Information Services and Other Activities

The Japan Foundation Communication Center provides information on international exchanges in Japan and abroad through its websites and periodical Wochi Kochi. It also supports and rewards people-to-people international activities.


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    The Japan Foundation Library
    The Japan Foundation Library maintains the collection on Japan, international exchange, and publication of the Foundation to provide an extensive information services on these topics.


  • The Japan Foundation Awards
    The Japan Foundation has presented the Japan Foundation Awards to individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to promoting international mutual understanding and friendship between Japan and other countries through academic, artistic and other cultural pursuits.
  • The Japan Foundation Prizes for Global Citizenship
    The Japan Foundation Prizes for Global Citizenship is intended to support organizations that endeavor to strengthen ties and networks among citizens both inside and outside Japan, share the knowledge, idea and expertise through intercultural exchange.

Public Relations

The following is provided to publicize the Japan Foundation's activities and international exchanges.

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