Milestones of ASEAN-JAPAN Friendship and Cooperation

1967

Founding of ASEAN 2020

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1971

ZOPFAN
(Zona of Peace, Freedom, and Neutrality)

ZOPFAN
(Zona of Peace, Freedom, and Neutrality)

1971

1973

Japan-ASEAN Ministerial Conference on Synthetic Rubber
(The start of the cooperative relations)

  • 1st ASEAN-Japan Forum

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  • Fukuda Doctrine

1977

1977

  • 1st ASEAN-Japan Forum
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  • Fukuda Doctrine

1973

Japan-ASEAN Ministerial Conference on Synthetic Rubber
(The start of the cooperative relations)

1978

  • 1st ASEAN-Japan Foreign Ministers Meeting
  • ASEAN Cultural Fund

1981

Establishment of ASEAN-Japan Centre

Establishment of ASEAN-Japan Centre

1981

1984


Brunei Darussalam joined ASEAN

1988

Japan-ASEAN Exchange Projects (JAEP)

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1990

Cambodia Peace Conference in Tokyo

Cambodia Peace Conference in Tokyo

1990

1992

Japan’s 1st Participation in UN Peacekeeping Operations
(UNTAC, Cambodia)

1994

1st ARF Ministerial Meeting

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1995

Viet Nam joined ASEAN

Viet Nam joined ASEAN

1995

1997

  • 1st ASEAN Plus Three Summit
  • ASEAN Foundation
  • Lao PDR and Myanmar joined ASEAN
     
  • Cambodia joined ASEAN
  • Japan-ASEAN Solidarity Fund

1999

1999

  • Cambodia joined ASEAN
  • Japan-ASEAN Solidarity Fund

1997

  • 1st ASEAN Plus Three Summit
  • ASEAN Foundation
  • Lao PDR and Myanmar joined ASEAN
     

2000

Japan-ASEAN General Exchange Fund (JAGEF)


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Japan-ASEAN General Exchange Fund (JAGEF)


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2000

2003

  • ASEAN-Japan Commemorative Summit
  • Tokyo Declaration for the Dynamic and Enduring Japan-ASEAN Partnership in the New Millennium
  • ASEAN-Japan Plan of Action 2004 – 2010

2004

  • Japan’s accession to Treaty of Amity and Cooperation (TAC)
  • Aceh Tsunami
  • Japan’s accession to Treaty of Amity and Cooperation (TAC)
  • Aceh Tsunami

2004

2003

  • ASEAN-Japan Commemorative Summit
  • Tokyo Declaration for the Dynamic and Enduring Japan-ASEAN Partnership in the New Millennium
  • ASEAN-Japan Plan of Action 2004 – 2010

2005

1st East Asia Summit

2006

2007

2007

2008

2009

  • Roadmap for an ASEAN Community
  • 1st Mekong-Japan Summit
  • Roadmap for an ASEAN Community
  • 1st Mekong-Japan Summit

2009

2008

2011

  • Opening of Mission of Japan to ASEAN

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  • Bali Declaration for Enhancing ASEAN-Japan Strategic Partnership for Prospering Together
  • ASEAN-Japan Plan of Action 2011-2015
  • Establishment of JAIF Management Team (JMT)‎
  • Great East Japan Earthquake
  • Establishment of ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance on disaster management (AHA Centre)‎

2012

2012


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2013

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  • 40th Year of ASEAN-Japan Friendship and Cooperation
  • JENESYS 2.0
  • Adoption of the “Vision Statement on ASEAN-Japan Friendship and Cooperation: Shared Vision, Shared Identity, Shared Future” and its Implementation Plan

2015

  • JENESYS2015
  • 1st JAIF Caravan
  • Establishment of the ASEAN Community
  • ASEAN 2025: Forging Ahead Together

2016

2016

2015

  • JENESYS2015
  • 1st JAIF Caravan
  • Establishment of the ASEAN Community
  • ASEAN 2025: Forging Ahead Together

2017

 
  • ASEAN’s 50th Anniversary
  • JENESYS2017
  • Adoption of the “Revised Implementation Plan of the Vision Statement on ASEAN-Japan Friendship and Cooperation: Shared Vision, Shared Identity, Shared Future”‎
  • 4th JAIF Caravan

2018


© ASEAN Secretariat
  • 45th Year of ASEAN-Japan Friendship and Cooperation
  • JENESYS2018

2019


© ASEAN Secretariat

2020

  • JENESYS2020

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2021

2022