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Abe Fellowship 25th Anniversary


The Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP) and Abe Fellowship Program marked their 25th anniversary by holding an international symposium “Emerging Futures in a Changing World,” on Tuesday, November 15, in Tokyo. The symposium was followed by a reception attended by many distinguished guests, including Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, U.S. Ambassador Caroline Kennedy, and Mrs. Yoko Abe, wife of the late Mr. Shintaro Abe, former Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan.  Former Secretary of State, Mr. George P. Schultz also contributed a video message; he was a Special Advisor to CGP and made invaluable contributions in the development of CGP.  Both events were held in collaboration with the Social Science Research Council.

For details on the event, please refer to the official Press Release; photos from the event are available here