International Year for the Culture of Peaceto the International Decade"
ASIA Panel 1
In Japan, thanks to the efforts of the National Federation of UNESCO Associations of
Japan, 2 500 organizations took part in the International Year and over one million
signatures were collected on the Manifesto 2000.
The national Chinese television promoted the Manifesto 2000 and China participated in the
organization of an exhibition of paintings by young people for a culture of peace.