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Cablegate: 2010 Pedophilia Certification: Japan

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OO RUEHFK RUEHKSO RUEHNAG RUEHNH
DE RUEHKO #2919 3560730
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 220730Z DEC 09
FM AMEMBASSY TOKYO
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 8360
INFO RUEHFK/AMCONSUL FUKUOKA PRIORITY 8040
RUEHNAG/AMCONSUL NAGOYA PRIORITY 5156
RUEHNH/AMCONSUL NAHA PRIORITY 0386
RUEHOK/AMCONSUL OSAKA KOBE PRIORITY 1852
RUEHKSO/AMCONSUL SAPPORO PRIORITY 8541

UNCLAS TOKYO 002919

SIPDIS

DEPARTMENT FOR IO/HR

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: AORC JA
SUBJECT: 2010 PEDOPHILIA CERTIFICATION: JAPAN

REF: STATE 120274

1. (U) After a reasonable but thorough review of
organizations with official status, accreditation, or
recognition from the United Nations University (UNU), post
has not identified any which condone or promote pedophilia.
The UNU moreover has an official policy of not granting any
official status, accreditation, or recognition to any
organization which promotes and condones or seeks the
legalization of pedophilia or has subsidiaries or member
organizations that do.

2. (U) The investigation was undertaken by means of direct
conversations with the UNU in Tokyo which reiterated the
UNU's official policy of non-support; by examining known
pedophilia support organizations to see if any had UNU ties
(none were discovered); and by examining the publicly
available information for unknown UNU-connected organizations
to determine any support for pedophilia (none was
discovered). A list of UNU affiliated organizations has been
sent separately to IO/HR.

3. (U) Total amount of staff time spent: approximately 5
hours (FO-04 level).

4. (U) Mission Point of Contact: Daniel Garrett, Political
Section, GarrettDH@state.gov
ROOS

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