The 30th Anniversary Of Establishment Of Friendship City Relations Between Tokyo And Jakarta (Indonesia) Under Japan’s Friendship Ties Program “JENESYS 2019”

TOKYO, July 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — As part of Japan’s Friendship Ties Program “JENESYS 2019” promoted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 16 Tokyo high school students will visit Indonesia from July 29th to August 7th.

In this program, they visit Jakarta, Indonesia and deepen their understanding of Indonesian culture and society. Plus, they are supposed to work on disseminating Japan’s culture to the local population.

Through this Program, it is expected that the relationship between Tokyo and Jakarta will be strengthened, with the promotion of understanding of Japan and of mutual understanding.

Japan’s Friendship Ties Programs “JENESYS 2019”

This program is intended to promote people-to-people exchanges between Japan and the various nations of the Asia-Pacific, North America, Europe, Latin America, and the Caribbean, and to encourage an understanding of Japan’s economy, society, history, diverse culture, politics and diplomatic relations among participants.

< Itinerary >

Departure from Japan to Indonesia.

Visit Pramuka Island to inspect the activities of environmental conservation.

Courtesy call to state government of Jakarta and move to the site of construction of Jakarta Mass Rapid Transit system.

Student exchange program in “SMK Mitra Industri” in MM2100 and move to Japanese company (Marubeni) based in MM2100.

Student exchange program in “SMAN 70 Jakarta”

Stroll around Kota area in Jakarta and meet with host families, Home stay program.

Home stay program and stroll around Setu Babakan Betawi Cultural Village

Inspection of Japanese company (AEON)

Reporting session at the Embassy of Japan in Indonesia

Departure from Indonesia to Japan

*Itinerary is subject to change

CONTACT: Mr. Mise, Mr. Shintani and Mr. Shinohara, +81-03-6737-9447,