The 6th Japanese Speech Contest in Kashiwa
Speeches by American Teachers at Kashiwa Municipal High School.~ Experiences in a Different Country ~
The event was canceled due to the spread of corona infection.
Free Legal Advice for Foreign Residents
Online Workshop for KIRA members


Japanese Language Classes for September to December, 2021
Japanese Speech Contest Scripts and Video Messages Posted on Website
Information for COVID-19 for Foreign Residents (Available in multiple languages)
Kashiwa Information Delivery Service
Notice from Kashiwa City To Foreign Residents

Japanese Language Classes for September to December, 2021

Kashiwa and Kashiwa-no-ha classes will continue to offer online classes.
Shonan Classes will continue to offer 1 face-to-face class and 4 online classes.

Japanese Language Classes for September to December, 2021>>>

Japanese Speech Contest Scripts and Video Messages Posted on Website

All scripts for the cancelled "The 5th Japanese Speech Contest in Kashiwa" were posted on the Kashiwa International Relations Association (KIRA) website. Please take a look.

In addition, three presenters have sent us video messages which can be viewed on YouTube via the Kashiwa International Center (KCC) and KIRA websites.

Information for COVID-19 for Foreign Residents (Available in multiple languages)


Kashiwa Information Delivery Service

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Notice from Kashiwa City To Foreign Residents

You can read the official Kashiwa City Bulletin “Koho Kashiwa" in languages other than Japanese. Non-Japanese versions of the bulletin can be found at:
1. Kashiwa City website and through the “Machiiro” mobile phone app.
2. In print at City Hall, “Kinrin” Community Centers, convenience stores, etc.
3. Via free home delivery service
For more information, please refer here.
(If you click “Foreign Language” in the navigation bar, you will find links to versions in multiple languages.)

Universities in Kashiwa with International Exchange Departments

The University of Tokyo, Kashiwa International Office (Kashiwa Branch)

   Room 124, Environment Building, The University of Tokyo,
   5-1-5 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa 277-8563, Japan
   tel: 04-7136-4556 fax: 04-7136-4559

Reitaku University

   Center for International Exchange, https://www.reitaku-u.ac.jp/gp/
   International Exchange on camp https://www.reitaku-u.ac.jp/global/
   2-1-1, Hikarigaoka, Kashiwa, 277-8686, Japan

Kaichi International University

   Intercultural Exchange, https://www.kaichi.ac.jp/english-2/
   Study Abroad Program, https://www.kaichi.ac.jp/department/exchange/
   1225-6 Kashiwa, Kashiwa-shi, Chiba 277-0005, Japan

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Sister city relationships

Camden Town (Council)
Wikipedia, Camden Town (Parliament)
CIFA Face Book

Chiba Prefecture and Kashiwa City

Kashiwa City
Kashiwa Information Center
Kashiwa City Medical Association
Chiba Prefecture
Chiba International Convention Bureau


Ministry of Foreign Affair
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Japan Association for the Promotion of International Cooperation
Japan Foundation
Association for Internationalization of Local Governments
Ministry of Internal Affair
Multicultural Center Tokyo
The UN Refugee Agency


Kashiwa City Hall
Emergency medical information service
Disaster Prevention and Safety Division

Consultation Desk for Foreign Residents


Cross-cultural Center

1-7-1-301 Kashiwa, Kashiwa City, Chiba Prefecture
DayOne Tower 3F Palette Kashiwa
Closed:Sundays, national holidays, year-end and New Year holidays