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Poetry for Peace Contest

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.

Sadako

Sadako was unfortunate,

Unfortunate was she.

She died of leukemia,

Because of no peace.


— Zainab Y.
 

 


All Poems Submitted to the Contest

 

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