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.
What’s a Hibakusha? What’s hibakusha? "BOOM!" A loud bomb has emerged Crawling and Crying They stood up like a big tree Its not what, it who they are
— Nicole Cayton
All Poems Submitted to the Contest