Bathing beach at the sea in front of Mihama Nuclear Power Plant, Fukui Prefecture, Japan, August 2004. Creator: Kenji Higuchi. All rights reserved.

Online event

Tuesday, 09. March 2021 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm Save in my calendar

Online event

Making the invisible visible

10 years Fukushima, 35 years Chernobyl: Still a long way from becoming history

Online event with panel contributions, group discussions and performance art around the topics: Chernobyl, Fukushima and the aftermath; Tokyo 2021 Olympics; Nuclear phase-out and the Climate Debate; and most importantly: How to succeed in the energy transition?


With contributions from

  • Sylvia Kotting-Uhl, Member of the German Bundestag – BÜNDNIS 90/DIE GRÜNEN
  • Hiroaki Koide, former scientist at the reactor research institute of the University of Kyoto
  • Alexey Nesterenko, Institute for radiation safety BELRAD/Minsk
  • Sonoda, evacuee from the Fukushima nuclear disaster, Fukushima campaigner
  • Alex Rosen, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW)
  • Steffi Richter, Japanologist – University of Leipzig
  • Steffi Groll, Ecology and Sustainability Division – Heinrich Böll Foundation

and further representatives from civil society and the environmental movement:

  • Yu Kajikawa, Sayonara Nukes Berlin
  • Angela Wolff, ausgestrahlt Hamburg
  • Heike Wiegel, aufpASSEn e.V. Remlingen


Audience discussion in four thematic groups (groups freely selectable)

» Fukushima and NOlympia Tokyo (in English & German language)

» Belarus: The Chernobyl Aftermath and the Comeback of Nuclear Power (in German)

» Nuclear phase-out & climate debate (in German)

» Renewable Energy Transition: How do we move forward? (in German)


Artistic contributions from

Followed by audience discussion with the artists


Background information on the topics of the event can be found on our online dossier Fukushima ist noch nicht Geschichte (in German Language)



Felix Speidel (hbs Berlin)
Martin Kastranek (hbs Schleswig-Holstein)


Please register for the event using the registration button above


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Heinrich Böll Foundation - Headquarters Berlin
Simultaneous translation