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Japan Foundation (Kokusai Kouryuu Kikin) | English | Japanese
Government-affiliated independent administrative entity with offices worldwide. Promotes arts and cultural exchange, Japanese language education outside Japan, Japanese studies and intellectual exchange. Parent organization of Center for Global Partnership. Grant programs. Website includes databases, publications, news, program guidelines.
(Hits: 5,188 Listed: 12/01/2004)
Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC) - Embassy of Japan, Washington, D.C. | English
Info on current cultural events, exhibitions, forums organized by the (JICC). These programs are designed to enhance understanding of Japanese culture and society. Also includes internet resources on Japan. Site maintained by the Embassy of Japan in Washington, D.C.
(Hits: 5,187 Listed: 02/04/2003)
Jappleng University | English
A not-for-profit online education platform providing lessons on Japanese language and culture. Information on various cultural topics. Membership based access to additional features.
(Hits: 5,188 Listed: 10/16/2015)
National Institute for Research Advancement (NIRA) | English | Japanese
Independent policy research body established by Japan's industrial, academic and labor communities. Areas of research include politics, economics, international affairs, society, new technologies, and administration.
(Hits: 5,189 Listed: 07/05/2003)
U.S.-Japan 150th Anniversary - MOFA Page | English
Commemoration in 2004 of US and Japan relations since Commodore Matthew Perry's arrival in 1853. Video clips, list of projects, statements by government leaders.
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