The Japan Forum on International Relations

Senior Research Fellow, Foundation for Strategic Research (FRS, France)

Valerie Niquet, Ph.D. (Sorbonne University), is Head of the Asia department at FRS (Fondation pour la recherche stratégique), senior fellow at the Japan Institute for International Affairs (JIIA) and a lecturer at Keio University (Tokyo) on Sino-Japanese relations. She has
published extensively on Strategic issues in Asia, Japan’s foreign policy as well as the evolutions of the Chinese political system. Valerie Niquet is also a consultant for the French ministry of Foreign Affairs Center prospective and strategy (CAPS). Her latest publications include La puissance chinoise en 100 questions, Tallandier, 2017 and Le Japon en 100 questions, Tallandier, 2020. Her latest media contributions include AFP, Le Monde, The Diplomat, the Japan Times as well as Radio and TV programs such as France TV, Radio France Internationale, France Culture or the Voice of America. Valerie Niquet is Chevaier de l’ordre national du mérite.