April 28, 2015 

U.S. CULCON welcomes Prime Minister Abe on the occasion of his historic visit to President Obama in Washington, DC.  U.S. CULCON is proud to be part of the continuing effort to nurture this valued and long-standing partnership.  U.S. CULCON’s efforts focus on promoting opportunities for educational and arts exchange, the cornerstone of the alliance since its inception.  U.S. CULCON is particularly proud of its efforts to boost student mobility with the goal of doubling the number of Japanese and American students studying in each other’s country by 2020, a goal that was adopted by President Obama and Prime Minister Abe at their meeting a year ago.