Japanese 

Speeches of Foreign Ministers

"The World and Japan" Database (Project Leader: TANAKA Akihiko)
Database of Japanese Politics and International Relations
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)
Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia (IASA), The University of Tokyo

TitlesLanguagesDate
Statement by Foreign Minister Taro Nakayama at the 45th Session of the General Assembly of the United NationsJapaneseEnglishSep 25 1990
Statement by Foreign Minister Taro Nakayama at the Conference on DisarmamentJapaneseEnglishJun 6 1991
Statement by Foreign Minister Taro Nakayama to the General Session of the ASEAN Post Ministerial ConferenceJapaneseEnglishJul 22 1991
Statement by Foreign Minister Taro Nakayama at the 46th Session of the General Assembly of the United NationsJapaneseEnglishSep 24 1991
Statement by Foreign Minister Michio Watanabe at the 47th Session of the General Assembly of the United NationsJapaneseEnglishSep 22 1992
Foreign Minister Yohei Kono's Speech at the International Conference on Population and DevelopmentJapaneseEnglishSep 6 1994
Foreign Minister Yohei Kono's Speech at the 49th Session of the General Assembly of the United NationsJapaneseEnglishSep 27 1994
Foreign Minister Yohei Kono's Speech at the NPT Review and Extension ConferenceJapaneseEnglishApr 18 1995
Statement by Foreign Minister Yukihiko Ikeda at the General Debate of the UNCTAD IXJapaneseEnglishApr 30 1996
Statement by Foreign Minister Keizo Obuchi at the 52nd Session of the General Assembly of the United NationsJapaneseEnglishSep 23 1997
Address by Mr. Keizo Obuchi, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Ottawa Signing ConferenceJapaneseEnglishDec 3 1997
Statement by Foreign Minister Keizo Obuchi on Japan and East Asia, "Outlook for the New Millennium"JapaneseEnglishMay 4 1998
Plenary 5 (Oct 21) Policy Address by Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan Mr. Masahiko KoumuraJapaneseEnglishOct 21 1998
"Building a New Bridge between Japan and the Middle East toward the 21st Century", Speech by the Foreign Affairs of Japan Mr. Koumura at the Palestinian CouncilJapaneseEnglishJan 10 1999
Statement by H. E. Mr. Masahiko Koumura Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Fifty-fourth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations, "Issues in the Twenty-First Century and the Role of the United Nations"JapaneseEnglishSep 21 1999
"Seeking a Millennium Partnership: New Dimensions in Japan-Europe Cooperation", Policy Speech on Japan-Europe Relations by Foreign Minister Yohei Kono at the French Institute of Foreign RelationsJapaneseEnglishJan 13 2000
Statement by H. E. Mr Yohei Kono Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Fifty-Fifth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations, "Tackling the Challenges of the Twenty-First Century"JapaneseEnglishSep 13 2000
Statement by Makiko Tanaka, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan on the occasion of the ASEAN+3 MeetingJapaneseEnglishJul 24 2001
Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs Makiko Tanaka at the Ceremony in Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Signing of the Japan-U.S. Security TreatyJapaneseEnglishSep 8 2001
Statement by Minister for Foreign Affairs Makiko Tanaka at the International Conference on Reconstruction Assistance to AfghanistanJapaneseEnglishJan 21 2002
Policy Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs Yoriko KawaguchiJapaneseEnglishMar 18 2002
Messages of felicitation from Prime Minister of India to the Prime Minister of Japan on the occasion of 50th Anniversary of Establishment of Diplomatic Relations between India and JapanJapaneseEnglishApr 14 2002
Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs Yoriko Kawaguchi on Her Upcoming Visit to Afghanistan and the Islamic Republic of IranJapaneseEnglishApr 25 2002
Common Opportunities: Japan and Canada in the 21st CenturyJapaneseEnglishJun 14 2002
Speech by Ms. Yoriko Kawaguchi, Minister for Foreign Affairs, The Outcome of the G8 Kananaskis Summit and Diplomatic Issues at PresentJapaneseEnglishJul 3 2002
Policy Speech by Ms. Yoriko Kawaguchi, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, At the United Nations Conference CenterJapaneseEnglishAug 26 2002
Speech by Ms. Yoriko Kawaguchi, Minister for Foreign Affairs at the "NERICA" Side EventJapaneseEnglishAug 31 2002
Opening Remarks by Ms. Yoriko Kawaguchi, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the WSSD Side Event on the Initiative for Development in East Asia (IDEA) Ministerial MeetingJapaneseEnglishSep 1 2002
Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs Yoriko Kawaguchi "Common challenges: US and Japan, current Japanese view"JapaneseEnglishSep 16 2002
Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs Yoriko Kawaguchi, At the Dinner held on the occasion of the 121st Meeting of OPEC Ministerial ConferenceJapaneseEnglishSep 19 2002
Speech by Ms. Yoriko Kawaguchi, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, The Second Ministerial Conference of the Community of DemocraciesJapaneseEnglishNov 11 2002
Towards a Brighter Future: Advancing our Global Partnership, Address by Yoriko Kawaguchi, Japanese Minister for Foreign Affairs, At the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and IndustryJapaneseEnglishJan 8 2003
Statement by H.E. Ms. Yoriko Kawaguchi, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, At the Tokyo Conference on Consolidation of Peace (DDR) in AfghanistanJapaneseEnglishFeb 22 2003
Statement by Minister for Foreign Affairs Yoriko Kawaguchi, On the occasion of the International Symposium on Human Security: "Human Security - Its role in an era of various threats to the international community"JapaneseEnglishFeb 25 2003
Statement by H.E. Ms. Yoriko Kawaguchi, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan At the Tokyo Conference on Reconstruction and Development of Sri LankaJapaneseEnglishJun 9 2003
Policy Speech by H.E. Ms. Yoriko Kawaguchi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan, Building Bridges toward Our Future "Initiative for Reinforcing ASEAN Integration"JapaneseEnglishJun 17 2003
Message of Her Excellency Yoriko Kawaguchi, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan on the occasion of the Informal Meeting on Further Actions against Climate ChangeJapaneseEnglishJul 2 2003
Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs Yoriko Kawaguchi at the 3rd Conference on Facilitating the Early Entry into Force of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban TreatyJapaneseEnglishSep 3 2003
Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs Yoriko Kawaguchi to the Conference on DisarmamentJapaneseEnglishSep 4 2003
Statement By H.E. Ms. Yoriko Kawaguchi Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan At The Fifth Ministerial Conference of the WTOJapaneseEnglishSep 11 2003
Statement By H.E. Ms. Yoriko Kawaguchi Minister For Foreign Affairs of Japan At the Fifty-Eighth Session of the General Assembly of the United NationsJapaneseEnglishSep 23 2003
Message by Ms. Yoriko Kawaguchi, Minister of the Foreign Affairs of Japan at the opening session of the 35th Session of the International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO)JapaneseEnglishNov 3 2003
Trading in Analog for Optical Fiber: - The Future Direction of Japan-India Economic Relations -JapaneseEnglishAug 13 2004
Policy Speech by Ms. Yoriko Kawaguchi, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, "Adding a New Dimension: Central Asia plus Japan"JapaneseEnglishAug 26 2004
Address by H.E. Mr. Nobutaka Machimura Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Sixtieth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations "A New United Nations and Japan"JapaneseEnglishSep 17 2005
Address by Foreign Minister of Japan Nobutaka Machimura on the Occasion of the Asian-African Ministerial MeetingJapaneseEnglishApr 20 2005
Speech by Foreign Minister of Japan Nobutaka Machimura on the Japan's Global Strategy and the Japan-US Global JapaneseEnglishApr 29 2005
Statement by Mr. Nobutaka Machimura, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the 2005 NPT Review ConferenceJapaneseEnglishMay 2 2005
Speech by Mr. Nobutaka Machimura, Minister for Foreign Affairs of JAPAN, Table Speech at the Informal Dinner Discussion on "The Millennium Declaration and Monterrey Consensus" (The OECD Ministerial Council Meeting)JapaneseEnglishMay 3 2005
Mr. Nobutaka Machimura, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Summit Meeting of the Security CouncilJapaneseEnglishSep 14 2005
Statement by Mr. Machimura Nobutaka, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Special Meeting on Financing for Development during the High-level Plenary Meeting of the United Nations General AssemblyJapaneseEnglishSep 14 2005
Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs Taro Aso, "Asian Strategy As I See It : Japan as the 'Thought Leader' of Asia"JapaneseEnglishDec 7 2005
Statement by Mr. Taro Aso, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Sixth Ministerial Conference of the WTOJapaneseEnglishDec 14 2005
Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs Taro Aso, "ODA: Sympathy is Not Merely for Others' Sake"JapaneseEnglishJan 19 2006
Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs Taro Aso, "The Hallmarks of Economic Diplomacy for Japan"JapaneseEnglishMar 8 2006
Contribution by Minister for Foreign Affairs Taro Aso to the Asian Wall Street Journal, "Japan Welcomes China's Democratic Future"JapaneseEnglishMar 13 2006
Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs Taro Aso, "A New Look at Cultural Diplomacy: A Call to Japan's Cultural Practitioners"JapaneseEnglishApr 28 2006
Address by Foreign Minister Taro Aso, "Working Together for a Stable and Prosperous East Asia" - Lessons of the Past, a Vision for the Freedom to Dream -JapaneseEnglishMay 3 2006
Speech by Mr. Taro Aso, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, "Japan and NATO in a New Security Environment", at the NAC MeetingJapaneseEnglishMay 4 2006
Speech by Mr. Taro Aso, Minister for Foreign Affairs, "A Networked Asia": Conceptualizing a Future, on the Occasion of the 12th Nikkei International Conference on "The Future of Asia"JapaneseEnglishMay 26 2006
Speech by Mr. Taro Aso, Minister for Foreign Affairs, "Central Asia as a Corridor of Peace and Stability"JapaneseEnglishJun 1 2006
Remarks by Foreign Minister Taro Aso on the Occasion of Friendship Day, Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Normalization of Diplomatic Relations Between Japan and the PhilippinesJapaneseEnglishJul 23 2006
Keynote Speech by Mr. Taro Aso, Minister for Foreign Affairs, "A School to Build Peace Builders" on the occasion of the MOFA Japan - UNU Seminar, "People Building Peace: Human Resource Development in Asia for Peacebuilding"JapaneseEnglishAug 29 2006
Remarks by Mr. Aso Taro, Minister for Foreign Affairs, at the 43rd Japan-U.S. Business ConferenceJapaneseEnglishNov 13 2006
Speech by Mr. Taro Aso, Minister for Foreign Affairs, on the Occasion of the Japan Institute of International Affairs Seminar, "Arc of Freedom and Prosperity: Japan's Expanding Diplomatic Horizons"JapaneseEnglishNov 30 2006
An Address by Mr. Taro Aso, Minister for Foreign Affairs, "Middle East Policy As I See It", organized by the Middle East Research Institute of JapanJapaneseEnglishFeb 28 2007
Opening Speech by Foreign Minister Taro Aso, "Hoisting a New Banner of Japan as a Nation of Peace" at HiPeC International Peace Building ConferenceJapaneseEnglishMar 8 2007
An Address by Mr. Taro Aso, Minister for Foreign Affairs, On the "Arc of Freedom and Prosperity", on the Occasion of the 20th Anniversary of the Founding of the Japan Forum on International Relations, Inc.JapaneseEnglishMar 12 2007
Statement by Mr. Taro Aso, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Fourteenth SAARC SummitJapaneseEnglishApr 3 2007
Statement by Mr. Taro Aso Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the International Ministerial Conference of the Neighboring Countries of Iraq, Egypt and Bahrain and the Permanent Members of the UN Security Council and the G8JapaneseEnglishMay 4 2007
Keynote Address by Minister for Foreign Affairs Taro Aso, "Global Management and the Mission for Japanese Diplomacy" (The 17th Asia Corporate Conference, "Coming Together, Moving Ahead: Asian Economies Leading through Integration and Innovation" (Asia Society))JapaneseEnglishMay 18 2007
Welcoming Remarks by Mr. Taro Aso, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Conference on DIAG for the Stabilization of Afghanistan: Coordination with Police ReformJapaneseEnglishune 21 2007
Address by Minister for Foreign Affairs Taro Aso, "Examining Latin America and the Caribbean from Japan's Perspective: Fostering Partnerships for a New Age"JapaneseEnglishJul 6 2007
Speech by Mr. Taro Aso, Foreign Minister of Japan, at the Third Foreign Ministers Meeting of the Forum for East Asia-Latin America CooperationJapaneseEnglishAug 22 2007
Message from Mr. Machimura Nobutaka, Foreign Minister of Japan, at the Commencement Ceremony of the Pilot Program for Human Resource Development in Asia for PeacebuildingJapaneseEnglishSep 15 2007
Address by H.E. Mr. Masahiko Koumura Minister for Foreign Affairs of JapanAt the 62nd Session of the General Assembly of the United NationsJapaneseEnglishSep 28 2007
Address by Mr. Masahiko Koumura, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan Global Health and Japan's Foreign Policy - From Okinawa to Toyako -JapaneseEnglishNov 25 2007
Japan and Tanzania: Partners towards a Vibrant Africa Speech by H.E. Mr. Masahiko Koumura, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan Dar es Salaam, TanzaniaJapaneseEnglishJan 4 2008
Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan Mr. Masahiko Koumura "Japan: A Builder of Peace"JapaneseEnglishJan 24 2008
Speech "Asia: Building the International Stability" by Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan Masahiko Koumura at the Munich Conference on Security Policy 44th ConferenceJapaneseEnglishFeb 10 2008
Global Water Governance -Improving Access to Safe Water and Sanitation- Speech by H. E. Mr. Masahiko Koumura, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Water and Sanitation Symposium, "The International Year of Sanitation - A Platform for Action in Africa and Asia" United Nations UniversityJapaneseEnglishFeb 22 2008
Keynote Speech by Mr. Masahiko Koumura, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan "Building Peacebuilders for the Future" Tokyo Peacebuilders Symposium 2008JapaneseEnglishMar 24 2008
Policy Speech by Mr. Masahiko Koumura, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan "Education for All: Human Resource Development for Self-Reliance and Growth"JapaneseEnglishApr 23 2008
Speech by Foreign Minister Masahiko Koumura "Growth of the Mekong Benefits ASEAN, and Growth of ASEAN Benefits Japan"JapaneseEnglishMay 23 2008
Speech by Mr. Masahiko Koumura, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan "Toward the Realization of Asian Century"JapaneseEnglishJun 2 2008
Message from Mr. Masahiko Koumura, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan On the Occasion of the Fifteenth Summit of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)JapaneseEnglishAug 2 2008
Address by H.E. MR. Hirofumi Nakasone Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the High-Level Event on the Millennium Development GoalsJapaneseEnglishSep 25 2008
Address by H.E. Mr. Hirofumi Nakasone, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the 45th Annual Japan-U.S. Business Conference hosted by Japan-U.S. Business CouncilsJapaneseEnglishOct 6 2008
Foreign Minister Hirofumi Nakasone's Speech on the Occasion of the Convention on Cluster Munitions Signing ConferenceJapaneseEnglishDec 3 2008
Policy Speech by Mr. Hirofumi Nakasone, Minister for Foreign Affairs "Creating Peace: Japan-Africa Partnership"TICAD IV Follow-Up SymposiumJapaneseEnglishMar 11 2009
Speech by Mr. Hirofumi Nakasone, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan At the Plenary Session 1 of the First TICAD Ministerial Follow-up Meeting: "Progress status of implementation of Yokohama Action Plan and future challenges" JapaneseEnglishMar 21 2009
Statement by Mr. Hirofumi Nakasone, Minister for Foreign Affairs, on the Speech by Mr. Barack Obama, President of the United States of America, on "A World without Nuclear Weapons"JapaneseEnglishApr 8 2009
Statement by H.E. Mr. Hirofumi Nakasone, Minister for Foreign Affairs At the Opening Session of the Pakistan Donors ConferenceJapaneseEnglishApr 17 2009
Statement by Mr. Hirofumi Nakasone Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan Conditions towards Zero--"11 Benchmarks for Global Nuclear Disarmament"--JapaneseEnglishApr 27 2009
Speech by H.E. Hirofumi Nakasone Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan On the occasion of the Launching Ceremony of the ASEM initiative for the Rapid Containment of the Pandemic InfluenzaJapaneseEnglishMay 25 2009
Statement by H.E. Mr. Hirofumi Nakasone Minister for Foreign Affairs At the Opening Session of the Japan-OSCE ConferenceJapaneseEnglishJun 10 2009
"UNRWA @ 60" High Level Event Statement by His Excellency Mr. Katsuya OKADA Foreign Minister of JapanJapaneseEnglishSep 24 2009
Statement by H.E. Mr. Katsuya Okada, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the 6th Conference on Facilitating the Entry into Force of the CTBTJapaneseEnglishSep 24 2009
Remarks by H.E. Mr Katsuya Okada, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at TAC MeetingJapaneseEnglish26 Oct 2009
Statement by Mr. Katsuya Okada, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the International Conference towards a New Future for HaitiJapaneseEnglishMar 31 2010
Statement by H.E. Mr. Katsuya Okada, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Kabul ConferenceJapaneseEnglishJul 20 2010
Address by Mr. Seiji Maehara Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the High Level Meeting as a Contribution to the International Year of BiodiversityJapaneseEnglishSep 22 2010
The Fifth CTBT Ministerial Meeting Statement by Mr. Seiji Maehara Minister for foreign Affairs of JapanJapaneseEnglishSep 23 2010
Statement by H.E. Mr. Seiji Maehara Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan At the High-level Meeting on Revitalizing the Work of the Conference on Disarmament and Taking Forward Multilateral Disarmament NegotiationsJapaneseEnglishSep 24 2010
Remarks by H.E. Mr. Seiji Maehara, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Ministerial Meeting on Climate Change hosted by the Government of MexicoJapaneseEnglishSep 25 2010
Address by H.E. Mr. Seiji Maehara, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, on the occasion of the Japan-U.S. Business ConferenceJapaneseEnglishOct 7 2010
Opening Statement by Mr. Seiji Maehara Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan At the Aichi-Nagoya Ministerial Meeting of the REDD+ PartnershipJapaneseEnglishOct 26 2010
Closing Statement by Mr. Seiji Maehara Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan At the Aichi-Nagoya Ministerial Meeting of the REDD+ PartnershipJapaneseEnglishOct 26 2010
Speech by H.E. Mr. Seiji Maehara, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Third Bali Democracy Forum "Democracy in Diversity- Building on Asia's Unique Strength -"JapaneseEnglishDec 9 2010
Foreign Policy Speech By H.E. Mr. Seiji Maehara, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan At the Center for Strategic and International Studies "Opening a New Horizon in the Asia Pacific"JapaneseEnglishJan 6 2011
Remarks by H.E. Mr. Seiji Maehara, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Tokyo African Club (TAC) Meeting on 12 Jan 2011JapaneseEnglishJan 12 2011
Remarks by Seiji Maehara, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Dinner with the participants of the 2nd Japan-US-Russia Trilateral ConferenceJapaneseEnglishJan 17 2011
Speech by Seiji Maehara, Minister for Foreign Affairs at the Dinner on the Occasion of New Shimoda Conference in the Iikura Guest House on Feb 22 2011JapaneseEnglish2011年2月22日
Economic Diplomacy Speech by Seiji Maehara, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at CLSA Japan Forum 2011JapaneseEnglishFeb 28 2011
Remarks by H.E. Mr. Takeaki Matsumoto, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Opening Session of the Third TICAD Ministerial Follow-up Meeting:Opening RemarksJapaneseEnglishMay 1 2011
Remarks by H.E. Mr. Takeaki Matsumoto, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Third TICAD Ministerial Follow-up Meeting:Plenary 1:"Progress status of implementation of Yokohama Action Plan and future TICAD process"JapaneseEnglishMay 1 2011
Speech by Mr Takeaki Matsumoto, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, on the Occasion of the 17th International Conference on the Future of AsiaJapaneseEnglishMay 26 2011
Opening Remarks by H.E. Mr Takeaki Matsumoto Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the MDGs Follow-Up MeetingJapaneseEnglishJun 2 2011
Speech by Mr. Takeaki Matsumoto, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Common Market of the South (Mercosur) Summit MeetingJapaneseEnglishJun 29 2011
Opening Remarks and the Statement by H. E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba at 66th Session of UNGA Side Event; Commitment to Accelerate Progress on the MDGsJapaneseEnglishSep 21 2011
Remarks by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Opening Session of the Interactive Session of the United Nations High-level Meeting on Nuclear Safety and SecurityJapaneseEnglishSep 22 2011
Statement by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Launch of the Global Counterterrorism ForumJapaneseEnglishSep 22 2011
Statement by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the 7th Conference on Facilitating the Entry into Force of the CTBTJapaneseEnglishSep 23 2011
Statement by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba,Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the United Nations Summit Meeting on SomaliaJapaneseEnglishSep 23 2011
Africa Reception at the 66th U.N. General Assembly Speech by H.E.Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of JapanJapaneseEnglishSep 23 2011
Statement by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Mini-Summit on the Humanitarian Response to the Horn of AfricaJapaneseEnglishSep 24 2011
Minister Gemba's Speech at a Reception in Commemoration of the Great East Japan EarthquakeJapaneseEnglishMar 12 2012
Foreign Minister Gemba's Speech on Japan's Diplomacy in the Future at "A Talk with Foreign Minister Gemba"(Overview)JapaneseEnglishMar 17 2012
East Asia Low Carbon Growth Partnership Dialogue: Keynote Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs Koichiro GembaJapaneseEnglishApr 15 2012
Minister Gemba's speech at the reception in celebrating the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Japan and IsraelJapaneseEnglishMay 1 2012
Statement by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Opening Session of the Fourth TICAD Ministerial Follow-up MeetingJapaneseEnglishMay 5 2012
Statement by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Fourth TICAD Ministerial Follow-up Meeting Plenary 1: " Status of implementation of the Yokohama Action Plan "JapaneseEnglishMay 5 2012
Statement by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Fourth TICAD Ministerial Follow-up Meeting Plenary 2: Panel Discussion on "Current Africa’s economic growth and underlying challenges"JapaneseEnglishMay 5 2012
Remarks by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Reception Hosted by the TICAD Co-organizers on the Occasion of the 4th TICAD Ministerial Follow-up MeetingJapaneseEnglishMay 5 2012
Statement by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Fourth TICAD Ministerial Follow-up Meeting Plenary 4: " Addressing Domestic as well as Cross-Border Challenges (2) Climate Change "JapaneseEnglishMay 6 2012
Remarks by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan Meeting on Afghanistan on the occasion of the NATO SummitJapaneseEnglishMay 21 2012
Speech by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, on the Occasion of the 18th International Conference on the Future of Asia: Building a "High-Quality Society" through Network DiplomacyJapaneseEnglishMay 24 2012
Speech by Foreign Minister Koichiro Gemba United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio + 20)JapaneseEnglishJun 20 2012
Opening Remarks by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Japan Evening of Japan Day at Rio+20JapaneseEnglishJun 20 2012
United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) Opening Remark by H.E. Mr. Koichiro GEMBA, Official Side Event Organized by the Government of JapanJapaneseEnglishJun 21 2012
World Ministerial Conference on Disaster Reduction in Tohoku ~Joint Endeavors for Solutions: Wisdom of the World to the Disaster-Affected Areas,Lessons of the Disaster-Affected Areas to the World~ Remarks by Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan ReceptionJapaneseEnglishJul 3 2012
World Ministerial Conference on Disaster Reduction in Tohoku ~Joint Endeavors for Solutions: Wisdom of the World to the Disaster-Affected Areas,Lessons of the Disaster-Affected Areas to the World~ Welcoming Remarks by Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan Opening CeremonyJapaneseEnglishJul 3 2012
World Ministerial Conference on Disaster Reduction in Tohoku ~Joint Endeavors for Solutions: Wisdom of the World to the Disaster-Affected Areas, Lessons of the Disaster-Affected Areas to the World~ Remarks by Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan At the Fukushima Breakout SessionJapaneseEnglishJul 4 2012
World Ministerial Conference on Disaster Reduction in Tohoku ~Joint Endeavors for Solutions: Wisdom of the World to the Disaster-Affected Areas, Lessons of the Disaster-Affected Areas to the World~ Closing Remarks by Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan Closing CeremonyJapaneseEnglishJul 4 2012
Remarks by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan Tokyo Conference on AfghanistanJapaneseEnglishJul 8 2012
Statement of Koichiro Gemba, the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan (High level meeting on the rule of law, Side Event "The fight against corruption and its impact on sustainable economic growth")JapaneseEnglishSep 24 2012
Speech by Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the High-Level Meeting on the Rule of LawJapaneseEnglishSep 24 2012
Statement by H.E.Mr.Koichiro Gemba Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan At the High-Level Event "Peacebuilding: Way Towards Sustainable Peace and Security"JapaneseEnglishSep 25 2012
Ministerial Meeting of the G4 Countries (Brazil, Germany, India and Japan) in the margins of the 67th Session of the UN General Assembly Joint Press StatementJapaneseEnglishSep 25 2012
Statement by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Mini-Summit on Somalia United Nations HeadquartersJapaneseEnglishSep 26 2012
Statement by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan At the Sixth CTBT Ministerial MeetingJapaneseEnglishSep 27 2012
Statement by H.E.Mr.Koichiro Gemba Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan The Fourth Ministerial Meeting Friends YemenJapaneseEnglishSep 27 2012
The Deauville Partnership with Arab Countries in Transition Chair’s Summary of the Foreign Ministers MeetingJapaneseEnglishSep 28 2012
"The Energy Challenge of Africa: Energy Infrastructure Development in Africa – Toward the TICAD V in 2013," Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan Koichiro GembaJapaneseEnglishOct 12 2012
Speech by H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the 9th CSIS/Nikkei Symposium "Changes in Leadership and the Future Course of Japan-U.S.-China Trilateral Relations""Building Order and Making Rules in the Asia-Pacific Age"JapaneseEnglishOct 26 2012
Remarks by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Opening Session of the TICAD V Ministerial Preparatory MeetingJapaneseEnglishMar 16 2013日
Remarks by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Opening Session of the TICAD V Ministerial Preparatory MeetingJapaneseEnglishMar 16 2013
Keynote Speech by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the TICAD V Ministerial Preparatory Meeting (Plenary 1: "Outcome Documents of TICAD V")JapaneseEnglishMar 16 2013
Speech by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan Fumio Kishida on Japan's Foreign Policy towards Latin America and the Caribbean "Embarking on A New Voyage with Latin America and the Caribbean"JapaneseEnglishApr 29 2013
Second East Asia Low Carbon Growth Partnership Dialogue: Opening Speech by Minister for Foreign Affairs Fumio KishidaJapaneseEnglishMay 18 2013
Speech by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the 19th International Conference on "The Future of Asia"JapaneseEnglishMay 23 2013
TICAD V Thematic Session 3: Towards the Post-2015 Development Agenda, H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of JapanJapaneseEnglishJun 2 2013
TICADV Thematic Session 4 Driving Development through Gender Equality: Advancing the Empowerment of Women, H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida Minister for Foreign Affairs of JapanJapaneseEnglishJun 2 2013
Speech by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at the Opening Ceremony of the "Hiroshima Round Table" -Vision and Steps toward "A World without Nuclear Weapons"-JapaneseEnglishJul 29 2013
Statement by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan At the Diplomatic Conference on the Minamata ConventionJapaneseEnglishOct 10 2013
Nuclear Disarmament and Non-proliferation Policy Speech by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at "Dialogue with Foreign Minister Kishida"JapaneseEnglishJan 20 2014
Speech by Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, at Geneva II Peace Conference on SyriaJapaneseEnglishJan 22 2014
Statement by the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan on the Situation in Ukraine)JapaneseEnglishMar 1 2014
Statement by the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan on the Situation in the Crimean Peninsula in UkraineJapaneseEnglishMar 2 2014
Statement by the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan on the Measures against Russia over the Crimea referendumJapaneseEnglishMar 18 2014
ODA Policy Speech by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan “An Evolving ODA: For the World’s Future and Japan’s Future”JapaneseEnglishApr 4 2014
Statement by the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan on the Sanctions against Russia over the situation in UkraineJapaneseEnglishApr 29 2014
Opening Remark by Foreign Minister Kishida at the 2014 Japan-OSCE ConferenceJapaneseEnglishJun 16 2014
Statement by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan At the World Humanitarian Summit North and South-East Asia Regional ConsultationJapaneseEnglishJul 23 2014
Statement by the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan on the Additional Measures over the situation in UkraineJapaneseEnglishJul 28 2014
Speech by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, World Assembly for Women in Tokyo: WAW! Tokyo 2014JapaneseEnglishSep 13 2014
Statement by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, “Call to Action on protection from Gender Based Violence in Emergencies”JapaneseEnglishSep 22 2014
Statement by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, “Delivering on Universal Health Coverage: Why the Time is Now”JapaneseEnglishSep 22 2014
Statement by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Fifth Ministerial Plenary of the GCTFJapaneseEnglishSep 23 2014
Statement by the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan on the Additional Measures Imposed on Russia in Connection with the Ukraine SituationJapaneseEnglishSep 25 2014
Opening Remarks by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Seventh CTBT Ministerial MeetingJapaneseEnglishSep 26 2014
Statement by Fumio Kishida,Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan to the United Nations General Assembly Informal Ministerial Plenary Meeting to Commemorate the International Day for Total Elimination of Nuclear WeaponsJapaneseEnglishSep 26 2014
Keynote Speech by Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida at the Open Symposium Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of Japan's ODA "Development Cooperation in a New Era" -What Japan, a Contributor to Peace, Aims For-JapaneseEnglishNov 17 2014
Policy speech by Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida "Special Partnership for the Era of the Indo-Pacific"JapaneseEnglishJan 18 2015
Keynote address by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Japan Trilateral Forum, Brussels hosted by the GMF“Year 2015 as the opening of a new chapter in Japan-Europe relations”JapaneseEnglishJan 21 2015
Statement by Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida on the ceasefire agreement in eastern UkraineJapaneseEnglishFeb 13 2015
Statement by Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida at the Ministerial Roundtable on "International Cooperationin Support of a Post-2015 Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction" Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk ReductionJapaneseEnglishMar 15 2015
International Conference of the Critical Issues Forum Foreign Affairs Minister Kishida SpeechJapaneseEnglishApr 4 2015
General Statement by Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida at the 2015 NPT Review ConferenceJapaneseEnglishApr 28 2015
Keynote Speech by Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida "A Peace-Loving Nation Walking with Asia" at the High Level Seminar on Peacebuilding, National Reconciliation and Democratization in AsiaJapaneseEnglishJun 22 2015
Remarks by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Ninth Conference on Facilitating the Entry into Force of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban TreatyJapaneseEnglishSep 29 2015
Statement by Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the United Nations General Assembly Meeting to Commemorate the International Day for Total Elimination of Nuclear WeaponsJapaneseEnglishSep 30 2015
Remarks by H.E.Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan at the 61st Pugwash Conference on Science and World AffairsJapaneseEnglishNov 1 2015
Remarks by Foreign Minister Kishida at the 5th Replenishment Preparatory Meeting of the Global FundJapaneseEnglishDec 17 2015
Policy speech by Foreign Minister Kishida at JIIA Forum "Japan's Diplomacy in 2016"JapaneseEnglishJan 19 2016
2nd International Symposium on the Law of the Sea "International Law for the Resources of the Sea: Scientific Advances, Preservation of Environment, Equity in Benefit Sharing" Remarks by Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign AffairsJapaneseEnglishFeb 16 2016
Japan's United Nations Diplomacy "Together with Developing Countries" – Speech by Foreign Minister KishidaJapaneseEnglishFeb 23 2016
Foreign Minister Kishida's Opening Remarksat the Hiroshima Forum of Former Youth Communicators for a World without Nuclear WeaponsJapaneseEnglishMar 27 2016
ASEAN Policy Speech "Diversity and Connectivity – Role of Japan as a Partner"by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida Minister for Foreign Affairs of JapanJapaneseEnglishMay 2 2016
Statement by Foreign Minister Kishida at the Open Debate of the UN Security Council "Peacebuilding in Africa"JapaneseEnglishJul 29 2016
Statement by Foreign Minister Kishida at the Third Thematic Session of the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI)JapaneseEnglishAug 27 2016
Closing Remarks by H.E. Mr. Fumio KISHIDA, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan At the Eighth Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) Ministerial MeetingJapaneseEnglishSep 21 2016
Statement by Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, Fumio Kishida On the Occasion of the Pledging Conference of the PBFJapaneseEnglishSep 21 2016
Statement by H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan At the Thematic Meeting of the United Nations Security Council On the Denuclearization of North KoreaJapaneseEnglishApr 28 2017
Remarks by H.E. Mr. Fumio KISHIDA, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan At the First Session of the Preparatory Committee for the 2020 NPT Review ConferenceJapaneseEnglishMay 2 2017
Remarks by H.E. Mr. Fumio KISHIDA, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan At the Side Event Hosted by the Hiroshima PrefectureJapaneseEnglishMay 2 2017

Last Updated: 2017.8.31