In this seminar, organized at UNU Headquarters in Tokyo by UNU-ISP, Japanese government policymakers and practitioners will offer the diplomatic corps and the public an overview of Japan`s changing international peace cooperation activities, and review the implications of those activities with international observers.
The seminar will feature keynote presentations by Reiichiro Takahashi (Director-General, International Peace Cooperation Headquarters, Cabinet Office, Government of Japan) and Nobushige Takamizawa (President, National Institute for Defense Studies, Ministry of Defense, Government of Japan). These will be followed by a panel discussion with (TBC) Kiyohiko Toyama (Member, Diet of Japan (Komeito); member of the Foreign Affairs Committee) and Naoto Sakaguchi (Member, Diet of Japan (DPJ); member of the Foreign Affairs Committee), moderated by Prof. Sukehiro Hasegawa (Hosei University). The seminar will conclude with a Q&A session.
For more information, see the event announcement on the UNU-ISP website.
United Nations University Headquarters Building