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Date : February 19, 2015

Notice (Press Briefing): Japan’s Crisis Management System: Current State and Problems (February 19, 2015)

post date : 2015.02.09

Press Briefing “Japan’s Crisis Management System: Current State and Problems


Briefer: Mr. Kuni Miyake, The Foreign Policy Institute President



The murder of Japanese hostages by the extremist group “ISIS”/“ISIL” has caused heightened interest in Japan’s crisis management system. 


The FPCJ has invited Canon Institute of Global Studies (CIGS) Research Director and Foreign Policy Institute President Kuni Miyake to discuss the current state of and problems with Japan’s crisis management system, considering the growing destabilization of the international situation.


When at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Miyake served as Director of the Japan-U.S. Security Treaty Division, Minister of the Embassy of Japan in China, Minister of the Embassy of Japan in Iraq, and Deputy Director-General of the Middle-eastern and African Affairs Bureau. He also served as Executive Assistant to the spouse of the Prime Minister in the 1st Shinzo Abe administration. 


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Date: February 19 (Thu), 2015, 14:00-15:00


Place: Foreign Press Center/Japan (6th floor, Nippon Press Center Bldg)


Language: English only


Embassy representatives and FPCJ supporting members may also attend the briefing as observers (admission free).


*No car park is available. Please use a nearby car park if you come by car.

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