Global Risk and Crisis Management Program
The TPNW Conference Closes, Challenges to Overcome Political Agendas [in Japanese]
DateJune 25, 2022
BibliographyMainichi Shinbun
AuthorAKIYAMA, Nobumasa
Summary Professor Akiyama shares his thoughts on the TPNW convention held in Vienna which ended on June 23. He indicates the significance of the number of countries that participated and the importance of how these countries displayed the will to ban nuclear weapons. However, he also points out the challenges of the meeting’s outcomes and Japan’s role in nuclear disarmament.