan and Kazakhstan will join the young people of Marshall Islands for a week of digital storytelling workshops centred around Nuclear Survivors Day.

Rico Ishi, is co-ordinator of the youth delegates attending the Nuclear Futures workshop.

Presenter: Richard Ewart

Speaker: Rico Ishi, Youth Delegate Co-ordinator at Nuclear Futures

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