Meeting of the Shinzo Abe Initiative for Peace and Security
On August 10th, 2022, the Boston Global Forum held its high level dialogue at Dalat Palace Heritage Hotel, Vietnam to discuss the Shinzo Abe Initiative for Peace and Security, hosted by Nguyen Anh Tuan, CEO of Boston Global Forum and Founder of the Initiative, with the participation of Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak and Former Japanese State Minister of Defense Yasuhide Nakayama.
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak shared his views on the vision and mission of the Initiative, believing that it serves as a living monument for the late Shinzo Abe while emphasizing the need to assess the Initiative beyond its concepts and adopt practical methods to realize its goals.
Former Japanese State Minister of Defense and Coordinator of the Initiative in Japan, Yasuhide Nakayama provided insights into ongoing conflicts in certain regions and expresses his dedication to work toward solutions and continue Shinzo Abe’s legacy in peace and security. He believes that the discussion serves as strong pillars for future development and that the ideas formed and exchanged at the meeting are helpful resources and bases for further discussions on world peace.
CEO Nguyen Anh Tuan reinforced the importance of maintaining a clear vision while taking practical approaches to peace and security issues. He concluded the meeting with great affirmation of commitment as the Boston Global Forum embarks on the Initiative and thanks the guests for their valuable contributions.
The Shinzo Abe Initiative for Peace and Security was established to not only honor Abe’s significant contributions and dedication to world peace and security, but also to connect world leaders (leaders of government and businesses), scholars, thinkers, and creators to continue his legacy and work toward world peace, security, and prosperity.
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak, Former Japanese State Minister of Defense Yasuhide Nakayama and CEO of Boston Global Forum Nguyen Anh Tuan discussed the Shinzo Abe Initiative for Peace and Security.