Soka Gakkai International
Buddhism in Action for Peace
History & Philosophy
Stories and reflections on the Buddhist approach to life
On May 11, 2010, a petition of signatures from over 2 million Japanese youth was presented to the UN High Representative for Disarmament Affairs at the SGI-USA Culture Center in New York City. The petition, collected by Soka Gakkai youth members, called for the adoption of a Nuclear Weapons Convention that would comprehensively ban nuclear weapons.