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更新日: September 8, 2014
 

FUKUOKA CITY
Visit and Training Guide
For a Comfortable City


Fukuoka City continues to develop as a major urban center that is the closest to the Asian Continent and the liveliest city in Japan.


  • ★Fukuoka City was introduced as a compact, dynamic and liveable city, whose urban development approach was put forward as a development model of cities.
    UN-HABITAT Fukuoka Office, Asian Pacific Urban Forum in 2011
  • ★Fukuoka City ranked No. 10 in the list of the world’s top 25 most liveable cities.
    【“MONOCLE” magazine in 2014】

Since Japan's economic development in the 1950s and 1960s, the country has experienced various social problems such as population growth and the progress of urbanization. However, Fukuoka city has overcome these problems. Fukuoka City, which has developed considerably through its history of cultural exchange with Asia, considers it a duty to share its experiences with other countries and regions that are facing similar social issues.
Come to Fukuoka for hints on comfortable city development for your own region.


【Themes for Visits and Training】

Notes:

  • The application deadline for visit and training is one month before the date of participation.
  • After being contacted, the URC will keep in touch with applicants to arrange dates, training menu, and details of the visit. 
  •  To help us serve you better, we ask for your understanding and cooperation in the above mentioned points.
  • ・Although the deadline is missed, application for visit and training could still be accepted. Please consult with the contact office (URC).

Contact for Application

Fukuoka Asian Urban Research Center (URC)

Fukuoka City Hall North Annex 6F, 1-10-1, Tenjin, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka, 810-0001, Japan
TEL:
81-92-733-5687 / FAX:81-92-733-5680   

E-mail:training@urc.or.jp


Department in charge

International Affairs Department, General Affairs & Planning Bureau, Fukuoka City Government