Soka Gakkai International
Buddhism in Action for Peace
History & Philosophy
Stories and reflections on the Buddhist approach to life
View exhibitions and other resources for the promotion of human rights education and raising awareness of global humanitarian challenges.
Three case studies involving schoolchildren in India, police officers in Australia and female victims of domestic violence in Turkey, illustrating the dramatic positive impact of human rights education and training. Jointly produced by the SGI together with Human Rights Education Associates (HREA) and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR).
As an active participant in the NGO Working Group on Human Rights Education and Learning of the Conference of NGOs in Consultative Relationship with the UN, the SGI is involved in preparation and delivery of joint statements issued to the UN community from time to time. Read significant statements issued by the working group from the links in the list below.