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Fostering mutual understanding between Japan and India

 An Ikebana workshop was held by JETAA India at Daulat Ram College, Delhi University, India. About 50 students who are studying Japanese participated […]

JETAA acts as a bridge between Japan and Indonesia

Japan’s Kochi City and Indonesia’s Surabaya City entered into a sister city partnership in 1997. Since then, Kochi City has recruited youths from Sura […]

【Kobe City】endeavours to disseminate about ‘Kobe Model’

As the population in Japan is rapidly aging, the issue of elderly dementia has increasingly become a focus policy area to most local governments in Ja […]

Strengthening Cultural Understanding: Japanese Officials’ Visit to Singapore and Malaysia

From 28 August to 6 September 2019 (inclusive of the three-day predeparture programme), we conducted the ‘Regional Exchange Promotion Programme’ in Si […]

【JET returnee shares her experience at the welcome reception】

In 2019, a JET participant who worked as an Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) at a high school in Kyoto City for three years returned to Philippines. J […]

【Japanese Specialist Dispatched to the Philippines】

From the end of November to the beginning of December 2019, CLAIR dispatched a former Japanese local government staff as a tourism specialist to the M […]

【Tokyo Metropolitan Government】What is Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL?

As the host city for the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2020, Tokyo also wants deliver cultural inspiration. Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL is a festival stage […]

【Local Government Exchange and Cooperation Seminar 2019】

~Strengthening relations through ‘ Kizuna’~ In Japanese Language, the word ‘Kizuna’ embodies the true spirit of Japanese culture, where the coun […]

【The Vietnam-Japan Local Administration Seminar】

On Thursday, August 29 and Friday, August 30, 2019, the “Vietnam-Japan Local Administration Seminar” jointly organised by the Ministry of Internal Aff […]

【Shizuoka prefecture】The 9th Mt. Fuji International Opera Competition of Shizuoka Calls for Submissions

The Mt. Fuji International Opera Competition of Shizuoka is an international competition in which young singers around the world compete in singing op […]

International Cooperation in Malaysia

Malaysia’s Selayang Municipal Council as well as CLAIR have joined hands to implement the ‘Specialist Dispatch Project’ from 6 till 10 October 2019. B […]

【Niigata prefecture】Niigata Fair in Singapore

Savour Niigata’s firest food offerings from the prefecture’s local producers through this special collaboration with the restaurant. Executive Chef Ta […]

【Iwate prefecture】Iwate Manga Award Contest

The 9th Iwate Manga Award Contest aims to use manga as a medium to promote the many appeals of our prefecture and to share Iwate’s brilliant manga cul […]

【Kagoshima City】Hosting the Springboks’s pre-tournament camp

Kagoshima City is hosting the Springboks’s pre-tournament camp for the 2019 Rugby World Cup. It is the only city in Japan, where you can take ph […]

【Kagoshima City】Kagoshima, a city worth visiting

Whether it is magnificent nature, Samurai Culture or the best wagyu beef in Japan – Kagoshima City is full of Japanese authenticity. The active volcan […]