Climate and Energy Initiatives in Japan

Date: December 8, 2016

Sasakawa USA hosted a private, off-the-record discussion featuring Dr. Phyllis Yoshida, Fellow for Energy and Technology at Sasakawa USA. The event was an opportunity to engage in a candid conversation on the intersection between energy and climate, and mitigation and adaptation in Japan.

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Japan Update: Upper House Elections and Implications for the Abe Administration

Date: July 13, 2016

This event brought together several Sasakawa USA experts for a special Speakers Series event to discuss results of the July 10 House of Councillors elections and what they will mean for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s administration.

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History and Security: Prime Minister Abe’s 70th Anniversary Statement and Japan’s Global Role

Date: September 28, 2015

Sasakawa USA hosted two prominent scholars of Japanese diplomatic and political history who provided U.S. and Japanese perspectives on Prime Minister Abe’s 70th Anniversary Statement on the end of World War II as well as broader perspectives on the U.S.-Japan Alliance going forward.

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