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2019 UN Weeks in Busan

2019-10-23 431  Views

Turn Toward Busan (2018) 

Various events will take place during the 2019 UN Week in Busan to pay tribute to soldiers who fought and died during the Korean War.

❍ Period: October 24 - November 11, 2019

❍ Venues: UN Memorial Cemetery, UN Peace Memorial Hall, Busan Station and other areas in Busan

❍ Hosted and Organized by: Busan Metropolitan City, Busan Regional Office of Patriots and Veterans Affairs, Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affairs


Oct. 10 - 11, Special lectures at ASEAN Culture House

Oct. 19 - 20, Oryukdo Peace Festival at UN Peace Park

Appreciation Week

Oct. 24, 74th UN Day Ceremony at UN Memorial Cemetery (11:00)

Oct. 25,

International Peace Conference at The Westin Chosun Busan

Peace Music Concert at NORIMARU (19:00)

Oct. 26, Walking Event for World Peace around UN Memorial Cemetery (10:00)

Commemoration Week

Nov. 1, Turn Toward Busan Declaration and Lighting Ceremony

Nov. 9, Peace Festival at Busan Station Square

Nov. 6 to 11, Memorial events for U.N. forces of the Korean War at the UN Peace Memorial Hall

Nov. 11

“Turn Toward Busan” Commemoration Ceremony at UN Memorial Cemetery (10:55)

Appointment of Honorary Citizen of Busan to Korean War veterans at The Westin Chosun Busan (12:30)

Peace Music Concert at Busan Cultural Center (19:30)

For more information, please contact the City Diplomacy Policy Division at (051)888-7752.