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Date : March 24, 2016

Video Report: Japanese Diplomacy and the G7 Summit (Prof. Akihiko Tanaka, the University of Tokyo Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia (Former JiCA President))

post date : 2016.03.25

 Numerous important topics are expected to be discussed at the G7 Summit to be held this year in May. In addition to political and diplomatic topics including the global economy and international counter-terrorism efforts, healthcare issues such as countermeasures for infectious diseases and gender topics such as support for women in conflict zones should also be discussed.


The FPCJ invited Dr. Akihiko Tanaka, Professor of International Politics at the Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia (IASA), the University of Tokyo, to speak on global issues Japan should take the initiative in overcoming as the host state of the G7 Summit, and Japan’s contributions.


The briefing had a total of 43 participants, including 20 journalists from China, France, Germany, USA, etc., and 19 embassy representatives.





 Dr. Akihiko Tanaka, Professor of International Politics at the Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia (IASA), the University of Tokyo
 (Former President of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) )



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