Founded in 1970, the Japan Center for International Exchange (JCIE)
is an independent, nonprofit, and nonpartisan organization
dedicated to strengthening Japan's role in international networks
of dialogue and cooperation.

  • Roundtable with Hitoshi Tanaka on "Changing Perceptions of American Power and the Implications for Asia" (New York, September 23)
  • 31st US Delegation to Japan: US-Japan Young Political Leaders Exchange Program (September 17—October 2)
  • 3rd NBR-JCIE Workshop on Strategic Assistance: Disaster Relief and Asia-Pacific Stability (Tokyo, September 11—12)
  • 22nd Korea-Japan Forum (Fukuoka, August 7—9)
  • JCIE mourns the passing of Jiro Murase (New York, August 5)
  • Roundtable on "Japan's Political Transition and the US-Japan Alliance"—co-organized with Council on Foreign Relations (Tokyo, July 22)
  • JCIE/Japan welcomes new board members (Tokyo, July 8)
  • Previous activities...

    Special Initiatives

    Social Media
    Japan Center for International Exchange

    3/11 Disaster Relief & Recovery Program

    Friends of the Global Fund, Japan (FGFJ)

    JCIE Publications & Reports
    East Asia Insights
    Forging a Common Regional Approach to China (July 2014)

    EAI 8-4

    Hitoshi Tanaka describes how actors in the region might forge a common, productive approach to China.

    Beyond 2015: ASEAN-Japan Strategic Partnership for Democracy, Peace, and Prosperity in Southeast Asia
    EAI 8-3

    CSIS Jakarta and JCIE are releasing a new publication that offers recommendations for ASEAN-Japan cooperation in the economic, political and security, and socio-cultural realms.

    A Growing Force: Civil Society's Role in Asian Regional Security
    A Growing Force: Civil Society's Role in Asian Regional Security

    Authors from around the Asia Pacific examine the growing role of NGOs in five areas—piracy, disaster relief, human trafficking, health, and climate change.

    3.11 Insider Newsletter

    Monthly updates on Japan's disaster recovery, highlighting media articles, reports, and events from around the world.

    JCIE in the Media

    "East Asia Regional Cooperation on Global Health"
    By Susan Hubbard in CFR's Asia Unbound blog (June 30, 2014)

    "Celebrating Community Health Workers: A Look Back To 2013"
    By Maya Wedemeyer (JCIE) and Sarah Zimmerman (April 12, 2014)

    "Help From Abroad"
    JCIE's Toshihiro Menju on NHK World's Newsline (April 11, 2014)

    JCIE Digital Library