Peace and Disarmament

Back to listMay 16, 2005

SGI-Mexico Representatives Participate in Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zones Conference in Mexico

SGI-Mexico sends representative to Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zones (NWFZ) Conference in Mexico City

On April 26-28, a Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zones (NWFZ) Conference was held in Mexico City, Mexico. Representatives from some 90 member nations of the world's four NWFZ--Latin America and the Caribbean, the South Pacific, Southeast Asia and Africa--participated. Sixteen non-governmental organization representatives also attended, including SGI-Mexico General Director Roberto Rios. Participants discussed steps towards preventing nuclear proliferation and achieving nuclear disarmament on a global scale.