Schedule of Program
- "Kanazawa Declaration"
JCI World Conference Kanazawa was held in November 2015.
JCI decided to adopt to work on SDGs in General Assembly .
Since this declaration was adopted in Kanazawa, it is called the "Kanazawa Declaration".
- The JCI Kanazawa Conference is an international conference where delegates from each country of the Asia-Pacific region participate. The conference will be held annually from 2016 to 2020. I hope it will be an opportunity to share global issues.
At the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit in September 2015 "Transforming our world: for sustainable development
2030 Agenda "was adopted. In the agenda for the prosperity of man and the earth 17 goals are listed. This 17 goal is called Sustainable Development Goals,
Generally called "SDGs".
Report of 2018
The third year of Kanazawa Conference
provided opportunities for JC members,
citizens and corporate to work together
through the business to achieve the SDGs goal.
Official press conference
2018 JCI President Marc Brian Lim, 2018 JCI Executive Vice President for Asia and the Pacific Alexander Tio, JCI Japan President Shogo Ikeda, JCI Kanazawa President Taichiro Fukumitsu and JCI Secretary General Arrey Obenson attended to this official press conference.
Duration: February 16, 2018 (Friday) – February 18, 2018 (Sunday)
Venue: Hokkoku Shimbun Akabane Halll
Participant: est. 1060
Foreign JC Member:
President and chief representatives 23 people
JCI member and Headquarters Staff 6 people
JCI Japan members 750 people
Citizen 281 people
Participant countries from overseas: Philippines, Cambodia, Hong Kong, India, South Korea, Mongolia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Indonesia, Cameroon. France
JCI Kanazawa Conference 2017
The second JCI Kanazawa Conference was held based on the "Kanazawa Declaration" promising to collaborate with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs) adopted by JCI in November 2015.
This year, Conference Session by NOM Presidents and other programs sponsored by JCI were held.
Delegates from each country gathered from the world as well as in Asia joined them and created opportunities to share their countries’ current situation for collaborate with UN SDGs and consider concrete actions in the future.
Official Press Conference
JCI President Dawn Hetzel, JCI Executive Vice President for Asia and the Pacific Marc Brian Lim, JCI Secretary General Arrey Obenson, JCI Japan President Shogo Aoki and JCI Kanazawa President Yasuo Tsukamoto expressed their thoughts on this conference to many reporters.
Period: April 1st (Fri) - April 2 (Sat) 2016
Place: Kanazawa City Cultural Hall
Number of participants: 600 (JCI Member)
Participating countries: Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, Myanmar, Mongolia, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Macao, Nigeria, the United States, Ghana, Czech Republic, total 20 countries
On September 2015,
“Transforming Our World：2030 Agenda
for Sustainable Development” was
adopted in the UN Sustainable
This agenda sets the 17 Goals for prosperity of
both human and nature. The Goals are
called Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
NOM presidents, JCI officers and staffs celebrated the opening of JCI Kanazawa Conference. We invited Mr.Yamano, the Mayor of Kanazawa as a guest.
Keynote Speech 1
- Tetsuo Kondo
(UNDP Tokyo Director)
Tetsuo Kondo, a representative of gave a lecture on “UN SDGs” and “Problems of Asia and efforts toward solving the problem.
【Date】 2016 Apr. 1st (fri) - Apr. 2nd (sat) 【Place】 Kanazawa Bunka Hall 【Capacity】 600 people (JC members)
【Country】 Bangladesh, Cambodia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Nigeria, United States of America, South Africa, Cameroon, Macau