広島平和研究所

International Symposium on March 17 and March 18, 2018 
Nuclear Weapons, Governance and Peace in Asia

                   
                  


DATE&TIME: March 17, 2018 13:00-17:30 & March 18, 2018 9:30-12:00
VENUE: International Conference Center Hiroshima, Second basement (B2F) “Dahlia”
                 (1-5 Nakashima-cho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima, JAPAN)

HOSTS: The Hiroshima Peace Institute (HPI), Hiroshima City University (HCU) /
            The Research Center for Nuclear Weapons Abolition (RECNA), Nagasaki University
SUPPORTER: The Hiroshima Peace Culture Foundation

CAPACITY: 100 people/each day  (first-come-first-served basis)
LANGUAGES: English/Korean/Japanese (simultaneous translation provided)


◇◇◇ PROGRAM ◇◇◇

Saturday, March 17 
   
13:00~ ≪OPENING≫ 
   Opening Remarks and Orientation from Organizers

13:20~ ≪SESSION I:Nuclear Weapons in Asia: Trends and Issues≫ 
   KIM Sung Chull (Professor, Seoul National University, Korea)
      The North Korean Crisis: Its Characteristics and Future Challenges
   LEE Seong Hyon (Research Fellow, the Sejong Institute, Korea)
      China’s Nuclear Strategy and Its Implications for Asia-Pacific Security
   FUKUI Yasuhito (Associate Professor, HPI)
      Nuclear Development Program in India and Pakistan and their Influence

 ■ Discussant: YOSHIDA Fumihiko (Vice Director, RECNA)
 ■ Chairperson: Robert JACOBS (Professor, HPI)

15:30~ ≪SESSION II : Human Security and Governance≫ 
   SON Hyun Jin (Associate Professor, HPI)
      Human Rights Problem and Governance in North Korea
   Narayanan GANESAN (Professor, HPI)
      Human Security and Governance in Southeast Asia: Major Developments and Issues 
   XU Xianfen (Associate Professor, HPI)
      Modernizing the Governance System in China

 ■ Discussants: Puangthong PAWAKAPAN (Visiting Research Scholar, CSEAS, Kyoto University)
   ■ Chairperson: YUASA Takeshi (Professor, HPI)


Sunday, March 18

9:30~ ≪SESSION III: Peace and the Role of International Organizations in Asia≫ 
   NISHIDA Tatsuya (Associate Professor, HCU)
      The International Security Environment in Asia
   YUASA Takeshi (Professor, HPI)
      Changing and Relativizing Shanghai Cooperation Organizations (SCO)
   LEE Jong Won (Professor, Waseda University)
      East Asian Community Initiatives: History and Present Situation

    ■ Discussant: IWASHITA Akihiko (Professor, Hokkaido University)
    ■ Chairperson: KIKKAWA Gen (Director, HPI)

11:30~ ≪CLOSING≫