Wellington Women Walk 4 Peace

From Asian Report

It’s International Women’s Day and Lynda’s chasing a group of outspoken and inspiring Pan-Asian women during a march for peace throughout the streets of Wellington.

Gathering outside Parliament before the Walk for Peace.

Gathering outside Parliament, Wellington.

Lynda interviewing Lachlan Mackay, Vice President, UN Association of NZ.

Sue Lytollis and Katrina Hope (3rd and 4th from the left) Women's Refuge, New Zealand.

Healthcare not warfare.

The march underway, Lambton Quay.

Police support. Guiding the demonstrators during the march.

Rochelle Stewart-Allen, CACCR, Victoria University.

On the streets of Wellington, Women Walk 4 Peace.

Belinda Bonzon-Liu (centre), her daughter Brianna (left) and Syerina Syahrin (right) lead the march.

The Pan-Asian team behind the Walk 4 Peace.

Gathering in Civic Square.

Catherine Delahunty, (on right) for the Green Party.

Katrina Hope demonstrates self defence, check out the audience participation!.

Gathering in Civic Square for speeches.

Lining up to sign the scroll.

Demonstrator, flowers say it all.

Mayor Celia Wade-Brown.

Nicola Pauling (Voice Arts Trust) helps her daughter to sign the scroll for the UN.

Let there be Peace on Earth.

Pan-ethnic demonstrators.

Peace on Earth.

Speaker Vanisa Dhiru (left) and Belinda Bonzon-Liu (centre) at Civic Square.

Syerina Syahrin (left) and Dr Nigar Partow (centre).

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