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Upcoming Book Talk on January 23

Inspirational Dialogues: Upcoming Virtual Book Talk The Architecture of Confinement – Incarceration Camps of the Pacific War Jan 23, 2024 | 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM PST | Zoom Meeting Register Now    

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The Story of Oikawa Island

The Story of Oikawa Island By Lorene Oikawa, Past President NAJC In 2024, the National Association of Japanese Canadians (NAJC) is looking at geographic locations where Japanese Canadians lived after migrating to Canada, since the 1800s, and where they...

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Online webinars for the non-profit and voluntary sector in Alberta

Online webinars are offered by the Community Development Unit throughout the year to support the non-profit and voluntary sector in Alberta. Live webinars topics include board governance basics, grant writing, cybersecurity, roles of the board executives and many more....

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Call For Artists and Scholars in Residence, Fall 2024

Check out this amazing residency program hosted by the University of Victoria’s “Past Wrongs Future Choices” initiative, set for Fall 2024. It’s a unique chance to delve into the historical narratives of WWII internment and dispossession of Japanese descent...

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English below. Please share to your Japanese speaking friends. 第7回カナダ移住者座談会   戦争、平和と人権について ロシアのウクライナ侵攻に加え、10月に始まったイスラエル-パレスチナ間の紛争も停戦のめどはたっていません。長期的停戦、平和交渉はいつ実現するのでしょうか?

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JC Legacies Monument Database Project

A monument in Victoria, the province’s Capital, is being planned to honour all Japanese Canadians who were uprooted, dispossessed, interned, and displaced in the 1940s. The research to gather names is taking place at the University of Victoria and...

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3月の日系カナダ人の歴史March in Japanese Canadian History


3月の日系カナダ人の歴史 3月の日系カナダ人の歴史 3月の日系カナダ人の歴史 日系カナダ人の歴史における3月のハイライト NAJC前会長 ロリン・及川 2023年、全カナダ日系人協会(NAJC)は、1941年から1949年まで

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日系カナダ人の歴史における2月のハイライト NAJC前会長 ロリン・及川 昨年は1942年の抑留・監禁開始から80周年にあたり、全カナダ日系人協会(NAJC)はそ の年からのカナダの歴史のハイライトを

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第4回カナダ日系社会145年史 Canada Nikkei History Seminar Part4

第4回カナダ日系社会145年史 Canada Nikkei History Seminar Part4   This seminar is held in Japanese. Feb 23, 2023 05:00 PM Registration: bit.ly/NikkeiHistory4 1920年代:定住から発展期へ:「白主日従」の時代と日系労働者たち

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Mission Statement

To promote and develop a strong Japanese Canadian identity and thereby to strengthen local communities and the national organization. To strive for equal rights and liberties for all persons – in particular, the rights of racial and ethnic minorities.