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March 18, 2015 new

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 20th, 2015 new

“Bashõ, Me and the Poetics of Pilgrimage”

A Lecture by Dr. Robert Sibley

March 18th, 2015 new

March Break Film Screening

March 12th, 2015 new

Ambassador Okuda's Farewell Reception

March 7, 2015 new

Japanese Language Speech Contest

March 4, 2015 new

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


February 16-18, 2015

Visit by Tamba Pottery Artist, Mr. Takeshi Shimizu





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Upcoming Embassy Events

March 28, 2015, 10:00am - 4:00pm

March 29, 2015, 11:00am - 3:00am

Ottawa Chapter of the Ohara School of Ikebana

Spring Delight

Embassy of Japan

255 Sussex Drive


Japan-Related Events

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


March 28, 2015, 1:00pm

KADO at VERSefest (a world of poetry in Ottawa)

Gallery 101, 51 B Young Street


April 5th, 2015, 8:00pm

Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter

Bytown Cinema

325 Rideau Street


April 16-19, 2015, 8:00pm new

Ikebana - Infusion

Canadian Museum of Nature

240 McLeod St, Ottawa

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