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《International exchange program with our friendship city for junior high school students 》
Participation opportunity

As part of our international exchange education, Kitanagoya City is sending junior high school students to our friendship city, Muan County in South Korea. We are accepting applications from junior high school students interested in international relations.

Dates: August 8-12, 2016 (Monday to Friday)
Destination: Jeollanam-do, Muan County, South Korea
Program: Cultural exchange and visits to facilities with local junior high school students (including one night of home-stay)
Eligible Applicants: First to third year junior high school students who reside in the city
Cost: 30,000 yen
Application Requirements:

    a. Students able to attend the pre-departure orientation, a workshop, and a post-visit report session.

    b. Families able to host junior high school students from Muan County on July 26 (Tuesday).

How to apply: To apply, submit relevant forms to your school by May 13 (Friday).
Click here for application information.
【Download application form】
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【Download consent form】
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【Download entry sheet】
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Selection: Participants will be chosen after interview. More details will be provided to applicants.

    a. Date: May 21 (Saturday) at 1:00 pm

    b. Venue: Kitanagoya City Culture and Labor Hall, 2nd Floor, Study Room

Kitanagoya City grass-roots exchange delegation to Guam 2017

The Kitanagoya City International Association celebrates its 10th Anniversary this year. KIIA is sending a grass-roots exchange delegation to Guam, USA to reflect on the past ten years and to envision the next ten years of our association. Kitanagoya citizens will play the main role in this grass-roots exchange delegation. They will be involved in the whole process from sharing ideas, planning, and management to implementation. We look forward to applications from people who are interested in grass-roots exchanges.

Dates: June 28 - July 1, 2017
(Three night four day tour from Wednesday to Saturday) Click here for the itinerary
Destination: Guam, USA
Program: Grass-roots exchange tour to in Guam, USA
The number of members: About 20 persons
Cost: 55,000 yen (does not include fees for obtaining a passport or other personal costs)
Application Requirements:
  • Applicants must either reside or work in Kitanagoya or be a KIIA member and be at least 18 years old.
  • Applicants must be able to participate in the orientation, a workshop, and a post-report session.
  • Applicants must have an understanding of grass-roots exchange and can support KIIA activities.
How to apply: To apply, submit the following documents to the association by April 17 (Monday)
  • a. Application form  Please download the form from the KIIA website or receive the form at the KIIA office.
  • b. Essay (within 1,000 characters)
    Theme: What I can do and would like to do in exchanges with Guam
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【Download application form】
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Click here to download all files including application and implementation information, application form, and itinerary
Selection Delegation members will be chosen based on the submitted documents.
Notification Results of the selection will be sent by mail by Tuesday, April 25, 2017.

Annual general meeting

Date: April 8, 2017 (Saturday) from 10:00 am
Venue: Small Hall, Kitanagoya City Culture and Labor Hall
Subjects: KIIA members
Theme: Program and fiscal reports for fiscal year 2016
Program and fiscal plans for fiscal year 2017
Miscellaneous

*The KIIA general meeting can only be attended by KIIA members.
KIIA members will be notified in advance by mail.

Kitanagoya City grass-roots exchange delegation program

Kitanagoya City is planning to send grass-roots exchange delegations to Muan County in South Korea, with which we have a friendship cities relationship and Guam with which we hope to have more exchanges in the future. We hope to create a model in which citizens play the main role in international exchange. Kitanagoya citizens will be involved in the whole process from sharing ideas, planning, and management to implementation.


Outline of the second meeting for the grass-roots exchange delegation to Guam

Date: May 31, 2017 (Wednesday)
Venue: Hall, Kitanagoya City Community Center
Time: 7:00 ~ 9:00
Program: Click here for the outline of the second meeting for the grass-roots exchange delegation to Guam.

Outline of the first meeting for the grass-roots exchange delegation to Guam

Date: April 26, 2017 (Saturday)
Venue: Hall, Kitanagoya City Community Center
Time: 7:00 ~ 9:00
Program: Click here for the outline of the first meeting for the grass-roots exchange delegation to Guam.

Outline of the third review jointly held by the Muan and Guam committees

Date: March 11, 2017 (Saturday)
Venue: Hall, Kitanagoya City Community Center
Time: 13:00 ~ 15:00
Program: Click here for the outline of the third review jointly held by the Muan and Guam committees

Outline of the second review by the committees

Date: Guam committee: February 18, 2017 (Saturday)
Muan committee:  February 25, 2017 (Saturday)
Venue: Guam committee: Conference Room, Kitanagoya City Community Center
Muan committee: Hall, Kitanagoya City Community Center
Time: Guam committee 10:00 ~ 12:00
Muan committee  10:00 ~ 12:00
Program: Click here for the outline of the second review by the Guam committee
Click here for the outline of the second review by the Muan committee

Outline of the first review by the committees

Date: January 22, 2017 (Sunday)
Venue: Hall Kitanagoya City Community Center
Time: Guam committee 10:00 ~ 12:00
Muan committee  13:00 ~ 15:00
内容: Click herefor the outline of the first review by the Muan committee
Click herefor the outline of the first review by the Guam committee

Invitation to become members of the review committees

Date: January 22, 2017 (Sunday)
Venue: Hall, Kitanagoya City Community Center
Time: Guam committee  10:00 ~ 12:00
Muan committee   13:00 ~ 15:00
Program: The Kitanagoya City International Association is inviting people to become members of committees to review programs for grass-roots international exchange delegations. KIIA is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2017. The committees will review how we are going to send grass-roots exchange delegations. We are planning to send grass-roots exchange delegations to Muan County in South Korea, with which we have a friendship cities relationship and Guam with which we hope to have more exchanges in the future. We hope to create a model in which citizens play the main role in international exchange. Kitanagoya citizens will be involved in the whole process from sharing ideas, planning and management to implementation.
Details: Click here for more information.

Asia Pacific Festival

The Kitanagoya City International Association is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. We shall reflect on the past decade and envision the next decade of our association. This event for international exchange is handmade made by citizens beginning from the sharing of ideas and planning to management.

Date: February 11, 2017(Saturday)
Venue: Kitanagoya City Cultural Labor Hall
Time: 13:00 ~ 15:30
Program: Many dance performances will be presented including orthodox traditional Korean dances to elegant and artistic modern dances! The highlight will be the collaboration of South Korean dancing with traditional Japanese dancing by Fuminori Nishikawa, accredited master of the Nishikawa school! Pacific Polynesian dances will also fascinate you!
Admission fee: Free
Details: Click here for more information.

Hawaiian music and dance performance
in commemoration of the general meeting

Date: April 9, 2016 (Saturday) from 11 am
※The starting time is subject to change.
Venue: Kitanagoya City Culture and Labor Hall (Small Hall)
Program: Hawaiian music and dance performance
How to attend: If you are not a member, you will need an entrance ticket. Tickets will be distributed at the KIIA office on the 4th floor of the West Building of the City Office from April 1, 2016.

【Download leaflet and application form】
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Asia Festival

Date: February 13, 2016 (Saturday) from10 am to 3:30 pm
Venue: Kitanagoya City Culture and Labor Hall
Program: This is a handmade event by our citizens for cultural exchange with our Asian neighbors held on the theme: watch, get to know, and taste Asia. This year we are featuring Bali, Indonesia.

Please come and visit with your friends!
Admission: Free
Details: Click here for more information.

Kitanagoya Local Brand Project

Title: World cooking course
Date: November 24, 2016 (Thursday) French cuisine
December 22, 2016 (Thursday) Korean cuisine
January 26, 2017 (Thursday) Italian cuisine
※ from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm for all three occasions
Venue: Kitanagoya City Health Dome, cooking room
Capacity: Up to 30 persons.
Tuition: 6,000 yen (for 3 sessions) (5,000 yen for KIIA members)
Program: Kitanagoya local brand products have been developed through international exchange. Fig yeast is one such product. This cooking course aims at spreading the use of fig yeast in international cuisine.
The course will be instructed by Chun Changwon, who served as a chef at Westin Chosun Seoul.
For more information: Click herefor more information.
Application: Apply to KIIA by phone, FAX, or e-mail.
Click here to apply by e-mail

Interchange Festa 2013

We will hold an event called “interchange festa 2013” which will be on November 23, 2013 (holiday), in the Kita Nagoya City Dome health.

Date: November 23, 2013 (holiday)
Place: Kita Nagoya City Health Dome
Contents:
Arena "International Exchange Corner"Panel of Historic activities
①Kita Nagoya City International Association. Photo Exhibition of activities.
②Products will be sold. In order to support the developing countries of the Asian and African continent. (What type of activities???)
③"Kita Nagoya City specialty”! The most representative fruit of our region “ichijikun”, Fig. Space dedicated to sell our local products.
④Which Fig (Ichijikun) do you like? We will select by vote the image representing it.
Tent "International Association of Food Corner"The tasting sale of
①the "north Nagoya specialty! Fig Ichijikun along with local products.
②Cotton candy, and popcorn.

Swiss folk instrumental concert

Date: April 13, 2013 (Sat) 11:00 am to
※ There is a possibility to change the start time.
Place: Kita Nagoya City Cultural Workers (Small Hall)
Contents: The nature of the Alp Horn
Participation: Non-members must acquire tickets.
They will be distributed from April 1st, 2013 In the 4th floor of the City Hall. In the International Association Secretariat, West hall.

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WORD version is here.word

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