International Day of Peace Observed in Kanagawa, Japan

September 17, 2017

Kanagawa, Japan—To commemorate the International Day of Peace, UPF-Japan, in partnership with the Youth and Students for Peace, organized a cleanup at a beach in Kanagawa prefecture.

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World Interfaith Harmony Week Observed in Japan

January 19, 2017

Tokyo, Japan—To commemorate U.N. World Interfaith Harmony Week 2017, UPF-Japan’s Council of Religious Ambassadors for Peace held an interreligious forum. 

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International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace Launched in Japan

November 23, 2016

Tokyo, Japan—An International Leadership Conference launching the International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace (IAPP) in Japan was held on November 11 and November 16 to 17. 

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UPF-Japan Holds Forum on Refugees, Terrorism, and Nationalism

November 11, 2016

Tokyo, Japan—UPF-Japan held its 28th Peace Diplomats Forum on “Refugees, Terrorism, and Nationalism in Europe and the Future Prospects.” 

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UPF International Announces Regional ILCs

October 28, 2016

New York, United States—UPF International today announced the dates for the three remaining International Leadership Conferences (ILCs) of 2016.

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Diplomats in Tokyo Discuss Peace in the Asia-Pacific Region

July 20, 2016

Tokyo, Japan—UPF-Japan held its 27th Peace Diplomats Forum on the “Prospect of Japan’s Diplomacy and Security Policy: Focusing on Japan-U.S.-Australia Relations.” 

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International Day of Families Observed in Japan

April 29, 2016

Tokyo, Japan—UPF-Japan and the South Tokyo Assembly of Ambassadors for Peace held their fourth annual ”Family Clean Rally 246” in observance of the International Day of Families. 

 

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UPF-Japan Hosts Concert with the ‘Golden Voice of Togo’

April 23, 2016

Sendai, Japan—UPF-Japan and the Togolese Embassy co-hosted a concert as part of the Embassy’s month-long Togo Cultural Festival 2016 in Japan.

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Diplomats Hold Tokyo Forum on Disarmament

April 6, 2016

Tokyo, Japan—The 26th Peace Diplomats Forum was held by UPF-Japan on the theme “Japan’s Role in Disarmament and Non-Proliferation.”

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World Interfaith Harmony Week Observed in Japan

February 25, 2016

Tokyo, Japan—To commemorate UN World Interfaith Harmony Week, UPF-Japan organized an event on the topic, “Clarifying the Role of Religious Leaders Toward Peacebuilding.”

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Diplomats in Tokyo Discuss Sustainable Development Goals

November 27, 2015

Tokyo, Japan—UPF-Japan commemorated the 70th anniversary of the UN by organizing the 25th Peace Diplomats Forum, on the theme, “Actions Toward the Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.” 

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UPF-Japan Celebrates UN Day

October 17, 2015

Tokyo, Japan—UPF-Japan celebrated UN Day 2015 on October 17 with an event and discussion on how to implement the UN Alliance of Civilizations’ programs in local communities in the country. 

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UPF-Japan: Promoting Marriage and Family Values

September 29, 2015

Tokyo, Japan—UPF continued its focus on addressing the declining birth rate in Japan through its most recent International Leadership Conference. 

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UPF-Japan Commemorates International Day of Peace

September 20, 2015

Kanagawa, Japan—UPF-Japan together with the volunteer group TANPOPO commemorated the UN International Day of Peace by organizing a beach cleanup. 

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Conference Proposes a Vision for Revitalizing the Family in Japan

September 12, 2015

Tokyo, Japan—Addressing the rapidly aging population and declining birth rate in Japan was the focus of a conference UPF organized on September 12. 

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UPF-Japan Forum Discusses Sustainable Development

July 15, 2015

Tokyo, Japan—UPF-Japan held its 24th Peace Diplomats Forum on the “Post-2015 Development Agenda and Decent Work: Key for Sustainable Development.” 

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Experts Discuss Solutions to Japan’s Declining, Aging Population

June 21, 2015

Sapporo, Japan—Japan’s aging and fast-declining population is a growing concern in the country. UPF-Japan has organized events in nine major cities in June to discuss solutions to this issue.   

 

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Global Day of Parents Observed in Japan

May 28, 2015

Tokyo, Japan—UPF-Japan held its 63rd Interfaith Forum in observance of the Global Day of Parents on May 28.

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Korean and Japanese Youth Connect with Ukraine through Service

May 10, 2015

Lviv, Ukraine—Several young people from Korea and Japan journeyed to the historic city of Lviv in western Ukraine to take part in Religious Youth Service projects.

 

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International Day of Families Observed in Japan

April 29, 2015

Japan—UPF-Japan collaborated with the South Tokyo Assembly of Ambassadors for Peace to organize the third annual ”Family Clean Rally 246” in observance of the International Day of Families. 

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