JIIA Forum / Symposium

JIIA Forum "The New US Administration and the Direction of the Asia-Pacific Economic Integration"
Speaker: Peter A. Petri, Carl J. Shapiro Professor of International Finance, Brandeis University
(2017-01-19) Video

JIIA Forum "Iran's Foreign Policy and Changing Global Environments"
Speaker: H. E. Minister, Dr. Mohammad Javad Zarif, Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran
(2016-12-08) Video

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Media Exposure

Dec 16

Commentary in NHK World Radio Japan by Miho Okada, Research Fellow (Japan-Russia Summit Meeting)

Dec 8

Shingo Yamagami, (Acting) Director General, attended the Stratbase ADRi Pilipinas Conference (Manila, Philipines) as a panel member. Local newspapers reported on the conference proceedings:
[Manila Standard] [Philstar GLOBAL][Transcript of Amb.Yamagami's remarks]

Nov 10

Special contribution to Japan Association for Human Security Studies by Hideaki Asahi, Former Ambassador to East Timor/Adjunct Fellow ("State, Society, and Social Capital", Journal of Human Security Studies Vol.5, No.2)

Nov 9

Interview by Stuttgarter Zeitung (Germany) with Shingo Yamagami, (Acting) Director General (New President Trump and Japan)

Nov 9

Commentary in NHK World TV by Asuka Matsumoto, Research Fellow (U.S. Presidential Election)

Nov 9

Commentary in NHK World Radio Japan by Asuka Matsumoto, Research Fellow (U.S. Presidential Election)

Nov 9

Interview by AP with Asuka Matsumoto, Research Fellow (Next president Trump)

Nov 7

Interview by Rádio Senado (Brazil) with Shingo Yamagami, (Acting) Director General during his visit to Brazil (Japan's Security Policy)

Sept 27

Interview by NHK World Radio Japan with Asuka Matsumoto, Research Fellow (The first presidential debate in the US)

Sept 25

Interview by Manila Bulletin (Philippines) with Shingo Yamagami, (Acting) Director General ("Int'l community watching China's next move after sea ruling")

Sept 9

Interview by ABC (Austraria) with President Yoshiji Nogami (Japanese foreign policy)

Aug 24

Comments in PenzaNews (Russia) by Hironori Fushita, Research Fellow (Eastern Economic Forum)

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International Conference

March 2015

3rd Japan-India Dialogue, Tokyo

Japan-US Security Seminar Follow-up Meeting, Washington, DC

February 2015

8th JIIA-IPIS (Institute for Political and International Studies, Iran) Roundtable, Tehran

2nd JIIA-CSR (Center for Strategic Research, Expediency Discernment Council, Iran) Dialogue, Tehran

JIIA-IIRI (Ilmin International Relations Institute (IIRI), Korea University) Dialogue, Seoul

JIIA-RAND Corporation Dialogue, Tokyo

January 2015

4th JIIA-INSS (Institute for National Security Strategy, South Korea) Dialogue, Tokyo

December 2014

3rd JIIA-IIS (Institute of International Studies, Fudan University, China) Dialogue, Tokyo

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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.

Regulatory reform should be reaffirmed as the top priority in Abenomics' third arrow
Hiroko Ohta (13 December 2016)

Negotiations with Russia as a Part of Japan's Long-term Strategy
Tsuyoshi Sunohara (25 November 2016)

Brexit from an EU Perspective
Ken Endo (21 November 2016)

Tokyo 2020 to be Crucial Test for Future Olympic Games
Yuriko Koike, Governor of Tokyo (31 October 2016)

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Ongoing Projects

Major developments in the US and China and US-China relations amidst turmoil in the international order (FY2015-2016)

Security policy reality check - New security legislation/guidelines and circumstances on the Korean Peninsula and in the Middle East - (FY2015-2016)

Issues Facing the Rule of Law in the Indo-Pacific and Maritime Security (Country Profile) (FY2015-2016)

New developments in the Asia-Pacific's post-TPP economic order - Acceleration of inclusive economic partnerships and correspondence analysis of excluded areas (FY2015-2016)

Ⅰ. The Post-TPP Trade Architecture
Ⅱ. Examination of Russia's eastward shift

Research Outcomes

Japan-US Kanazawa Conference:"Young Experts Summit on China to 2030"(December 11-14, 2015)

[Project Report] "US-Japan Relations and Southeast Asia: Meeting Regional Demands"

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)

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