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AP Initiative’s book, Japan’s Population Implosion: The 50 Million Shock, was highly appraised in a book review by Tokyo Review

Chairman Funabashi’s Speech on “Geopolitics, Populism, and the Media”

Senior Research Fellow Kato joined a tabletop exercise (TTX) to credible North Korean provocations

AP Initiative Chairman Funabashi’s “The North Korea Problem” appeared in the June edition of Ushio.

Senior Research Fellow Kato appeared as a panelist at a symposium with Sheila A. Smith

The Chinese version of AP Initiative Chairman Funabashi’s book, “Managing the Dollar,” was published in China

“Reinventing Japan: New Directions in Global Leadership,” the English version of “Galapagos Cool,” was published by Praeger

AP Initiative Senior Research Fellow Kato appeared as a panelist at a conference of NCAFP in NY

AP Initiative Chairman’s op-ed published in The Washington Post

AP Initiative Chairman appeared as a moderator at a commemorative symposium for publishing Dr. Graham T. Allison’s book

AP Initiative Chairman spoke at a session of the World Economic Forum 2018

AP Initiative Research Associate Harry Dempsey’s op-ed published in East Asia Forum

【Press Release】Establishment of “World Economic Forum Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Japan: C4IR (Japan)”

(Japanese) 船橋洋一理事長の半藤一利氏との対談が第79回文藝春秋読者賞を受賞

English translation of “Japan’s Population Implosion -The 50 Million Shock” has been published by Palgrave Macmillan

AP Initiative Senior Fellow Masayuki Hironaka’s interview on Kyodo News website

(Japanese) 加藤洋一研究主幹がベルリンで開かれた日欧フォーラムに参加、意見発表

A record of the GLOBE’s 200th edition commemorative symposium, at which Dr. Funabashi spoke, published in the Asahi Shimbun

AP Initiative Chairman spoke at Asahi Shimbun GLOBE’s 200th edition commemorative symposium

AP Initiative Chairman spoke at Toyo University’s lecture series “Top Seminar”

AP Initiative Senior Research Fellow Yoichi Kato participated in a symposium on Japan-China relations held at Fudan University in Shanghai

AP Initiative Senior Fellow Masayuki Hironaka spoke at Japan National Press Club’s press conference

AP Initiative Intern Tamaki Takao’s paper was awarded the first prize of the 9th Yasuhiro Nakasone Prize by Seiunjuku

AP Initiative Chairman spoke at Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan

AP Initiative Chairman participated in Eurasia Group Geopolitical Summit Japan 2017

AP Initiative Senior Research Fellow Yoichi Kato’s interview on “日本の安全保障を考える”

AP Initiative Senior Fellow Masayuki Hironaka’s book, “軍人が政治家になってはいけない本当の理由 政軍関係を考える,” will be published on October 20, 2017

AP Initiative welcomes Former U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman to Tokyo

RJIF’s latest book, “Geopolitical/Geo-economic Challenges to Japan-U.S. Alliance,” was introduced in the Diplomacy and the Shukan Gendai magazine

AP Initiative Chairman’s text, “North Korea crisis and Japan’s geopolitical challenge,” in the November issue of the Ushio magazine

AP Initiative Senior Research Fellow Yoichi Kato appeared on a China Global Television Network’s discussion program, “World Insight”

AP Initiative Senior Research Fellow Yoichi Kato’s interview on ABC Radio Canberra

RJIF’s latest book, “Geopolitical/Geo-economic Challenges to Japan-U.S. Alliance (現代日本の地政学 ),” was introduced in the Weekly Toyo Keizai

AP Initiative Chairman’s op-ed published in The New York Times

AP Initiative Chairman’s op-ed published in The Financial Times

AP Initiative Chairman Yoichi Funabashi and Senior Research Fellow Yoichi Kato spoke at Japan National Press Club’s press conference

RJIF’s book, “Geopolitical/Geo-economic Challenges to Japan-U.S. Alliance (現代日本の地政学 – 13のリスクと地経学の時代),” will be published on August 25, 2017

AP Initiative Senior Research Fellow Yoichi Kato participated in a symposium sponsored by The Global Forum of Japan

Policy proposal by The Evacuation of Hospitals in the Fukushima Sheltering Zone Project is taken up in the Cabinet Office’s “Expert recommendations: Disaster prevention 4.0 -Concept for the future-”

AP Initiative Senior Research Fellow Yoichi Kato’s comments in The Sydney Morning Herald

“Today’s Journalism and Ishibashi Tanzan,” featuring the 4th conference of the Ishibashi Tanzan Society, in which AP Initiative Chairman participated as a panelist, has been published

NHK BS Premium show “Showa no sentaku: Tanzan Ishibashi,” in which AP Initiative Chairman Yoichi Funabashi appeared as a guest speaker, will be rebroadcasted

An event co-organized by AP Initiative and CSIS to discuss the results of the fourth annual Japan-U.S. Military Statesmen Forum (MSF) was held at CSIS Headquarters in Washington, D.C.

AP Initiative Chairman’s conversation with Makoto Sakurai in the Bank of Japan PR magazine Nichigin (No.50)

AP Initiative Chairman’s interview on Japan Spotlight

AP Initiative Chairman and Research Assistant’s op-ed published in East Asia Forum

AP Initiative Fellow Hiroyuki Nakashima’s report is now available on AP Initiative website

(Japanese) ブルッキングス研究所主催「アジア太平洋地域における開発融資の機会と挑戦」報告 / 中島裕行(主任研究員)

RJIF Chairman’s conversation with Daniel Franklin in the July issue of Bungeishunju magazine

RJIF Chairman’s op-ed published in The Washington Post