Izumi Nakamitsu (United Nations), “UN’s Role in the Global Disarmament Agenda”


Monday, November 1, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm


Online Only
Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for Disarmament Affairs, United Nations
Moderator: Christina L. Davis
Director, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations; Professor of Government; Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
This seminar is part of the Special Series on Policy Innovations in Crises, supported by a grant from the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP). Co-sponsored by the International Security Program (ISP), Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School.


Additional Resources

About Us.” United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs. 2021. 

United Nations Office of Disarmament Affairs (UNODA).” NTI, 2021.

Interview with UN Under-Secretary General Izumi Nakamitsu, High Representative for Disarmament Affairs.” Soka Gakkai International. 2020.

Integrating gender perspectives in the NPT review process.” UNODA, 2021. 

SALIENT fund launched – connects small arms regulation to development.” UNODA, 2019.

Youth must be included in disarmament and non-proliferation.” UN News, 2021.

Izumi Nakamitsu (Disarmament Affairs) on Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty – Security Council, 8865th meeting.” UN Web TV, 2021.