Events for July - December, 2018 (Public Relations and Culture)
Lecture by Dr. Ken JIMBO
On Thursday, December 6, 2018, the Embassy of Japan in Timor-Leste organized a Lecture by Dr. Ken JIMBO, Professor at the Faculty of Policy Management of Keio University-Japan at Salao Nobre of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation.
The lecture was aimed to deepen the understanding of Japan's Foreign and Security Policies.
Emperor's Birthday Reception 2018
On Tuesday, December 4, 2018, Ambassador of Japan to Timor-Leste, H. E. Mr. Hiroshi MINAMI held a reception to celebrate the 85 Birthday of His Majesty the Emperor of Japan at Ambassador's Residence.
Participated in the reception; H. E. Dr. Dionisio Babo Soares, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, H. E. Mr. Salvador Pires, Minister for Public Works, Former President H. E. Dr. Jose Ramos Horta, government members, diplomatic corps and international agencies.
Japan Movie Screening
The Embassy of Japan in Timor-Leste organized Japan Movie Screening to celebrate Japan Festival 2018 for 2 days (November 23 and 24) at Fundacao Oriente.
In this event, people enjoyed Japanese movies and puppet anime such as Chieri and Cherry, Samurai Cat, His Master's Voice, Oshin and many more.
Japan Festival 2018
On Sunday, October 21, 2018, the Embassy of Japan in Timor-Leste organized a cultural event to celebrate Japan Festival 2018 at Timor Plaza Centre Court. There were demonstration of Shodo/Japanese calligraphy by a Shodo expert resides in Dili, Yosakoi dance performance by Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers (JOCV), and demonstration of KARATE by FEKATIL members, also special appearance by Ms. Tazuko MIYARA, a soprano singer accompanied by a pianist Ms. Shinobu TASATO from Okinawa - Japan.