13 April 2009


Chairman Sasakawa and the Executive Director of The Nippon Foundation

meet in Tokyo with the

Deputy Director of the Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea and the

Division’s Programme Adviser

on the occasion of the

United Nations - Nippon Foundation

Fellowship Programme Asia-Pacific Alumni Meeting



Chairman Sasakawa and Mr. Nagamitsu meet with Ms. Goettsche-Wanli and Mr. Bailet


Discussions focused on the shared vision of the need for steadfast capacity development assistance
for developing States in the field of ocean affairs and the law of the sea,
and the ever increasing and important role the
United Nations – The Nippon Foundation of Japan Fellowship Programme occupies in this regard.