Category Archive: News and Announcements

We’re Hiring!

Job alert! We are hiring a Program Officer for Film and Audiovisual Programs. Application deadline is February 16. Responsibilities include administration of audiovisual-related grant programs, programing Japanese film events, PR & media relations, and website & social media management.

JFT Holiday Books and Movies List 2020

Here are some books and movies JFT staff think of when we think about the winter season! Name a Japanese book/movie you would enjoy during this holiday season in the Comments Section below.

Cheers to 30 years

We’re celebrating our 30th birthday this month! On November 8, 1990, The Japan Foundation arrived in Canada and set up a small office in Toronto. Over the years, we have grown in numerous capacities, moved offices, and expanded operations to engage our patrons and community through our many programs and activities. Continue reading →

JF Headquarters website survey

The Japan Foundation headquarters is getting a new website! Please help us by sharing your opinions and suggestions on the official Japan Foundation website, which is going to be renewed. Continue reading →

Important Message From The Japan Foundation, Toronto

The health, safety and well-being of our patrons, students, staff and volunteers are very important to us. Considering the current changing circumstances, with everyone’s safety in mind, The Japan Foundation, Toronto has decided to temporarily close the centre to the public from October 13, 2020. All of the online programs will continue as announced. Continue reading →