About Us


The Soka Gakkai is a lay Buddhist organization with a membership of over 12 million people around the world. The Soka Gakkai International (SGI), an international nongovernmental organization with the aim to contribute to society, is in consultative status with the United Nations. The SGI Office for UN Affairs operates in New York and Geneva, representing the SGI at the UN working primarily in the areas including peace and disarmament, sustainable development, human rights education, and gender equality and women’s empowerment.

  • New York

    SGI Office for UN Affairs
    130 East 40th Street
    Suite 602
    New York, NY 10017
    +1 212-727-7018
    info@sgi-ouna.org

  • Geneva

    SGI Office for UN Affairs
    Geneva Liaison Office
    150 Route de Ferney, P.O. Box 2100
    CH-1211 Geneva 2, Switzerland
    +41 22-755 2700
    info@sgi-ouna.org