Chronology

[1987]

Mar. 12The Founding Meeting of the Promoters of the JFIR was held and elected Dr. OKITA Saburo Chairman, Mr. HATTORI Ichiro President, and Prof. ITO Kenichi Vice President
Mar. 16“Policy Steering Committee” was established
Apr. 28Incorporation of JFIR was registered at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
May. 18“Policy Committee” was established
May. 23President HATTORI Ichiro contributed 200 million yen to the JFIR as its Endowment
May. 26President Hattori Ichiro passed away and Vice President ITO Kenichi became Acting President
Jun. 24“Diplomatic Affairs Roundtable” was established

[1988]

Mar. 3 The 1st Policy Recommendations "The Structural Adjustment of Economies of Japan, U.S. and Asian NICs" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. WATANABE Toshio were presented to Prime Minister TAKESHITA Noboru and immediately announced publicly at a press conference
Jul. 21 “Diplomatic Affairs Roundtable” was renamed as “Foreign Policy Roundtable”

[1989]

Mar. 15 The 2nd Policy Recommendations "Long-term Political Vision for Stabilization and Cooperation in Northeast Asia" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. KAMIYA Fuji were presented to Prime Minister TAKESHITA Noboru and immediately announced at a press conference
Jun. 2 “Finance Committee” was established
Jul. 25 The 3rd Policy Recommendations "How to Best Utilize Economic Resources of Japan for Development of World Economy" drafted by the Task Force of Mr. KANAMORI Hisao were presented to Prime Minister UNO Sosuke and immediately announced at a press conference

[1990]

Apr. 3 The 4th meeting of the Board of Directors was held and elected Vice President ITO Kenichi President
Apr. 5 The 4th Policy Recommendations "Japan, the United States and Global Responsibilities" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. INOGUCHI Takashi were presented to Prime Minister KAIFU Toshiki and immediately announced at a press conference
Aug. 14 The 5th Policy Recommendations "Stabilization of the International Monetary and Trade Systems" drafted by the Task Force of Mr. MANO Teruhiko were presented to Prime Minister KAIFU Toshiki and immediately announced at a press conference
Sep. 10-11 The 3rd International Exchange Seminar "The First Japan-ASEAN Roundtable" was held in Tokyo

[1991]

Apr. 10 The 6th Policy Recommendations "Japan's Response to the Changing Soviet Union" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. TAKUBO Tadae were presented to Prime Minister KAIFU Toshiki and immediately announced at a press conference

[1992]

Jan. 7 As the JFIR's Visiting Research Fellowship was introduced, Mr. YANG Bo-Jiang of the China Institute of Contemporary International Relations arrived as its first Visiting Research Fellow
Feb. 27 The 7th Policy Recommendations "For a More Open Market in Japan" drafted by the Task Force of Mr. TAKENAKA Ichio failed to get the endorsement of a two-thirds majority of the Policy Council and it was decided that they shall not become recommendations
Mar. 12 The JFIR Fifth Anniversary Symposium "The Role of Japan in the New World Order" was held in Tokyo
May. 26 “Policy Steering Committee” was renamed as “Steering Committee”
Jun. 4 “Emergency Policy Committee” was established
Sep. 6-8 International Symposium Commemorating the 20th Anniversary of the Normalization of Relations between Japan and the People's Republic of China "Japan-China Relations in a Rapidly Changing World: Objectives and Challenges" was held in Tokyo
Oct. 7 The 8th Policy Recommendations "The Strengthening of the U.N. Peace Function and Japan's Role" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. SATO Seizaburo were presented to Prime Minister MIYAZAWA Kiichi and immediately announced at a press conference

[1993]

Feb. 5 Emergency Policy Committee took an initiative in organizing a national committee to call for the "Tariffication of the Importation of Rice," which in turn announced a public appeal signed by 113 opinion leaders. It printed its appeal in an opinion advertisement page of the four leading national newspapers of Japan, Yomiuri, Mainichi, Sankei and Nihon Keizai Shimbuns
Feb. 9 Chairman OKITA Saburo passed away
Jun. 8 The 9th Policy Recommendations "Japan's Response to the Transformation of Socialist Economies in Asia" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. SATO Tsuneaki were presented to Prime Minister MIYAZAWA Kiichi and immediately announced at a press conference
Nov. 16 The 10th Policy Recommendations "Political Cooperation with Europe: Japan's Agenda for 21st Century" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. NAKANISHI Terumasa were presented to Prime Minister HOSOKAWA Morihiro and immediately announced at a press conference

[1994]

Jan. 1 The first issue of "The Japan Forum on International Relations Bulletin" was published
Feb. 1 An Annex (Suite 803) was opened to its Headquarters (Suite 1301) at the Turris Akasaka Building, 2-17-12 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Feb. 28 The 12th meeting of the Board of Directors was held and elected Mr. IMAI Takashi Chairman
Mar. 9-11 The First Sinaia Dialogue with Japan "Reform and Stability in Eastern Europe and Former Soviet Union: Japan's Interest and Political Contribution" was held in Sinaia, Romania
Jun. 17 The 11th Policy Recommendations "The Future of Regionalism and Japan" drafted by the Task Force of KOBAYASHI Minoru were presented to Prime Minister HARA Tsutomu and immediately announced at a press conference
Spt. 30 Special Research Project "The 21st Century Seminar" was established

[1995]

Jan. 25 The 12th Policy Recommendations "The Future of China in the Context of Asian Security" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. KOJIMA Tomoyuki were presented to Prime Minister MURAYAMA Tomiichi and immediately announced at a press conference
May. 24-27 The Second Sinaia Dialogue with Japan "Nation, Civilization and Humanity in the 21st Century" was held in Sinaia, Romania
Jun. 7 The Council on Nuclear Energy and Disarmament (CNED) was established
Aug. 3 The 13th Policy Recommendations "The Essence of U.S.-Japan Economic Conflicts and Japan's Response" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. SHIMADA Haruo were presented to Prime Minister MURAYAMA Tomiichi and immediately announced at a press conference

[1996]

Mar. 24-26 The first Pan-Asian Colloquium "Perspective of International Security Framework in the 21st Century: Global and Regional" was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Jun. 5 The 14th Policy Recommendations "The Perspective of Security Regimes in Asia-Pacific Region" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. WATANABE Akio were presented to Prime Minister HASHIMOTO Ryutaro and immediately announced at a press conference
Jun. 17 Special Research Project "Preventive Diplomacy" was launched
Nov. 6 Special Research Project "Chechnya Study Group" was launched
Nov. 27 The 15th Policy Recommendations "The WTO System and Japan" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. SAKAMOTO Masahiro were presented to Prime Minister HASHIMOTO Ryutaro and immediately announced at a press conference
Dec. 15-22 Study Council on Chechen Affairs invited the Vice-Prime Minister and the Foreign Minister of the Chechen Republic of Itshkeria to Japan

[1997]

Apr. 24 Special Research Project "Foreign and Security Strategy (Grand Strategy)" was launched
Jul. 11 The JFIR 10th Anniversary Symposium "The Role of Japan in the World in the 21st Century" was held in Tokyo

[1998]

Jan. 20-21 International Symposium on Preventive Diplomacy "The Challenges for Preventive Diplomacy in the Changing World" was held in Washington D.C. under the co-sponsorship of JFIR and the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
Mar. 5 The 16th Policy Recommendations "Japan's ODA in the 21st Century" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. KUSANO Atsushi were presented to Prime Minister HASHIMOTO Ryutaro and immediately announced at a press conference
Mar. 6 The 16th Policy Recommendations "Japan's ODA in the 21st Century" was personally presented to Foreign Minister OBUCHI Keizo, member of the Board of Directors of JFIR
Mar. 6-7 Tokyo Asia Atomic Energy Forum "For the Renaissance of Nuclear Power in Asia" co-sponsored by The Japan Council on Nuclear Energy, Environment & Security (CNEES) and JFIR was held in Tokyo
May 21 Special Research Project "The Maritime Nation of Japan: Its Civilization and Strategy" was launched. Hereafter referred to as the Maritime Nation Seminar
Jul. 20-21 International Symposium on Preventive Diplomacy "The Challenges for Preventive Diplomacy in Asia-Pacific" was held in Beijing under the co-sponsorship of JFIR and China Institute of Contemporary International Relations (CICIR)
Aug. 24 The 17th Policy Recommendations "Japan and International Society in the Age of Information Revolution" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. KUMON Shumpei were presented to Prime Minister OBUCHI Keizo and immediately announced at a press conference
Oct. 2 Public Forum on "Japan and ODA: National Interests and International Contributions" was held
Nov. 27 Special Research Project "Domestic Sources and Constraints of Japan's International Contributions" was launched

[1999]

Apr. 19 The 18th Policy Recommendations "Japan's Initiatives towards US, China and Russia" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. ITO Kenichi were presented to the late Prime Minister Obuchi Keizo and immediately announced at a press conference.
Jul. 19 The Japan Center for Preventive Diplomacy was established as an attached organization to JFIR at its founding meeting

[2000]

May 26 The 19th Policy Recommendations "Economic Globalization and Options for Asia" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. TRAN Van Tho were presented to Prime Minister MORI Yoshiro and immediately announced at a press conference
Jun. 12 International Workshop "Japan in Pursuit of an International Role: Domestic Sources and Constraints of Japan's International Contributions" co-sponsored by JFIR and The Brookings Institute was held
Sep. 15-17 International Symposium "Building the Financial System of the 21st Century: An Agenda for Japan and the United States," co-sponsored by JFIR and Harvard University Law School, was held at Bretton Woods in the U.S.

[2001]

Apr. 9 The first meeting of the "Study Group on Japan's Foreign Policy toward Russia" was held. Subsequent meetings held on May 2 and June 1
Jul. 6 The 20th Policy Recommendations "Towards Collective Human Security: A New Internationalism and Japan" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. INOGUCHI Kuniko were presented to the Prime Minister KOIZUMI Junichiro and immediately announced at a press conference
Oct. 24 The 21st Policy Recommendations "Japan's New Initiative for Global Environment" drafted by the Task Force headed by Prof. YAMAMOTO Ryoichi were presented to the Prime Minister KOIZUMI Junichiro and immediately announced at a press conference
Dec. 13 Special Research Project "Redefining the U.S.-Japan Alliance: Toward Building a Security Community" was launched

[2002]

Jan. 24 The JFIR 15th Anniversary Symposium "The Maritime Nation of Japan: Its Civilization and Strategy" was held in Tokyo
Apr. 10 Special Research Project "Japan in Asia: What Should We Do?" was launched
Jul. 8 The Tokyo International Forum "Energy Security and Environment: The Role of Nuclear Power" was held in Tokyo
Dec. 18 The 22nd Policy Recommendations "Building a System of Security and Cooperation in East Asia" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. TANAKA Akihiko were presented to Prime Minister KOIZUMI Junichiro and immediately announced at a press conference

[2003]

Jun. 20 The 23rd Policy Recommendations "Japan's Initiative for Economic Community in East Asia" drafted by the Task Force of Mr. YOSHIDA Haruki were presented to Prime Minister KOSIZUMI Junichiro and immediately announced at a press conference.

[2004]

Apr. 28 The 24th Policy Recommendations "New World Order and Future of Japan-U.S. Alliance drafted by the Task Force of Prof. Ito Kenichi were presented to Prime Minister Koizumi Junichiro and immediately announced at a press conference.
May 18 The Council on East Asian Community (CEAC) was established in Tokyo, Japan.
Nov. 1 The Japan-U.S. Joint Symposium "Redefining the U.S.-Japan Alliance: Toward Building a Security Community was held in Washington D.C., the U.S.
Dec. 5-6 The Second Conference of "East Asia Forum was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Dec. 13 The 25th Policy Recommendations "Japan's Place in the World: The Strategic Value of Culture and Education drafted by the Task Force of Prof. HAKAMADA Shigeki were presented to Prime Minister Koizumi Junichiro and immediately announced at a press conference.

[2005]

Aug. 10 The 26th Policy Recommendations "Emerging New Threats and Japan’s National Security" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. SASE Masamori were presented to Prime Minister Koizumi Junichiro and immediately announced at a press conference.
Aug. 21-23 The Third Conference of "The Network of East Asian Think-tanks"(NEAT) was hosted by JFIR in Tokyo.

[2006]

May 18 The 27th Policy Recommendations "Establishment of an International Energy Security System" drafted by the Task Force of Mr. NAITOH Masahisa were presented to Prime Minister Koizumi Junichiro and immediately announced at a press conference.
Oct. 30 The 28th Policy Recommendations "Japan and China in the Changing Asia" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. KOJIMA Tomoyuki were presented to Prime Minister Abe Shinzo and immediately announced at a press conference.

[2007]

Jan. 23-24 The Japan-China Dialogue "The Japan-China Relationship and Energy and Environmental Issues" was held in Tokyo.
Mar. 12 The JFIR 20th Anniversay Dinner was held in Tokyo.
Sep. 5 The 29th Policy Recommendations "India's Leap Forward and Japan" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. SAKAKIBARA Eisuke were presented to Prime Minister ABE Shinzo.
Sep. 7 The 29th Policy Recommendations "India's Leap Forward and Japan" were announced at a press conference.
Oct. 31-
Nov.1
The Fifth Conference "East Asia Forum" was hosted by JFIR in Tokyo.

[2008]

Feb. 20 The 30th Policy Recommendations "Nature of Russian State and Japan's Strategy towards Russia" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. HAKAMADA Shigeki were presented to Prime Minister FUKUDA Yasuo and immediately announced at a press conference.
Apr. 18 "The Study Group on Japan's Strategy" was launched.

[2009]

Jan.13 The 31st Policy Recommendations "Japan's Strategy for its Agriculture in the Globalized World" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. HONMA Masayoshi were presented to Prime Minister ASO Taro.
Jan.14 The 31st Policy Recommendations "Japan's Strategy for its Agriculture in the Globalized World" were announced at a press conference.
Oct. 22 The 32nd Policy Recommendations "Positive Pacifism and the Future of the Japan-U. S. Alliance" drafted by the Task Force of Prof. ITO Kenichi were presented to Prime Minister HATOYAMA Yukio
Oct. 23 Opinion advertisement on The 32nd Policy Recommendations "Positive Pacifism and the Future of the Japan-U. S. Alliance" appeared on a number of national newspapers both in Japanese and in English.

[2010]

Feb. 8 International Symposium “The Japan-China Dialogue: Promoting Japan-China Cooperation on Environmental Issues of the 21st Century" was held in Tokyo
May 13 International Workshop "Promoting Japan-U.S. Cooperation in Non-Traditional Security: the Case of Counter Piracy" was held in Tokyo.
May 14 International Symposium “The Japan-U.S. Dialogue: Promoting Japan-U.S. Cooperation in Non-Traditional Security: the Case of Counter Piracy" was held in Tokyo
May 24 The Japan-U.S. Roundtable to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Revision of the U.S.-Japan Security Treaty "The Japan-U.S. Alliance at 50 : Crossroads or Continuity ?" was held in Tokyo
June 23 Opinion advertisement on The Japan-U.S. Roundtable to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Revision of the U.S.-Japan Security Treaty appeared on a number of national newspapers in Japanese
Nov. 16-17 International Workshop "The U.S.-Japan Alliance in 'the Era of Smart Power'" was held in Washington, D.C.
Nov. 24 The 33rd Policy Recommendations "Prospects and Challenges for the Acceptance of Foreign Migrants to Japan" co-drafted by Amb. HIRABAYASHI Hiroshi and Prof. IGUCHI Yasushi were presented to Prime Minister KAN Naoto
Nov. 25 Opinion advertisement on The 33rd Policy Recommendations "Prospects and Challenges for the Acceptance of Foreign Migrants to Japan" appeared on a number of national newspapers in Japanese
Dec. 6-7 International Symposium "Australia-Japan 1.5 Track Dialogue" was held in Canberra, Australia.

[2011]

Feb. 14International Symposium “The Japan-U.S. Relations in the Era of Smart Power” was held in Tokyo
Feb. 15Japan-U.S. Workshop “The Japan-U.S. Relations in the Era of Smart Power” was held in Tokyo
Feb. 25International Symposium “East Asia in Transition and New Perspectives on Regional Cooperation” was held in Tokyo
Mar. 28JFIR was granted the status of a public-interest foundation by the Prime Minister
Apr. 1JFIR was reincorporated and registered as a public-interest foundation
Apr. 25-26International Symposium “The 8th Japan-Singapore Symposium” was held in Singapore
May. 6Study Group on “The Rise of Emerging Countries and the Future of Global Governance” was launched (concluded on Mar. 31, 2012)
May. 6Study Group on “Long-term Prospect of Japan-U.S.-China Relations” was launched (concluded on Mar. 31, 2012)
Oct. 28Study Group on “Business and Diplomacy” was launched (concluded on Mar. 30, 2012)

[2012]

Jan. 20The 35th Policy Recommendations “Expansion of China and Japan’s Response” drafted by Prof. ITO Kenichi, Chairman of the Policy Committee, were presented to Prime Minister NODA Yoshihiko and immediately announced at a press conference
Jan. 17Opinion advertisement on the 35th Policy Recommendations “Expansion of China and Japan’s Response” appeared on a number of national and English newspapers
Jun. 15The 36th Policy Recommendations “Japan’s Energy Strategy in the Age of Globalization” drafted by Prof. ITO Kenichi, Chairman of the Policy Committee, were presented to Prime Minister NODA Yoshihiko
Jun. 18The 36th Policy Recommendations “Japan’s Energy Strategy in the Age of Globalization” were announced at a press conference
Jun. 20Opinion advertisement on the 36th Policy Recommendations “Japan’s Energy Strategy in the Age of Globalization” appeared on a number of national and English newspapers
Jul. 6“Intellectual Exchange Program on Security” was launched (concluded on Mar. 31, 2013)
Aug. 22Study Group on “Foreign Policy on Space of Each Country” was launched (concluded on Mar. 29, 2013)
Sep. 7“Japan-China Intellectual Exchange Project (Maritime Security)” was launched (concluded on Feb. 28, 2013)
Sep. 7“Japan-China Intellectual Exchange Project (Environment)” was launched (concluded on Feb. 28, 2013)
Sep. 12International Symposium “The Japan-U.S. Dialogue: Japan-U.S. Alliance at a New Stage: Toward a Provider of International Public Goods” was held in Tokyo

[2013]

Jan. 24International Symposium “The Japan-China Dialogue: Toward a Future-Oriented Japan-China Relationship” was held in Tokyo
Feb. 21International Symposium “The Japan-Black Sea Area Dialogue: How to Develop Japan and Black Sea Area Cooperation” was held in Tokyo
Mar. 25-26International Symposium “The 9th Japan-Singapore Symposium” was held in Tokyo
May 31Study Group on “Grand Design of the U.S.-Japan Alliance at a New Stage” was launched (concluded on Mar. 31, 2015)
May 31Study Group on “Building a New Network of Think Tanks in the Asia-Pacific Region” was launched (concluded on Mar. 31, 2015)
May 31Study Group on “Japan's Values and Foreign Policy: Intangible Power in International Relations” was launched (concluded on Mar. 31, 2014)
Jul. 1Study Group on “Solid Waste Management in Nepal” was launched (concluded on Mar. 31, 2015)
Aug. 1Study Group on “Confidence-Building Measures between China and Japan in New Domains” was launched (concluded on Mar. 31, 2014)
Aug. 26Study Group on “Evaluation of Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA)” was launched (concluded on Mar. 31, 2014)
Oct. 30International Symposium “Toward the Making of Shared Values in Foreign Policy” was held in Tokyo
Nov. 18International Symposium “Grand Design of the U.S.-Japan Alliance at a New Stage” was held in Washington, D.C.

[2014]

Jan 16International Symposium “The Japan-China Dialogue: Toward Building Confidence between Japan and China in ‘New Domains’” was held in Tokyo
Mar. 5International Symposium “The Japan-U.S. Alliance in Changing International and Domestic Environments” was held in Tokyo
Apr. 25Study Group on “Challenges in ‘Human Security’ and Japan’s Diplomatic Strategy” was launched (concluded on Mar. 31, 2015)
Jul. 18Study Group on “Population Aging and Security of Japan” was launched (concluded on Jul. 31, 2015)
Aug. 5The 37th Policy Recommendations “Positive Pacifism and Japan's Course of Action” drafted by Prof. ITO Kenichi, Chairman of the Policy Committee, were presented to Prime Minister ABE Shinzo and announced
Aug. 6Opinion advertisement on the 37th Policy Recommendations “Positive Pacifism and Japan's Course of Action” appeared on 3 national newspapers
Nov. 20International Symposium “The U.S.-Japan Alliance in a New Defense Guidelines Era” was held in Washington, D.C.
Nov. 20-21International Symposium “The 10th Japan-Singapore Symposium” was held in Singapore
Nov. 21International Symposium “Japan and Europe: Creating Together a Better Future – Rule-Based and Prosperous” was held in Tokyo
Dec. 12International Symposium “The Japan-Asia Pacific Dialogue" on "The Asia-Pacific in Global Power Transition: How Many Great Powers?" was held in Tokyo

[2015]

Feb. 9International Symposium “The Japan-East Asia Dialogue: What Should We Do toward Reliable International Relations in Asia?” was held in Tokyo
Feb. 9International Symposium "The Japan-U.S. Dialogue: Alliance in a New Defense Guideline Era" was held in Tokyo
Apr. 24Study Group on “The Ukraine Crisis and Japan's Diplomacy That Takes a Panoramic Perspective of the World Map” was launched (in progress)
Apr. 24Study Group on “U.S.-Japan Alliance in the Era of Japan as a Proactive Contributor to Peace” was launched (in progress)
Apr. 24Study Group on “Maritime Territorial Issues in East Asia and Strategy for Crisis Management” was launched (in progress)
Aug. 10The Report of the 7th Expanded Policy Council on “Statement by Prime Minister ABE Shinzo on the 70th Anniversary of the End of the War” were presented to Prime Minister ABE Shinzo and announced
Sep. 3International Symposium “The Japan-China Dialogue: Toward Building a Future-Oriented Japan-China Relationship” was held in Tokyo
Nov. 11The 1st meeting of International Symposium “Japan-Euro Intellectual Dialogue” was held in Tokyo
Dec. 10International Symposium “A New Horizon of Regional Cooperation in East Asia: Overcoming the Age of Complex Risk” was held in Tokyo
Dec. 11The 1st “Study Meeting on International Affairs” (Theme: the Current Situation and Challenges of Human Trafficking) was held in Tokyo

[2016]

Jan. 13International Symposium “The Evolving US-Japan Alliance in a Dynamic East Asia” was held in Washington, D.C.
Mar. 2International Symposium “The Japan-U.S. Dialogue” on “Evolving Japan-U.S. Alliance in a Turbulent Time of Transition: Sustaining an Open, Rules-Based Global Order” was held in Tokyo
Mar. 15The 2nd “Study Meeting on International Affairs” (Theme: the Current Situation and Challenges of International Medical and Health Issues) was held in Tokyo
May 16Study Group on “Global Health Governance and Japan’s Diplomacy” was launched (in progress)
Jun. 1Study Group on “International Order in the Asia-Pacific and Japan-ASEAN Cooperation” was launched (in progress)
Jul. 12International Workshop “International Order in the 21st Century and the Security of Maritime Asia” was held in Tokyo
Nov. 10International Workshop: “Maritime-Territorial Issues in East Asia and Strategy for Crisis Management” was held in Honolulu
Nov. 14The 8th Expanded Policy Council on “The Ideal Japan-Russia Relationship” was held in Tokyo
Nov. 15The 2nd meeting of International Symposium “Japan-Euro Intellectual Dialogue” was held in Tokyo
Nov. 25International Workshop “The Nature of the Ukraine Crisis and Its Influence on the International Society” was held in Tokyo
Dec. 16International Symposium “Japan-U.S.-China Trilateral Dialogue: The Changing Balance of Power in the Asia-Pacific and the Trump Administration” was held in Tokyo

[2017]

Jan. 6International Symposium “The Way Ahead: A Discussion of the U.S.-Japan Relationship under the Trump-Abe administrations” was held in Washington, D.C.
Jan. 17International Symposium “Towards Building the Global Health Governance in East Asia” was held in Tokyo
Jan. 27The 18th meeting of the Board of Directors was held and elected President ITO Kenichi Chairman, Director SHIMADA Haruo President, and Executive Director WATANABE Mayu Senior Executive Director