Under the “KAKEHASHI Project” of Japan’s Friendship Ties Program, 41 High school student and supervisors from Canada visited Japan from January 29 to February 5, 2019 to participate in the program aimed at promoting their understanding of Japan with regard to Japanese politics, economy, society, culture, history, and foreign policy. Through the lectures, observations and interactions with Japanese people etc., the participants enjoyed a wide range of opportunities to improve their understanding of Japan and shared their individual interests and experiences on social media. Based on their findings and learning in Japan, each group of participants made a presentation in the final session and reported on the action plans to be taken after returning to Canada.

Honda Welcome Plaza Aoyama
School Exchange "Toho High School"
Nagoya Castle
Action Plan "Writing an article for the school newspaper, Section with CBC about the project"