Seana K. Magee

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'Human security' in focus at U.N. symposium cosponsored by Japan

National Mar 5, 2019

'Human security' in focus at U.N. symposium cosponsored by Japan

A recent high-level symposium at the United Nations hosted by Japan and other member states emphasized "human security," tracing the framework's evolution through decades of U.N. efforts to cope with humanitarian and environmental crises around the world. The event, which took place on Feb. 28 ...

Mayor of tsunami-hit city stresses resilience and inclusivity at U.N.

National Nov 6, 2018

Mayor of tsunami-hit city stresses resilience and inclusivity at U.N.

The mayor of Rikuzentakata, Iwate Prefecture, which was devastated by the 2011 tsunami disaster, stressed Monday how resilience and inclusivity are necessary for rebuilding the city as he spoke at the United Nations to mark World Tsunami Awareness Day. "The inclusive and accessible society to ...