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03 Jul 2011

The Japan Foundation Bangkok

The Japan Foundation is an institution dedicated to carrying out comprehensive international cultural exchange programmes throughout the world. To cultivate friendship and ties between Japan and the world, the Japan Foundation creates global opportunities to foster friendship, trust, and mutual understanding through culture, language, and dialogue.

Opened in 1974, the Japan Foundation, Bangkok has been enthusiastically implementing a diverse range of cultural activities including art, culture and society, and coordinating various programmes supporting Japanese language education and Japan studies, in cooperation with the Thai fellow counterparts. They have initiated many events such as art exhibitions, music concerts, stage performances, film screenings, academic lectures and so forth. They also have a grant programme.