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What has Japan’s Governance Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident and the COVID-19 pandemic?

UMADA Takaaki published Implementing the Future

English version of “The Independent Investigation Commission on the Japanese Government’s Response to COVID-19: Report on Best Practices and Lessons Learned” now available on API’s website

Prof. SUZUKI Kazuto joins API as Senior Consulting Fellow

Prof. JIMBO Ken joins API as MSF Executive Director

API Privacy Policy Update

API Senior Consulting Fellow OYA Shin featured in IFRI video conference on “Rethinking Economic Security in the (Post) COVID-19 World”

MURAI Jun, Dean of API Institute of Geoeconomic Studies, Awarded C&C Prize

API Fellow SAGARA Yoshiyuki presented at The 21st Century Public Policy Institute, Keidanren (Japan Business Federation)

Chairman Funabashi featured in Johns Hopkins & T-20 virtual conference on “East Asia and the Post-COVID World”

Research Director Hosoya presented at online event hosted by Japanese-German Center Berlin

API Senior Consulting Fellow OYA featured in Technology Alliance Project webinar

API and Brookings Institution co-hosted webinar “Liberal order undone? Japan’s leadership role after Prime Minister Abe”

Dean MURAI Jun appointed Special Advisor to the Cabinet

API Senior Consulting Fellow OYA discussed how to strengthen the global supply chains in the post-corona period

Prof. HOSOYA Yuichi appointed Managing Director and Research Director

API announces partnership with CNAS and MERICS on Technology Alliance Project

API establishes “API Institute of Geoeconomic Studies”; Prof MURAI Jun joins API as Dean of the API Institute of Geoeconomic Studies and API Senior Fellow

Prof. HOSOYA Yuichi joins API as Senior Consulting Fellow

Chairman Funabashi publishes What Is Geoeconomics?

“The Crisis of Liberal Internationalism: Japan and the World Order” was published by Brookings Institution Press

Yuka Koshino selected as API’s Matsumoto-Samata Fellow and dispatched to UK’s IISS

Satoshi Nakagawa joins API as Executive Director

Dr Makio Miyagawa joins API as APIF President and API Senior Fellow

AP Initiative Chairman delivers 2019 Alastair Buchan Lecture at IISS Annual Dinner

AP Initiative Chairman contributes op-ed for FT on Japan-South Korea relations

The front-line of Operation Tomodachi will be published soon

Reinventing Japan Event – Sustainable Tourism in Japan: Beyond Numbers

API round-table welcomed former PBOC Governor Dr. Zhou Xiaochuan as keynote speaker

“What is a Think Tank? : An Era of Policy Entrepreneurship” was published by Chuokoron-shinsha

Japanese Report on U.S.-Japan Economic Cooperation

Senior Consulting Fellow Oya participated in a Brookings Institution event on Asia’s connectivity

AP Initiative Chairman’s op-ed on think tanks published in Project Syndicate

Interview with Chairman Funabashi published in Korean newspaper

Announcing a New Partnership with Tokyo Review

Interview with Chairman Yoichi Funabashi published in the Chosun Ilbo

Senior Consulting Fellow Oya participated in a CSIS event on Strengthening U.S.-Japan Economic Cooperation

Asia Pacific Initiative Launch a New Report on U.S.-Japan Economic Cooperation

AP Initiative Chairman wrote an op-ed about China for The Washington Post

AP Initiative Chairman participated in the Kan’ichi Asakawa Memorial Symposium

AP Initiative Chairman participated in the G1 Global Conference and the 2018 GZERO Summit

Japan to Take Lead in Fourth Industrial Revolution, Opens Emerging Technology Policy Centre in Tokyo

JASTJ interviewed Chairman Yoichi Funabashi about the Fukushima Nuclear Accident

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

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