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September 09, 2015

Rethinking Japan’s Foreign Aid
Widening the Scope of Assistance from a Security Perspective

Nine specific recommendations are outlined in this summary of a policy proposal on Japan's foreign aid. We make the case ...

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June 03, 2015

Japan-Europe Cooperation for Peace and Stability
Pursuing Synergies on a Comprehensive Approach

The scope of Japanese and European development cooperation goes beyond promoting economic growth and includes strengthening governance and resilience in ...

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May 21, 2015

Tapping the Potential of Japan’s Self-Defense Forces

A recent Tokyo Foundation policy proposal calls for greater strategic emphasis and interagency collaboration in Japan’s foreign aid program. In ...

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June 19, 2014

Japan’s “Proactive Contribution to Peace”
A Mere Political Label?

The centerpiece of Japan’s first National Security Strategy, announced in December 2013, was a pledge to make a more proactive ...

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June 10, 2008

Sudan: Challenges for Peace and Reconstruction

The situation in Sudan is indicative of the need for enhanced African capacity in conflict management and resolution. The governments ...

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March 31, 2008

A War-Torn Land Finds a Road to Peace

The Democratic Republic of the Congo has endured two wars in the last ten years. A peace treaty has been ...

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