An Online Seminar on the UN 75th Anniversary Declaration and the SDGs (02/10/2021)

2021-09-08

The Global Peacebuilding Association of Japan, in cooperation with AFICS-Japan, Kyoto Peacebuilding Center, and ACUNS-Tokyo Office, will host an online seminar titled “the United Nations 75th Anniversary Declaration and the Sustainable Development Goals” featuring Prof Akiko Yuge, Ms Norimasa Shimomura, Ms Mikiko Tanaka, and Ms Chikako Takase. Please register online at https://forms.gle/GeqMM1jitjn9NbFF9 or contact Dr Dahlia Simangan (simangan[@]hiroshima-u.ac.jp) to attend the seminar.

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UN Special Envoy for Myanmar, Christine Bergner, met on May 26, 2021, with former UN Special Representatives and Japanese Ambassadors at the Kyoto International Peacebuilding Center in Tokyo. During her stay in Tokyo, the UN Special Envoy also met with Japanese Foreign Minister Motegi and Senior Political Leaders ETO Seishiro, AISAWA Ichiro and NAKAGAWA Masaharu. (25/07/2021)

2021-07-25

UN Secretary-General`s Special Envoy for Myanmar Christine Bergner met with Yasushi AKASHI (Former SRSG for Cambodia, former Yugoslavia) Sukehiro HASEGAWA (Former SRSG for Timor-Leste) Tadamichi YAMAMOTO (Former SRSG for Afghanistan) at the Kyoto International Peacebuilding Center on the Tokyo Gaien Campus on May 26, 2021. Former Japanese Ambassadors to the United Nations, Kenzo OSHIMA, Takahiro SNINYO and Toshiya HOSHINO also participated in the meeting along with Mr. Takahiro NIWA, Chairman of the Council of the Kyoto International Peacebuilding Center.

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ASEAN Members divided on UN Resolution on Export of Arms to Myanmar. (18/06/2021)

2021-07-01

The UN General Assembly calls upon Myanmar to swiftly implement the five-point consensus reached at the Leaders’ Meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations held on 24 April 2021 to facilitate a peaceful solution in the interest of the people of Myanmar and their livelihoods, and to that end calls upon all stakeholders in Myanmar to cooperate with the Association and the Special Envoy of the Chair of the Association, and expresses its support for these efforts.

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