Foreign Minister's Commendations for FY 2023

 On August 22, the Foreign Minister's Commendations Ceremony was held at the Iikura House of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, and Mr. Fujii Sumio, Specially Appointed Professor of Institute of the Study of Ancient Civilizations and Culture Resources, Kanazawa University has been awarded for ひs contributions to the promotion of academic exchange and mutual understanding between Japan and Saudi Arabia through archeology.

 The Foreign Minister’s Commendations are awarded to individuals and groups with outstanding achievements in international fields, in order to acknowledge their contributions to the promotion of friendship between Japan and other countries and areas. The Commendations also aim to promote the understanding and support of the Japanese public for the activities of the recipients.