TOKYO--(Antara/BUSINESS WIRE)-- Twenty-Four Indonesian who are engaged in Islamic Association and university students are scheduled to visit Japan from January 21st to 28th, 2020 as part of the Japan’s Friendship Ties Programs, “JENESYS 2019” promoted by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA).
They will visit Tokyo and Hiroshima to experience international program under the theme of “Peace Building”. In Tokyo, They will visit Masjid-Indonesia (Mosque), and have a lecture on the theme at Japan Halal Business Association, Takushoku University, and Sharia Research Institute. In Hiroshima, they will have a lecture at Hiroshima University and lunch meeting with students. Furthermore, they will visit Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and Peace Memorial Museum to learn how Hiroshima conveys to the world and posterity the reality of the atomic bomb victims.
Through this program, we hope the friendly relationship between Japan and Indonesia will be strengthen, and the participants proactively share the appeals and peace building initiatives of Japan which they experienced in Japan after returning to home country.
[For reference] Japan's Friendship Ties Programs JENESYS 2019
People with the ability and future mission to deliver messages between Japan and the countries and regions of Asia and Oceania are invited and dispatched in order to promote an understanding of Japan with regard to politics, economics, society, culture, history, foreign policy, and the like, and pro-Japanese people and experts on Japan are discovered in order to strengthen Japan’s message to other countries and expand Japan’s diplomatic foundation by having the guests and dispatches take the initiative to spread information about the diplomatic stance, appeals, and other facets of Japan.
Tuesday, January 21st
[Courtesy Call] Embassy of Indonesia in Japan
Wednesday, January 22nd
[Lecture] Japan Halal Business Association
[Observation] Masjid-Indonesia (Mosque)
Thursday, January 23rd
[Lecture] Takushoku University, Sharia Research Institute
[Move] Tokyo to Hiroshima
Friday, January 24th
[Lecture] Hiroshima University
[School Exchange] Lunch meeting with University Students
[Lecture/Exchange] NGO ANT-Hiroshima
Saturday, January 25th
[Observation/Lecture] Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park/Museum
[Homestay] Welcome Ceremony
Sunday, January 26th
[Homestay] Farewell Ceremony
[Move] Move to Tokyo
Monday, January 27th
Tuesday, January 28th
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Inquiries about the program
JENESYS 2019 ASEAN + Timor-Leste Project Implementing Agency
JTB Kasumigaseki Operations Department
Contact personnel: Junji Mise, Yutaka Shintani, Naoaki Kageyama
TEL: +81 3-6737-9447
Weekdays: 9:00-18:00 (Closed on weekends and holidays)
Source: JTB Corp.