Foreign Minister Kono to Visit Canada and the United States of America

September 21, 2018
Japanese

  1. 1. Mr. Taro Kono, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, will visit Montreal, New York and Washington D.C. from September 21 to 30.

    2. During his stay in Montreal, Minister Kono will attend Women Foreign Ministers’ meeting, and exchange views with foreign ministers and other officials from various countries.

    3. During his stay in New York, Minister Kono is scheduled to attend various international conferences and bilateral foreign ministers’ meetings that will be held in conjunction with the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, and exchange views with foreign ministers and other officials from various countries.

    4. During his stay in Washington D.C., Minister Kono is scheduled to give a speech at School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University.

    (Reference) Itinerary of Minister Kono’s Visit (scheduled)

    21 Depart Narita
     Arrive Montreal
     Women Foreign Ministers’ meeting
    22 Depart Montreal
      Arrive New York
    24  GUAM-Japan Ministerial Meeting
      The 6th Japan-CARICOM Ministerial-Level Conference
    25  G4 Ministerial Meeting on UN Security Council Reform
    26  Japan-Pacific Alliance Foreign Ministers’ Meeting
      High-Level Side Event on Promoting Quality Infrastructure
    27  Ministerial Meeting of the Friends of the CTBT
      Ministerial Meeting on UNRWA
    28  Depart New York
      Arrive Washington D.C.
      Speech at School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
    29  Depart Washington D.C.
    30  Arrive Narita

    Other bilateral meetings, etc. are being coordinated. The above schedule is subject to change.