|The Nagasaki Global Citizens' Assembly for the Elimination
of Nuclear Weapons is envisioned asan international gathering with the potential
to be an hisotric turning point in the struggleto realize a peaceful 21st
century,free from the threat of nuclear weapons, and to ensure that Nagasaki
will remain the last spoton Earth to have suffered nuclear destruction.To
this end, the event will also serve to link people and NGOs from around
the world with the citizens of the city and prefecture of Nagasaki.