News and Announcements

We Heart Canada + Japan 90

We Heart Canada + Japan 90 Short Film Campaign offers people and organizations the opportunity to share their stories and contribute to the discourse about what the special relationship between Canada and Japan means to them. Continue reading →

JOB POSTING: Administrative Assistant / Volunteer Coordinator

The Japan Foundation, Toronto is seeking a full-time Administrative Assistant / Volunteer Coordinator. This position is responsible for assisting with administrative work in the organization, and also for coordinating volunteer activities in support of JFT’s events and programs.

PRIDE Film Series

Celebrate Pride with us this summer by watching some films that look at LGBTQ diversity in Japan. Continue reading →

2018 JFT Summer Language Brush-up & PD Workshop for Japanese-Language Teachers

July 4 – 7, 2018 in Burnaby, BC [Registration deadline Extended to June 10th!]
This is a four-day workshop designed for non-native Japanese language teachers, including a one-day workshop open to other teachers on the first day.

The Twelfth International MANGA Award

Accepting entries from Apr 2 – June 15. Win a trip to Japan and meet Japanese manga artists and visit studios! The award honors artists who contribute to the global development of manga. Continue reading →