Three events of SSFS6, co-organized by Global U and Lingnan University, will be held on the following dates:
A. June 24-26, 2019: Summer School on “Nuclear Weapons and Power, Current Challenges and Responses”. Rebecca Johnson, Founding President of The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), 2017 Nobel Peace Laureate, will be the speaker to explain issues about nuclear power plants, nuclear weapons, gender, colonialism, and the status of people’s movements for disarmament and peace today. The Fukushima Book Committee from Japan will present a case study of the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant disaster, with inputs from Aihara Hiroko and Ohashi Masaaki.
B. June 28-30, 2019: Forum on “Ecology, Livelihood and Community Regeneration”. Rebecca Johnson, Katherine Gibson, Wen Tiejun, Dai Jinhua, among others, will be speakers at the Forum. To enable in-depth discussions, papers will be made available in English and Chinese one month before the Forum.
C. July 1-3, 2019: Workshop on Architecture and Urbanism. Eka Swadiansa is curator of this Workshop co-organized with SPIRIT_45.
In addition, on June 27, a visit to local communities in Hong Kong will be organized. In the evening, a film The Bamboo Bridge will be screened with post-screening discussion with Katherine Gibson. There will also be public lectures given by some Forum participants on July 1-3.
A registration fee will be charged, and accommodation at Lingnan University student hostels will be available.