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.
Hiroshima Bomb Hiroshima bomb, destruction and fright awaits and then collapses The Bomb It dropped and landed, calamity strike, and then they perished
— Mahdia Ahmed
All Poems Submitted to the Contest