Press Release (FY2013-2014)

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Date Title
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. 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)
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)
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)
Nov. 18, 2013 355,000 in 65 Countries and Regions to Take the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test on December 1 (PDF:213KB)
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)
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)
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. 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)
Aug. 27, 2013 Hou Hanru Lecture: Exhibitions making places (PDF:153KB)
Aug. 27, 2013 2013 The Japan Foundation Awards Awardee (PDF:426KB)
Aug. 1, 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. 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)
Jun. 10, 2013 300,000 in 22 Countries and Regions to Take
the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test on July 7 (PDF:99KB)
Jun. 1, 2013 The Japan Pavilion at the 55th International Art Exhibition - la Biennale di Venezia
Special Mention to Japan (PDF:271KB)
May. 30, 2013 Sugimoto Bunraku
"Sonezaki Shinju: The Love Suicides at Sonezaki"
2013 European Tour - Madrid / Rome / Paris (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)
Apr. 22, 2013 UNATTAINED LANDSCAPE (PDF:249KB)
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