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What is HPC?

Hiroshima Peacebuilders Center (HPC)

The Hiroshima Peacebuilders Center (HPC) is a legally independent non-profit body created to conduct human resource development and research activities in the field of peacebuilding. HPC is commissioned by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan to implement the Program for Global Human Resource Development for Peacebuilding and Development.

About HPC Logo

The HPC logo symbolizes the Phoenix of Hiroshima, which underwent a miraculous post-war reconstruction after WWII. This presents the spirit of HPC to train professional peacebuilders to assist war-torn societies in the world today.