The Poetry for Peace contest was held from 15 September until 14 October 2011. The winners were anounced at a ceremony at UN headquarters in New York.
Below is one of the contest entries.
The Enormity of Their Sorrow Witnesses before us speaking of our history of the ripples, the consequence war on this world The whole nation the people of their country all of them swept away shaken by the disasters Reeling from the power unleashing of the atoms the enormity of their sorrow more than they can stand
— Raymond Foss
All Poems Submitted to the Contest