Know about Japanese-language education abroad

The construction of a basic foundation for Japanese-language education is a significant part of the programs. Activities include sharing expertise, conducting a survey of overseas Japanese-language institutions, and creating opportunities for information exchange.

With the collaboration of Japan Foundation's overseas offices, Japanese embassies, consulates, and other entities, a global survey of institutions providing Japanese-language education is conducted every three years. This is the world's only large-scale survey on Japanese-language education. The results of the survey are frequently quoted by the media and the academia

The Japan Foundation provides database of institutions offering Japanese-language education.

The JF Nihongo Network as “The Sakura Network” is a global network linking the core Japanese-language institutions and teacher associations to promote the language and improve the quality of education. The Japan Foundation's overseas offices and influential organizations in educational activities in the whole country/region join forces to support effective education in each country.

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