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.
Why Atomic Bomb? As we hear the Incomplete families Cry for their missing members There are in a better place now As I see images after the bombing Inside my heart is racing and pounding As my brain is sad and hard to obtain those broken hearts in the images Why Atomic bomb Why?
— Genesis Bonval
All Poems Submitted to the Contest