The Japanese Speech Contest 2019 for Foreign Diplomats 9 July 2019
The Japanese Speech Contest 2019 for Foreign Diplomats was held on June 22nd.
This event, now in its 22nd year and Aoba has become the host from this year.
The Japan Foundation and Minato wards co-organized, and the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Monkasho (Education, Culture, Sports, and Technology), NHK, Minato ward supported.
11 diplomats from 11 embassies gave us interesting speeches, and about 250 audiences enjoyed them. In addition, Aoba students made some performances such as Taiko, Band, and Handbells, so that they boosted the contest.