Inspiring Cities of Japan
This site showcases the various efforts of G20 host cities through videos. We hope you will find one that catches your eye!
Inspiring cities of Japan – Osaka
Osaka, where the G20 Summit Meeting will be held, is the biggest city in the western Japan. It is known as a city of craftsmanship and manufacturing prowess, and is home to small and medium sized enterprises. See the deep world of craftsmanship in Osaka alive over generations and centuries.
Inspiring cities of Japan – Niigata
Niigata city will host the G20 Agriculture Ministers’ Meeting. It is one of the top producers of rice in Japan, and is making new improvements in agriculture through the use of technology nowadays. Watch the latest projects that show today’s agriculture in Niigata.
Inspiring cities of Japan – Tsukuba
Tsukuba city is the host city of the G20 Ministerial Meeting on Trade and Digital Economy. It is one of the top academic and innovative cities in Japan with many researchers from overseas. Watch some examples of the latest digital and technological inventions happening in Japan.
Inspiring cities of Japan – Fukuoka
Fukuoka city will host the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting in June 2019. Recently, the city is rapidly gaining popularity among start-ups from overseas. Watch how Fukuoka is supporting start-up entrepreneurs from all over the world who strive for their ambitions.
Inspiring cities of Japan – Karuizawa
The G20 Ministerial Meeting on Energy Transitions and Global Environment for Sustainable Growth will be held in Karuizawa town. Known as a “four-seasons premier mountain resort”, the town is recently making actions to utilize natural energy in daily basis. See more of the unique cases in Karuizawa to become environmentally friendly town.
Inspiring cities of Japan – Matsuyama
Matsuyama city will host the G20 Labour and Employment Ministers’ Meeting that will be held in September 2019. The city is not only known for sightseeing spots and hot springs, but also for facing a transformation in people’s working styles. See the reality of changing working styles and attempts of people in the city to become a better community for living.