September 18, 2015:
It was a great honor and pleasure for His Excellency Ambassador Dr. Sayed Mohammad Amin Fatimie to be invited by Japanese Prime Minister’s Office and the United Nations Information Center in Tokyo to the launch event titled “Digitalized Japan-UN material.” The event was opened by the remark of H.E. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs, and followed by the video messages respectively from H.E. Ms. Cristina Gallach, UN Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information, and Mr. Yasushi Akashi, Chairman of International House of Japan / former UN Under-Secretary General.
H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie had a pleasure of communicating with moderator Ms. Kaoru Nemoto, Director of UN Information Center – Tokyo, and all the panel discussants of the event, Mr. Tomohiko Taniguchi, Special Advisor to the Prime Minister’s Cabinet and Professor of Keio University Graduate School; Mr. Kunihiko Hirabayashi, Director of the UNICEF Tokyo Office; Ms. Yukie Osa, president of AAR Japan / Professor of Rikkyo University Graduate School. H.E. Ambassador also conversed with Mr. Samya Slimani, first secretary of the embassy of Algeria.
The event was attended by Ambassadors of other countries, key officials from relevant offices, and it illustrated an interesting cooperation of Japan and United Nation in this information age.