Seattleite Among Members of 2013 Japanese American Leadership Delegation

(NW Asian Weekly) Ten Japanese Americans have been selected to travel to Japan where they will visit Fukushima Prefecture and Tokyo for meetings with newly elected top officials from March 8–16.

The Japanese American Leadership Delegation (JALD) provides opportunities for Japanese Americans to establish a meaningful role in strengthening U.S.–Japan relations.

This year, the delegation will visit Fukushima to learn from those affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake and nuclear crisis. They will also PARTICIPATE in a symposium sponsored by the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership and the U.S.–Japan Council.

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