Sukehiro HASEGAWA (長谷川 祐弘)

Current affiliation

 ・Director for Academic Exchange and Cooperation, UN Association of Japan
 ・Chair, Council, Hiroshima Peacebuilding Center
 ・Member, Board of Director, Earth Charter Commission of Japan
 ・Chief, ACUNS Tokyo Office

Activities in the Association

 ・GPA members debate the fate of the United Nations in the Trump Era (28/01/2017)

 ・Hasegawa: Integration and National Ownership Key for Successful Peacebuilding (19/01/2017)


 ・A paradigm shift called for in Japan’s role in UN peace operations (22/11/2016)

 ・Consultation meeting held on UN Police Reform by Geneva Center for Democratic Control of Armed Forces, DCAF and Global Peacebuilding Association of Japan (23/09/2016)

Professional history

 ・Professor, Department of Global Politics, Faculty of Law, Hosei University (2006-2013)
 ・Visiting Professor, United Nations University, Tokyo (2006-2013)
 ・Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations for Timor-Leste (2004-2006)
 ・UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Timor-Leste, Rwanda, Samoa, Niue, Tokelau, Cook Islands (2006-2002, 1995-1996, 1985-1987)
 ・UNDP Deputy Assistant Administrator for Asia and the Pacific (1996-1999)
 ・Director for Policy Planning (1994)
 ・Deputy Executive Coordinator, UN Volunteers Programme (1987-1993)
 ・UNDP Deputy Resident Representative in Nepal, Indonesia (1979-80, 1981-84)

Academic training

 ・Ph.D in International Relations and Development, Washing University, St. Louis
 ・MA in International Public Administration, ICU, Tokyo
 ・BA in Political Science, University of Michigan


 ・Hasegawa, Sukehiro (2019). “Stimmen zu Deutschland im Sicherheitsrat 2019/2010: Visionäre Fihrugngsrolle nötig,” in Zeitschrift für die Vereinten Nationen und ihre Sonderorganisationen, 2/19 (Deutsche Gesellscnaft fur die Vereinten Nationen e.V.), p.74. ISSN: 0042-384X


 ・長谷川祐弘(2018)『国連平和構築――紛争のない世界を築くために何が必要か――』. 日本評論社.

 ・長谷川祐弘(2018)「転機にきた日中韓と国連との関係」『国連ジャーナル』. 2018年 春号. 日本国際連合協会:21-44頁.



 ・Hasegawa, Sukehiro. (March 2017). Meeting of Heads of UN Association of Japan, China and Korea – Improved Selection Process for the Secretary-General of the United Nations and Discussion of Conflict Prevention of Japan, China and Korea. United Nations Journal. The United Nations Association of Japan: 15-25.


 ・Hasegawa, Sukehiro. (2016). Post-Conflict Leadership– Key to Sustainable Peace and Development. UN Chronicle. New York: United Nations.


 ・Hasegawa, Sukehiro (2015). Japan and the United Nations: Its Past, Present and Future. In Hiroshi Kato et. al. eds. Japan’s Development Assistance: Foreign Aid and the Post-2015 Agenda. Palgrave Macmillan: 239-254.


 ・Hasegawa, Sukehiro. (2013). Primordial Leadership: Peacebuilding and National Ownership in Timor-Leste. Tokyo: UN University Press.