In Observance of Labor Thanksgiving Day (Japanese Holiday) and Bonifacio Day (Philippine Holiday)
The Japan Foundation, Manila (Office and Library) will be Closed on November 23, 2016 (Wednesday) & November 30, 2016 (Wednesday)
Likewise, please be advised that the JFM Library will also be Closed on December 03, 2016 (Saturday) in preparation for the December 04 (Sunday) JLPT.
Response to Media Speculation
September 5, 2016
The Japan Foundation, Manila
Today, certain media reported about the potential visit of Haruki Murakami to the Philippines in relation to our project. Please note that the report is not based on any public announcement by the Japan Foundation, Manila.
The Japan Foundation, Manila confirms that it is considering a fun-run event, but nothing has been decided at this point.
Any further announcement will be made when appropriate.
Call for Applications
Asia Leadership Fellow Program (ALFP) 2017
The Japan Foundation and the International House of Japan jointly launched the Asia Leadership Fellow Program (ALFP) in 1996. The ALFP seeks to create a close, personal and professional network of public intellectuals in Asia; nearly 100 Fellows from 16 Asian countries from diverse cultural and professional backgrounds have participated in the program.
Applicants may submit their application with complete supporting documents not later than Thursday, December 22, 2016 to the ALFP Secretariat. For more information, please check the International House of Japan homepage at: http://alfpnetwork.net/en/fellow2/