Arts & Culture

Arts and cultural events supported by JFT across Canada and at our venue in Toronto. More details

Language Education

Join our 8th JFT Online ‘Sawakai’ for Japanese Teachers June 25 @ 6:00 pm EDT! More details

Japanese Studies

Gallery of past Japan Foundation Fellows is now available to view. Updated periodically. More details

News and Announcements

Job Posting: Part-time Lecturer in Japanese-Language

Application Deadline: Tuesday, June 30, 2020
This job posting is for a part-time lecturer in Japanese-Language for a period of (1) year, with possibility of renewal.


An important message from The Japan Foundation, Toronto regarding the CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) March 16, 2020 (updated April 2, 2020) The health, safety and well-being of our patrons, students, staff and volunteers are very important to us. We are carefully monitoring … Continue reading →

The Fourteenth International MANGA Award

Accepting entries from Apr 6 – June 19. Win a 10 day 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 →

Asian Three-Fold Mirror 2016: Reflections

Watch three stories from the global community that share the beauty of cultural and humanistic bonds. Free online. Co-produced by The Japan Foundation Asia Center and Tokyo International Film Festival. Available until June 30, 2020. Continue reading →

The Wonderland

Join us online, to watch The Wonderland an animated adventure directed by HARA Keiichi co-presented by The Japan Foundation, Toronto and Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre.

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