World March New Zealand
World March 5 Proposals

Welcome by M. Ban Ki Moon
Countries and territories on
the World Peace March route

Oceania and East Asia

Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Philippines.

Continental Asia

Bangladesh, China, India, Israel, Mongolia, Nepal, North Korea, Pakistan, Russian Federation, South Korea, Palestine, Turkey.


Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom.


Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, CÙte d'Ivoire, Egypt, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Kenya, Mali, Morocco, Mauritania, Mozambique, Niger, Senegal, Togo.


Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, United States, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Dominican Republic, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela.


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Abolition 2000

Abolition 2000 is a network of over 2000 organizations in more than 90 countries world wide working for a global treaty to eliminate nuclear weapons.

Waiheke Island

Waiheke Island Walk for Peace
including the Nuclear Abolition Flame
20th September, 10 am Peace Rock, Ostend - Alison Park

Waiheke Island Peace group is organizing a Walk for Peace on 20th September to commemorate UN International Day of Peace and to promote the World March for Peace and Nonviolence. The Peace Walk will go from the Peace Rock in Ostend to Alison Park. Peace Walkers will carry the Nuclear Abolition Flame lit from the Hiroshima Flame in Japan and brought back to New Zealand by Waitakere Mayor Bob Harvey. Gather at the Peace Rock at 10am. The walk itself will start at 11am. Transport from the Peace Rock to Alison Park will be provided for those who would like to participate but are unable to walk.

Contact Skate Atkins phone 021-02221-748 for more details or to request transport.

Nuclear Abolition Flame Vigil
September 17-26
Peace Rock, Ostend

Waiheke Island Peace Group plans to hold a vigil with the Nuclear Abolition Flame from September 17-26. The group will then take the Flame to Auckland for the opening events of the World March for Peace and Nonviolence on 27 September. Venue and times for the vigil to be announced soon.

Contact Skate Atkins phone 021-02221-748 for more details.

Spread the Nuclear Abolition Flame

The Nuclear Abolition Flame is both a real flame lit from the Peace Flame in Hiroshima and a virtual/online flame that can be spread around the world to promote nuclear abolition. The World March for Peace and Nonviolence calls on everyone to spread the flame to help abolish nuclear weapons globally.

Nuclear Free Nation

Aotearoa – New Zealand
A Nuclear free pioneer for peace.

Bob Harvey

Video 10th World Summit
of Nobel Peace
NZ Supporters
  • Rt Hon Helen Clark

    Rt Hon Helen Clark, Head of the United Nations Development Programme. Former Prime Minister of New Zealand

  • Dr Kate Dewes

    Dr Kate Dewes. Member of the United Nations Secretary-General's Advisory Board on Disarmament

  • Kerry Prendergast

    Kerry Prendergast. Mayor of Wellington. Mayor for Peace

  • Maui Solomon

    Maui Solomon. Representative of Moriori from Rekohu (Chatham Islands)

  • Moana Maniapoto

    Moana Maniapoto. Singer/songwriter. Winner of the Grand Jury Prize - International Songwriting Competition

  • Sir Paul Reeves

    Sir Paul Reeves. Former Governor General. Former Arch-Bishop of Aotearoa-New Zealand.

  • Pauline Tangiora

    Pauline Tangiora, Maori elder from the Rongomaiwahine (Women of Peace) Iwi. Member of the World Futures Council

  • Hon Phil Goff

    Hon Phil Goff. Leader of the Opposition

  • Teresa Bergman

    Teresa Bergman. NZ Idol Finalist

Press Releases News

Massive Final Act of the World March for Peace and Nonviolence

After traveling 200 thousand kilometers, the international team of the World March arrived today, January 2, at the Park of Study and Reflection Punta de Vacas in Argentina. Close to 20,000 people heard the representatives of the World March from Chile, Argentina, India, Italy, the Philippines, Spain and England that circled the globe calling for nuclear disarmament.

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