We would like to thank our financial sponsor, The Sasakawa Peace Foundation, for their very generous support.
The Sasakawa Peace Foundation was founded in September 1986. Their mission is to to contribute to the welfare of humankind and the sound development of the international community, and thus to world peace, by conducting activities fostering international understanding, exchange, and cooperation, as well as efforts to promote these activities. SPF's activities include: undertake surveys and research, develop human resources, invite and dispatch personnel, organize international conferences and other forums, and conduct other activities fostering international understanding, exchange, and cooperation, as well as to collect, disseminate, and propagate information in order to carry out these and other activities necessary to accomplish the Foundation's mission
SPF will be sponsoring the opening dinner on Monday 21st October 2013.
For more information on the organization, visit: http://spf.org/e/profile/
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