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April 24, 2015 new

Message from the new Ambassador of Japan to Canada, H. E. Kenjiro Monji


April 14, 2015 new

Applications for the MEXT Scholarship for the 2016 academic year are now available! 


March 18, 2015

The Eigth International Manga Award Ceremony


February 01, 2015

New Statement by Prime Minister of Japan regarding the hostage incident of Japanese nationals in Syria


January 25, 2015

Statement by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe regarding the hostage incident of Japanese nationals in Syria


January 20, 2015

Message from Japan regarding the incident on warning of Japanese nationals' execution


January 5, 2015

New Year's Greeting


December 18, 2014

Kobe Biennale 2015


December 9, 2014

Canada Japan Literary Award Winners


November 21, 2014

Seventh Round of Negotiations for Japan-Canada Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) - Results


November 18, 2014

Japan-Canada Summit Meeting
















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March 28th, 2015

Ohara Ikebana Exhibition: Spring Delight

March 20th, 2015

“Bashõ, Me and the Poetics of Pilgrimage”

A Lecture by Dr. Robert Sibley

March 18th, 2015

March Break Film Screening

March 12th, 2015

Ambassador Okuda's Farewell Reception

March 7, 2015

Japanese Language Speech Contest

March 4, 2015

Women, Work and Marriage in a Time of Social Change in Japan





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Last updated: April 24, 2015
Upcoming Embassy Events


May 8, 2015, 7:00pm

Documentary Film Screening

Nagatsura: Home without Land



Japan-Related Events

*Please note that these events are not sponsored by the Embassy of Japan. Please contact the organization responsible for further information.*


May 5, 2015, 7:00 - 8:45pm new

Japanese Cultural Night

Ottawa Main Library

120 Metcalfe, Ottawa


May 9, 2015, 2:30 - 4:00pm new

Ottawa Asian Heritage Month: Ikebana Demonstration

101 Centrepoint Drive

Ben Franklin Chamber


May 30, 2015, 10:00am - 5:00pm new

Ottawa Asian Heritage Month Film Festival

101 Centrepoint Drive

Ben Franklin Chamber


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