The inauguration ceremony of Surangel Whipps, Jr., as President of the Republic of Palau and J. Uduch Sengebau Senior, as the Vice President of the Republic of Palau, will be livestreamed via YouTube on January 21, 2021, to be held at our nation’s Capitol in Ngerulmud.
The inauguration ceremony can be viewed via the following link:
The 9th Pacific Islands Leaders Meeting will be held in Mie Prefecture next year, where heads of states from across the Pacific will meet to discuss major issues lying in the Pacific region. The winning logo will be used for various occasions, including promotion. Feel free to create a logo symbolizing the Pacific Island Countries.
Click on the following link to visit the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan for details on submission of a logo for the 9th Pacific Islands Leaders Meeting.
In relation to the previous notice regarding the passing of Former President Kuniwo Nakamura, and in light of the current situation of the coronavirus disease, the Embassy will be accepting condolence messages by mail or email only.
Address: 2-21-11 Higashi-azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0044
Ambassador Matsutaro visited the photo exhibition at Home in Japan – Japan through Diplomats’ Eyes 2020 currently held at Roppongi Hills until Sunday, October 11, 2020. Photos taken by 56 diplomats in Japan from 40 countries and regions are displayed, including a photo taken by Ambassador Matsutaro. Please come take a look!
For more details of the photo exhibition, click the link below.
Ambassador Matsutaro attended the Peace Memorial Ceremony held at the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima City and Peace Park in Nagasaki City on Thursday, August 6th and Sunday, August 9th, respectively.
This year marks 75 years since the atomic bombing. My deepest condolences go to the victims who passed away, and I pray for the continued good health of the survivors and the families of the victims. May peace prevail among us. A budech lebora chelsel ‘l kid.
Francis M. Matsutaro