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February 20, 2015 new

Post Opening for an Assistant in General Affairs / Economic Section


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 16, 2015

MEXT Applications for Japanese Studies are now open


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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the Great East Japan Earthquake, please click here.

February 16-18, 2015 new

Visit by Tamba Pottery Artist, Mr. Takeshi Shimizu


January 25, 2015

Canada-Japan Literary Awards Ceremony and Japanese Music Concert “Musical Journey through Japan”


December 3-6, 2014

Ambassador Okuda's Official Visit to Alberta

November 27, 2014

National Day Reception

November 20, 2014

International Food Fair 2014

November 19, 2014

Celebrated Japanese children's author visits Ottawa schools




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Upcoming Embassy Events

March 4, 2015, 7:00pm new

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

Embassy of Japan

255 Sussex Drive


March 7, 2015, 1:30pm

The 26th Japanese Speech Contest in Ottawa

Rules and Regulations  Application Form

Embassy of Japan

255 Sussex Drive


March 20, 2015, 6:30pm

Japan Lecture Series: Bashō, Me and the Poetics of Pilgrimage

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 9, 2015, 8:00pm

Kodo: Taiko Dance Performance

National Arts Centre

53 Elgin St.


March 11, 2015, 6:50pm new

Diverciné – Tokyo fiancée

Bytown Cinema

325 Rideau Street


April 5th, 2015, 8:00pm new

Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter

Bytown Cinema

325 Rideau Street



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