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Russia-Japan Policy Dialogue

4th Meeting
November 7–9, 2002

The Fourth Russia-Japan Policy Dialogue was held in Chiba, Japan, on November 7-9, 2002, to explore the bilateral relationship in the context of the long-term changes underway in the Asia Pacific region, particularly China's emergence as a regional power. Participants considered the perspectives of both Russia and Japan on the rapid development of China and its influence on the region, as well as the impact on the Japan-Russia relationship of China's relationship with each country.

Agenda

Thursday, November 7

Session I, Part 1: China's Rapid Development and its Impact on East Asia—Japanese Perspective

Dinner Discussion: Political and Economic Development and Future Prospects of Japan and Russia

Friday, November 8

Session I, Part 2: China's Rapid Development and its Impact on East Asia—Russian Perspective

Session II: Implication of the Evolution of Relationship between Russia and China, and between Japan and China, on the Japan-Russia Relationship

Session III: Changing International Environment (Impact of 9-11, China's Growth, and Development In the Korean Peninsula) and New Opportunities for Cooperation between Japan and Russia

Session IV: Future Direction of Japan-Russia Policy Dialogue