ICU is a recognized leader in international education and is known in Japan for its emphasis on academic excellence. ICU is designated as one of seven Rotary Centers for International Studies in peace and conflict resolution throughout the world. The ICU Rotary Peace Center seeks to develop fellows from different parts of the world skilled in addressing issues of conflict and development and actively engaged in enhancing international peace and cooperation.
The ICU Rotary Peace Center commits itself to this mission in line with Rotary International’s long established tradition of peace and conflict resolution and peace-building through its well-known global projects addressing concrete problems of human suffering and deprivation. In furthering this mission, the ICU Rotary Peace Center shall actively coordinate its activities with various Rotary Peace Centers, related academic research and civil society organizations, local communities, and the various Rotary chapters in Japan.