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The Japan Digital Library was created to disseminate outstanding research translated from Japanese, and JIIA began posting the “Rule of Law Series” as the first contribution to this Library.    [Japan Digital Library / Rule of Law Series page]

JIIA No.13 in 2014 global think tank rankings
JIIA has been ranked 13th out of about 6,600 think tanks around the world in annnal survey conducted by the TTCSP-Think Tank and Civil Society Program of the University of Pennsylvania. In Asia JIIA is the highest, which was the same position in the previous year. Total list of global ranking

JIIA Forum / Symposium

Theme: "Current US Policy and Its Future Prospects"
Speaker: Ms. Neera Tanden President, Center for American Progress(CAP)
Part1(Speech) *Open access
(2015-06-10) Video

Theme: "Current US Policy and Its Future Prospects"
Speaker: Ms. Neera Tanden President, Center for American Progress(CAP)
Part2(Q&A) (Members only access)
(2015-06-10) Video

Theme: "European Union and Russia in the Neighbourhood: Collision of Visions and Interests"
Speaker: Dr Andris Spruds, Director and Ms. Diana Potjomkina, Research Fellow, Latvian Institute of International Affairs
(2015-04-16) Video

JIIA Open Symposium "Research on Radical Islamic Activities and Strife over Natural Resources in the Sahara Region"(Session 1)
(2015-03-09) Video

JIIA Open Symposium "Research on Radical Islamic Activities and Strife over Natural Resources in the Sahara Region"(Session 2)
(2015-03-09) Video

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International Conference

November 2013

Japan-US Kanazawa Conference(November 22-25 2013)
"A Changing World and the Japan-US Alliance"    [English]    [Japanese]

September 2013

The sixth Japan-New Zealand Track 1.5 Dialogue (23 September 2013)
-Digest (http://asianz.org.nz)

June 2013

The 8th Japan–Australia Track 1.5 Dialogue (June 20–21,2013)
-Report
-Policy Recommendations

March 2013

The 19th Japan-U.S. Security Seminar, San Francisco (Mar 15-16, 2013)
New Governments, Renewed Purpose: the 19th Japan-US Security Seminar-A Conference Report (March, 2013)

The US-Japan alliance in action: Threats to thwart, opportunities to seize, American Enterprise Institute (AEI), Washington, DC
(13 March 2013)
-SUMMARY(English)
-SUMMARY(Japanese)
-Video streaming(AEI-www.aei.org)

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AJISS-Commentary

AJISS-Commentary is an occasional op-ed type publication. It aims to present a variety of Japanese views on international relations to international intellectuals interested in Japanese external policy.

No.216
Japan and the ROK: In Search of a Renewed Relationship
Masao Okonogi (9 July 2015)

No.215
The Negative Effects of Disparities on Economic Growth
Toshiaki Tachibanaki (7 July 2015)

No.214
Obama's Smart Retrenchment: Realism or Withdrawal?
Toshihiro Nakayama (24 June 2015)

No.213
Nuclear Arms Control after the NPT Review Conference: The Need for a Realistic Approach in the Face of Geopolitical Competition
Hirofumi Tosaki (23 June 2015)

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Research

Ongoing Projects

Japanese Diplomacy in the Indo-Pacific Age: Toward a Collaborative Relationship with Emerging Powers(FY2013-2014)

The Middle East as a Global Strategic Challenge – Outlook in 2030 and Responses(FY2013-2014)

Research on radical Islamist activities and strife over natural resources in the Sahara region – from the perspective of Middle Eastern states vis-à-vis global actors(FY2013-2014)

China Risk and Efforts toward Regional Economic Integration(FY2013-2014)

Rising Challenges for the Japan-U.S. Alliance in the Global Commons (Cyberspace, Outer Space, and the Arctic Ocean) (FY2013-2014)

Scenario Planning for the Korean Peninsula(FY2013-2014)

Research Outcomes

Japan's Territorial Issues and the Historical Understandings of the Concerned Countries – Case Studies on the Senkaku Islands, Takeshima and the Northern Territories – (FY2013)

The transformation of Russia's political system and its impact on foreign policy(FY2012)

The future of the Arab Spring(FY2012)

Humanitarian assistance trends in the international community and Japan's role(FY2012)

The security order in Asia (in particular, the South China Sea and the Indian Ocean)(FY2012)

The transformation of Russia's political system and its impact on foreign policy(FY2012)

China during a change of administration: overview of the Hu Jintao era and prospects for the Xi Jinping era(FY2012)

The present and future of regional integration(FY2012)

Arctic governance and Japan's diplomatic strategy(FY2012)

North Korea in 2012(FY2012)

New developments in US domestic and foreign affairs(FY2012)

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 Japan Digital Library
AJISS-Commentary

JIIA Annual Brochure 2014

A highlight of JIIA's recent activities and a summary of its organization.

Publication

Journal


Kokusai Mondai (International Affairs)

No.643 July-August 2015 "China and Ambivalent Neighbors"


Books

What Do Alliances Mean to the US?
(Fumiaki Kubo ed., 2013)

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Donation