Japan Day at the Municipality of Saint-Valentin (February 11, 2020)


On February 11, Consul General Izawa took part in Japan Day at the Municipality of Saint-Valentin, an annual event which coincides with National Foundation Day in Japan. On the menu, a manga workshop and other Japanese cultural activities gave this Sister City's citizens the opportunity to discover Japan. The Municipality of Saint-Valentin is twinned with the city of Mimasaka (Okayama Prefecture) in Japan; in fact, following the day's festivities, representatives of Mimasaka attended a teleconference video meeting with their Quebecois counterparts to exchange views on the future development of their bilateral relations.