Hokkaido ILC Focuses on Japan’s Role in Korean Reunification

March 7, 2021

Sapporo, Japan—UPF-Japan held a Hokkaido International Leadership Conference (ILC), which focused on Japan’s role in Korean reunification and what Hokkaido can do.

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UPF-Japan Hosts Forum on the Korean Peninsula Featuring Russian Expert

February 24, 2021

Tokyo, Japan—A Russian expert in Korean studies spoke at an online forum co-hosted by UPF-Japan and the Institute for Peace Policies.

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UPF-Japan Forum Commemorates World Interfaith Harmony Week

February 12, 2021

Tokyo, Japan—World Interfaith Harmony Week 2021 was commemorated in Japan at the 113th Inter-Religious Forum, hosted virtually by UPF and the IAPD.

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Webinar Explores Turkey’s Korean War Efforts

January 15, 2021

Istanbul, Turkey—A UPF program recognized Turkey’s contributions to the Korean War.

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UPF-Japan Commemorates First Anniversary of WCLC

December 17, 2020

Tokyo, Japan—A webinar commemorating the first anniversary of the World Christian Leadership Conference (WCLC), organized by UPF-Japan, was attended by 260 participants.

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UPF-Japan Convenes Virtual Leadership Conference

November 21, 2020

Tokyo, Japan—UPF-Japan held a three-day virtual International Leadership Conference (ILC) on the theme “Peaceful Reunification of the Korean Peninsula.”

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Japan Summit and Leadership Conference Convened in Nagoya

October 5, 2019

Nagoya, Japan—The inaugural Japan Summit and Leadership Conference drew 750 participants from around the world to discuss “Peace in East Asia and Prospects for Japan-Korea-U.S. Cooperation.”

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International Day of Peace Observed in Kanagawa, Japan

September 15, 2019

Kanagawa, Japan—To commemorate the International Day of Peace 2019, UPF-Japan, in partnership with the Youth and Students for Peace, co-organized a beach cleanup in Kanagawa prefecture.

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Tokyo Forum Discusses Role of Soft Power

July 25, 2019

Tokyo, Japan—The 36th Peace Diplomats Forum, hosted by UPF-Japan, brought together ambassadors from 34 embassies in Japan at the United Nations University.

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International Day of Families Observed in Japan

April 27, 2019

Tokyo, Japan—To commemorate the International Day of Families 2019, UPF-Japan, in partnership with a local NGO, organized a clean-up project in Tokyo.

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Tokyo Forum Discusses New System to Boost Foreign Workers in Japan

April 3, 2019

Tokyo, Japan—The 35th Peace Diplomats Forum, hosted by UPF-Japan, discussed a new visa system to boost foreign workers in the country.

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World Interfaith Harmony Week Observed in Japan

February 21, 2019

Tokyo, Japan—In observance of UN World Interfaith Harmony Week 2019, UPF-Japan and its Council of Religious Ambassadors for Peace held an interreligious forum in Tokyo.

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International Day of Peace Observed in Japan

September 16, 2018

Kanagawa, Japan—UPF-Japan co-organized a beach cleanup in Kanagawa prefecture in observance of the UN International Day of Peace.

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UPF-Japan Holds 33rd Peace Diplomats Forum

July 4, 2018

Tokyo, Japan—The 33rd Peace Diplomats Forum discussed the role of Japan in the transformation of armed conflict.

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International Day of Families Observed in Japan

April 28, 2018

Tokyo, Japan—Every year families work together to clean up the streets in honor of International Day of Families. 

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32nd Peace Diplomats Forum Hosted by UPF-Japan

March 12, 2018

Tokyo, Japan—UN Security Council reform was the focus of the 32nd Peace Diplomats Forum, which took place at the United Nations University in Tokyo.

 

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World Interfaith Harmony Week Observed in Japan

February 1, 2018

Tokyo, Japan—UPF-Japan commemorated UN World Interfaith Harmony Week 2018 by holding a forum with approximately 80 Ambassadors for Peace and representatives of Shintoism, Buddhism, Judaism, Islam and Christianity.

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International Day of Peace Observed in Tokyo

September 21, 2017

Tokyo, Japan—On the occasion of the 2017 UN International Day of Peace, UPF-Japan, together with the Council of Religious Ambassadors for Peace, organized the project, Prayer for World Peace with Paper Cranes, in Tokyo.

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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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