Guest Lecture Series: 39th


Date:  4 July 2014/ 20 Asar 2071(Friday)

Time: 4:00 to 6:00 pm

Topic: Japanese Foreign Policy

Guest: H.E. Mr. Masashi Ogawa Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Nepal

Place: Seminar Hall, MIRD, Kathmandu

Introduction to Guest:

Masashi OGAWA was born on April 7, 1953.


March 1979 Graduated from University of Tokyo, Faculty of Letters

Professional Career:

April 1979- Entered Ministry of Foreign Affairs

February 2002- Principal Deputy Director, Overseas Public Relations Division

November 2003- First Secretary, Embassy of Japan in Myanmar

January 2004- Counsellor, the same Embassy

May 2008-Director, Japan-China Economic Affairs Division

August 2010- Senior Coordinator for Personnel Affairs, Personnel Division


September 2011- Special Coordinator, the same Division

September 2013- Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Nepal