Hope Step Japan!

Three years after the disaster. What have we learned from it?

8 Mar 2014

It is three years after the earthquake and the Fukushima meltdown.
Hope Step Japan looks back and forward with workshops and performances throughout the day, lectures on nuclear power, radiation exposure and more, and loads of really good food, film and music. From 13:00 to 21.00, tickets are €8.


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Hope Step Japan! Program

13.00 - Opening
13.30 - Skype talk The research into radiation exposure of farm animals in Chernobyl and Fukushima over the past three years by Yoichi Matsuki
14:20 - Talk Can the Japanese People Stop Nuclear Power? by Kjeld Duits and Naoko Richters
15:30 - Presentation Reflecting on the three years after 3/11 by Wim Turkenburg
15:40 - Discussion Round table discussion Energy policy without nuclear with Peer de Rijk (moderator, WISE International) Liesbeth van Tongeren (2e kamer GroenLinks, Naoko Richters, representative of Hope Step Japan! Wim Turkenburg and more guest speakers.
16:50 - Kamishibai&music performance by Donge school kids and Ayumi & Hikaru Matsuda
16.30 - Musica d’amore by Utako Arakawa (soprano), Asako Ogawa (violin), Ayumi Matsuda (recorder)
17:30 - Presentation The Mycelium Project by Willem Velthoven, Mediamatic
18:10 - Performance continue / ripple by Sato Endo, Tashi Iwaoka, Ismaera, Ayumi Matsuda, Yui Nakagami, Christiaan, Naomi Sato
18:30 - Cinema evening A2-B-C by Ian Thomas Ash

All day

Workshop: Hope Step Post by Masaaki Oyamada
Workshop: Fukushima Namazu by Arne Hendriks
Workshop: Jumping-Power Plant by Team HSJ
Exhibition: The Sound of March 11 by Yota Morimoto
Exhibition: PURBomb by Erwin Nederhoff
Exhibition: screening organized by Satellietgroe
Screening: Zone—The life that did not exist by Naotoshi Kitada
Report: Three years after Fukushima: a visual and chronological picture by HSJ accusation team
Handout: Possible influence on animals and plants due to radioactive contamination by Animal Rights for Japan
HSJ Library: Interviews, publications
Food: various yummy food stands!

More information

From 13.00 to 21.00. Location: Mediamatic, VOC-kade 10, Oostenburg Amsterdam. Tickets are €8 (includes a Mediamatic membership for 9 weeks). Free for children under 12.