Japan - 60 years of contribution in peacekeeping
UNMAS(United Nations Mine Action Service）
The departure ceremony of UNMISS personnel
On June 8, the departure ceremony for Major Narusawa and Captain Moriguchi, who would work with UNMISS as staff officers, was held at the Cabinet Office with the attendance of State Minister Matsumoto, Cabinet Office and Parliamentary Vice-Minister Fujimaru, Ministry of Defense. State Minister Matsumoto offered encouragement to them, stressing the critical importance of their role in the effort to support the work of UNMISS and the SDF Engineering Unit, and mentioned that he hoped they would perform their tasks vigilantly and fulfill their duties safely.
Japan Self Defense Force Officer teaching how to fix vehicles to students in South Sudan
PR event in UNMISS
Female Self Defense Force Officer in Kimono participating in a cultural exchange event in South Sudan
Visiting Confident Children out of Conflict (CCC) Orphanage
9th SDF engineering unit in South Sudan visited the CCC Orphanage on April 2nd 2016. The unit will continue these activities by obtaining understanding and cooperation of local people through Japanese culture introduction and sports activities in Juba.