Ramesh Thakur is Senior Research Fellow for the Toda Peace Institute where he is responsible for the programme on cooperative security and disarmament. Emeritus Professor in the Crawford School of Public Policy in Canberra, he has previously served as Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations and Senior Vice Rector of the UN University in charge of its Peace and Governance Programme; and Director of the Centre for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament at the Australian National University.
Hugh Miall is Emeritus Professor of International Relations at the University of Kent, and Chair of the Conflict Research Society. He has been Research Director of the Oxford Research Group, Director of the Richardson Institute for Peace and Conflict Research, a Research Fellow in the ...
Kimiaki Kawai is Research Fellow for the Toda Peace Institute where he is responsible for the area of emerging technologies, peace and security. Prior to taking this position in October 2019, Kawai served as Director of Peace and Human Rights at Soka Gakkai International (SGI) and Director of the Soka Gakkai Peace Committee.