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Have historical understanding based on the correct facts For the future of our children To protect the honor of Japan Restore the right state of Japan The Global Alliance for Historical Truth (GAHT)
Deep Condolence to the Great Leader Shinzo Abe(April 2022)
(Message From a lawyer and our friend in the U.S.) I read with great sadness about the senseless assassination of Shinzo Abe. He was a strong defender of the dignity of the Japanese nation. Please accept my condolences. I am glad that Pres. Biden will visit the Japanese Embassy to pay his respects. Please stay well. Most sincerely yours, July 9, 2022 --------------------
Written Statement submitted to the UN (April 2022)
The Office of Intergovernmental Support and Coordination for Sustainable Development of the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs announces an open call for written and oral statements for the 2022 ECOSOC High-level Segment (HLS) for NGOs in consultative status with ECOSOC. The 2022 the UN ECOSOC HLS will be held from 13 to 18 July 2022, on the theme "Building back better from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) while advancing the full implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development." This is a unique opportunity for GAHTC to contribute to expressing a critical concern to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. GAHT submitted the statement as attached. The fokkowing is the main points: [|||||||||| For the last thirty yeras, the UN hadtackled the issue of Comfort Women, but not solved. The issue worsend the bilateral relations between Japan and Republic of Korea, averted attentions to Korean women's presnt problems: the yearly increased suicedes and sex-violences. The UN should end this unsolvable, endless, unethical, and evil argument, instead show herself as a solvable organization, and spare her valuable fund and resources for actual problems, including Korean women and the 2030 SDG. [|||||||||| GAHT Written Statement submitted to U.N.
************************************** Written Opinion submitted to the UN
The international controversy between Japan and the Republic of Korea (ROK) on the gcomfort womenh began in the predecessor of HRC: Human Rights Committee (CHR) from 1992. In January 1996, the committee did gtaking noteh of the Special Rapporteur Ms. Radhika Coomaraswamy report. Since then, the issue has been taken up and argued in almost all UN human rights bodies such as former CHR, HRC, ILO, CCPR, CESCR CAT, CEDAW, CERD, and CED. Thirty years from the beginning, 26 years from the Coomaraswamy Report, the UN and its human rights-related organs have been single-mindedly issued the recommendations to the government of Japan. However, the recommendations have solved the issue at all. What a huge international and global-wide waste of resources!!!, Mottainai!. GAHT sent a proposal to the UN to end this lengthy issue. ****************************** Dr. Mera's posthumous work is published today. The book is now at Amazon both in forms of Paperback and eBook (Digital Book) Title: American Soldiers Witnessed Korean Comfort Women- "Flowers of the War" Japanese also Ascertained their Nature Author and Editor: Koichi Mera Kiyoshi Hosoya Translation from Japanese to English: GAHT-US Corporation Copyright of Japanese SoldiersfStatements in Japanese: Research and Policy Center on Media *****************************
[Announcement] Dr. Koichi Mera has passed away. We pray for the repose of his soul in memory of his great feat. The farewellings shall be held on:
Los Angles: February 1, 2020 Tokyo: February 13, 2020 (from 17:00)
The details will be announced shortly.
GAHT submitted a witten statement on the comfort women issue to the UN Human Rights Council in February: GAHT Written Statement submitted to U.N. HRC
Dr. Mera remarked the GAHT's statement at UN HRC meeting on March 13. UN Web video Link (His remark begins in 2hours and 25 minutes.) -------------------------------- Special Consultative Status Granted to GAHT-US Corporation On July, 2018 the NGO Branch of Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) informed that gGAHT-US Corporationh was granted Special Consultative Status.> The statusfs privileges and benefits are, according to the ECOSOC Resolution 1996/31, adopted on July 25, 1996: - Consultative status allows GAHT to be informed about the provisional agenda of ECOSOC - GAHT is allowed to attend at meetings and to access to the U.N. of New York, Geneva, and Vienna - GAHT is allowed to submit written statements relevant to the work of the ECOSOC on subjects in which GAHT has a special competence. - GAHT is allowed to make oral presentations at ECOSOC, as well as the items on which GAHT should be heard - Commissions and other subsidiary bodies of ECOSOC may consult with GAHT, and such consultations may be arranged at the request of GAHT. - A commission of ECOSOC may recommend that GAHT undertakes studies or investigations, or prepare papers for the commission - GAHT shall be able to consult officers of the appropriate offices of Secretariat on matters of mutual interest or concern. Such consultation shall be at the request of GAHT or the Secretary-General - The Secretary-General may request GAHT to carry out studies or prepare papers - The Secretary-General is authorized to offer U.N. facilities to GAHT, including: Eaccommodation for conferences or smaller meetings related to the work of ECOSOC, as available Eappropriate seating arrangements and facilities for obtaining documents during public meetings of the General Assembly that deal with matters in the economic and social and related fields @Earrangement of informal discussions on matters of special interest to groups or organizations @Eaccess to United Nations press documentation services @Eprompt and efficient distribution of documents related to ECOSOC and its subsidiary bodies as the Secretary-General deems appropriate Euse of United Nations libraries ---------------------------- inserted by FC2 system