Yu-ai Friendship Newsletter of the World Friendship Center, NPO Experiencing Hiroshima through the World Friendship CenterYovana Milosevic(Translated by Sumiko Kanetsuna) Briefly living in Hiroshima, Japan and staying at the World Friendship Center is easily the biggest blessing in my life.  I encountered an entirely different culture by living in it for a month and a half, and there were surprises waiting for me at every corner.  I was able to participate in daily discussions involving peace, compassion, kindness, and debates on current world issues.  I attended numerous lectures on not only Hiroshima’s history specifically, but also about how it has been represented in the media over time, what the current…

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Yu-ai Friendship Newsletter of the World Friendship Center, NPO WFC Peace Seminar Activity ReportObservation tour to Tottori Yonago Solar Park and Pumped-Storage Hydroelectric Power Station  by Asaka Watanabe  (Translated by Mikiko Shimizu) Six members of the WFC Peace Seminar including the lecturer, Syoji Kihara, went on a trip October 22nd and 23rd. It was a tour to learn from a variety of places, such as – the circumstances of the Shimane nuclear power plant an observation tour of the Matanogawa Pumped-Storage Hydroelectric Station between Tottori and Okayama Tottori Nature and Environment Center which is a base of Tottori Soft Bank Tottori Yonago Solar Park Yonago Waterfowls Park, among others. We…

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