The Japan Foundation

The Japan Foundation Headquarters, Tokyo
4-4-1 Yotsuya, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0004, Japan
General Affairs: Tel: 81-3-5369-6051, Fax: 81-3-5369-6031

Japan Foundations Worldwide

Japan Foundation Publications

ochikochiWochi Kochi Magazine offers stories and topics, on cross-cultural exchanges
between Japan and other countries.


Japanese Book News provides information on recent publishing trends in Japan and reviews of new titles mainly for overseas publishers.

worth sharing

Worth Sharing: Japanese Books Recommended for Translation aims to bring together literary works and their authors with translators and publishing companies so that the books can reach overseas readers.

Diplomatic Missions of Japan in Canada Administering Japan Foundation Programs

The Japan Foundation programs are administered in Canada with the assistance of the regional diplomatic missions of Japan. If you are applying as a resident of one of the regions listed below, contact the appropriate diplomatic mission for application forms. For residents outside of the National Capital Region in Ontario, contact The Japan Foundation, Toronto.

British Columbia & Yukon Territory Consulate-General of Japan
900-1177 West Hastings Street 2480
Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 2K9
Tel: 604-684-5868 Fax: 604-684-6939

Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, & Northwest Territories Consulate-General of Japan
517 10 Ave SW #950
Calgary, AB T2R 0A8
Tel:  (403) 294-0782 Fax: (403) 294-1645

National Capital Region Embassy of Japan
255 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, ON K1N 9E6
Tel: (613) 241-8541 Fax: (613) 241-4261

Ontario Consulate-General of Japan
Suite 3300, Royal Trust Tower
77 King Street West
P.O. Box 10 TD Centre
Toronto, Ontario M5K 1A1
Tel: 416-363-7038 Fax: 416-363-6074

Quebec & Atlantic Provinces Consulat-General du Japon
1 Place Ville Marie #3333
Montreal, Québec H3B 3N2
Tel: 514-866-3429 Fax: 514-395-6000

Japanese Governmental and other Japan-related Organizations

Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Web site:

Japan National Tourist Organization (JNTO)
Web site:

Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)

Ontario Cultural Organizations

Bloor St. Culture Corridor

Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre of Toronto

Canada Japan Society

Japan Society

Ikebana International

Toronto Kimono Club

Toronto Japanese Garden Club

Origami Society

Canadian Japanese Cultural Centre of Hamilton