UNITAR is the first United Nations entity to establish a presence in the symbolic city of Hiroshima, in response to the desire of its people and authorities to contribute more actively to global peace and development. The Hiroshima Office has an inherent strength in the areas of post-conflict reconstruction as well as the broader themes of international peace and security. These notions continue to evolve, demanding a comprehensive approach incorporating the ideals of human security including community, economic, environmental, food, health, personal, and political security.
The UNITAR Hiroshima Office is undertaking a range of new and exciting training programmes and community engagement activities in 2015. Read more »