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October 15, 2016

Remarks by Kazuo Ishiwatari Executive Director, Peace and Global Issues, SGI on the occasion of Humanitarian Disarmament Forum

I would like to express my sincere thanks to the organizers of the Humanitarian Disarmament Forum for having me to speak today.

October 13, 2016

Public Statement in Support of the Multilateral Negotiation of a Nuclear Weapons Ban in 2017

Article 26 of the United Nations (UN) Charter envisages the "establishment and maintenance of international peace and security with the least diversion for armaments of the world's human and economic resources." However, in the decades since the adoption of the Charter, the world has diverted immense stores of material, economic, technical and intellectual resources to the production and maintenance of a vast and growing array of armaments.

August 29, 2016

Building a Nuclear-Weapon-Free World

Remarks by Mr. Kazuo Ishiwatari
We are standing at an important juncture in history.

July 15, 2016

The need to transform disregard for human life

Kazuo Ishiwatari, Chair, Soka Gakkai Peace Committee
Together with activities for human rights education, sustainable development and humanitarian issues, nuclear weapons abolition is key focus of Soka Gakkai's peace movement.

August 6, 2015

The need to transform disregard for human life

On May 1, 2015, together with other faith groups, SGI supported the launch of a joint statement of "Faith Communities Concerned about the Humanitarian Consequences of Nuclear Weapons" that was delivered at the Civil Society Presentation of the NPT Review Conference at the UN Headquarters in New York.

April 17, 2014

"Making A Difference - Faith communities speak to the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons"

Faith, science, diplomatic and policy leaders come together to consider the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons, and discuss pathways for collaboration between the faith-based and secular advocacy communities.

May 13, 2013


Antinuclear Exhibition "Everything You Treasure" Opens in Geneva

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