Fiscal Year 2013-2014

Mar. 28, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation

Mar. 27 2014
Japan-U.S. Young Creators Exchange Group 1
Five Up and Coming Young Fashion Designers to head New York on April 13, promoting “Cool Japan” (PDF:215KB)
Mar. 19, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation

Mar. 17, 2014
JFIC Library: Small Exhibition "From Our Rare Book Collection"
Dates: March 24 - 28, 2014
Mar. 13, 2014
KAKEHASHI Project (The fourth group of short-term tour)
200 Japanese Youth to head for various locations in the U.S. on March 4, 2014, delivering "Charm of Regions" and "Cool Japan" (PDF:135KB)

The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Mar. 10, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation

Mar. 7, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation

Mar. 4, 2014
KAKEHASHI Project (The fourth group of short-term tour)
200 Japanese Youth to head for various locations in the U.S. on March 4, 2014, delivering "Charm of Regions" and "Cool Japan" (PDF:137KB)
Mar. 3, 2014
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in February, 2014

Feb. 18, 2014
JFIC Library: National Diet Library "Digitized Contents Transmission Service for Libraries in Japan"

Feb. 3, 2014
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in January, 2014

Jan. 20, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation

Jan. 10, 2014
JFIC Library: Small Exhibition "From Our Rare Book Collection"
Dates: January 20 - 24, 2014

Jan. 8, 2014
KAKEHASHI Project (The third group of short-term tour)
125 Japanese Youth to head for various locations in the USA on January 14, 2014, delivering "Charm of Regions" and "Cool Japan" (PDF:165KB)

Message from the President
Jan. 6, 2013
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in December, 2013

Dec. 26, 2013
For the achievement of "WA Project" ~Toward Interactive Asia through "Fusion and Harmony"~

Dec. 11, 2013
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation

Dec. 2, 2013
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in November, 2013
Nov. 27, 2013
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation

Nov. 26, 2013
JFIC Event
Exhibition: "Pombo in Japan"
- International Collaboration for a Picture Book -

Dates: December 17, 2013 - January 14, 2014
Venue: The Japan Foundation JFIC lounge
Nov 18, 2013
355,000 in 65 Countries and Regions to Take the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test on December 1 (PDF:213KB)
Nov. 13, 2013
JFIC Library Small Exhibition "From Our Rare Book Collection"
Dates: November 25 - 29, 2013
Nov 8, 2013
Leading Journalists to come to Japan
from Algeria, Tunisia, Libya and Morocco
International Symposium
"North Africa and Japan in the 21 Century: Creating the Society of Peace and Coexistence through International Cultural Exchange"
November 20, 2013 at Liberty Hall, Meiji University Tokyo (PDF:159KB)
Nov. 1, 2013
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in October, 2013

Oct. 30, 2013
174 Japanese Youth to head for various locations in the USA on November 3, 2013,
delivering "Charm of Regions" and "Cool Japan"
~ KAKEHASHI Project (The second group of short-term tour) (PDF:153KB)
Oct. 24, 2013
152 Japanese High School Students to head for various locations in the USA,
delivering "Charm of Regions" and "Cool Japan"
~KAKEHASHI Project(PDF:148KB)
Oct. 1, 2013
"An Evening of Noh and Kyogen"
Date: Friday, 29 November 2013
Venue: Kongo Nohgakudo
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in September, 2013
Sep. 27, 2013
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation

Sep. 20, 2013
Program Guidelines 2014 - 2015

Sep. 19, 2013
Be an Ambassador to Japan!
Young Foreign-Service Officers and Public Officials around the world to participate the program on Japanese language, culture and society
(September 18, 2013 - ) (PDF:215KB)
Sep. 13, 2013
Message from the President
2013 The Japan Foundation Awards Awardee
Sep. 12, 2013
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation

Sep. 10, 2013
Exploring New Frontiers in Traditional Bunraku Puppetry
"Sonezaki Shinju: The Love Suicides at Sonezaki"
The first-ever overseas tour to start on September 27, 2013 (PDF:327KB)
Sep. 9, 2013
Japanese Movie Screenings with English Subtitles at Kyoto Office
Date: October 2013 to January 2014
Venue: Event Hall, Kyoto International Community House
Sep. 2, 2013
JFIC Library Small Exhibition "From Our Rare Book Collection"
Dates: September 9 - 13, 2013
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in August, 2013
Aug. 27, 2013
Hou Hanru Lecture: Exhibitions making places (PDF:153KB)
2013 The Japan Foundation Awards Awardee (PDF:426KB)
Aug. 26, 2013
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation

Aug. 15, 2013
Lecture
“Cultural Diplomacy - Opportunities and Limits of Soft Power in Foreign Policy”

Date: September 19, 2013
Venue: JFIC Hall “Sakura”
Aug. 6, 2013
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation

Aug. 5, 2013
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation

Aug. 1, 2013
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in July, 2013
Philippines sees Yayoi Kusama’s art for the first time in “I Love Kusama” exhibit
I speak KUSAMA – a lecture by Akira Tatehata on Aug 10 (PDF:282KB)
Jul. 30, 2013
JFIC Library Featured Display: Japanese Toys
Dates: August 5 - 23, 2013
Jul. 23, 2013
Japanese Junior Jazz Orchestra to Perform in New Orleans as a
Token of Appreciation for the Musical Instruments
Received after the Earthquake Disaster
August 1 – 7, 2013 (PDF:258KB)
Jul. 8, 2013
Quick Estimate of the Number of Japanese-Language Learners Abroad
Learners Increase by 9.1% for a Total of 3.98 million
Survey Report on Japanese-Language Education Abroad 2012 (PDF:119KB)
Jul. 5, 2013
Japan Pavilion for the 14th International Architecture Exhibition at the Venice Biennale (2014)
Kayoko Ota appointed Commissioner
The theme: “A Storehouse of Contemporary Architecture”(PDF:218KB)
Jul. 1, 2013
Japan Expo 2013 in France
Lecture by Developer of Hatsune Miku, Demonstration of Enshu Tea Ceremony, and Screening of Doraemon

Dates: July 4 - July 7, 2013
Jun. 13, 2013
Message from the President was updated
Jun. 10, 2013
300,000 in 22 Countries and Regions to Take
the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test on July 7 (PDF:99KB)


Jun. 7, 2013
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation was updated

Jun. 1, 2013
The Japan Pavilion at the 55th International Art Exhibition - la Biennale di Venezia
Special Mention to Japan (PDF:271KB)
May. 31, 2013
Videos presenting the activities of the Recipients of the Japan Foundation Prizes for Global Citizenship 2012 are also available on YouTube.
May. 30, 2013
Sugimoto Bunraku
“Sonezaki Shinju: The Love Suicides at Sonezaki“
2013 European Tour - Madrid / Rome / Paris Starting from May 12 as KAKEHASHI Project -the Bridge for Tomorrow- (PDF:230KB)
May. 13, 2013
2,300 American Students Visit Japan to Experience
Japanese Culture and Regional Attractiveness
Starting from May 12 as KAKEHASHI Project -the Bridge for Tomorrow- (PDF:62KB)
May. 8, 2013
JFIC Library: We have started our official Facebook.
Apr. 22, 2013
UNATTAINED LANDSCAPE (PDF:249KB)


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