On September 14, 2016 the meeting of Ambassador of Tajikistan in Japan Dr. Hamrokhon Zarifi with Vice President of Soka Gakkai International Mr. Kenji Yoshigo took place. Mr. Masahiro Takei, Director of the Department of International Relations of Soka Gakkai International, Mr. Hajime Mizushima, Vice Director of the Department of International Relations and Ms. Mika Fujino, Officer of the Department of International Relations also attended the meeting.
During the meeting the sides discussed issues related to the status and prospects of cooperation between Tajikistan and SGI in the fields of education, science, culture and archeology, as well as other priority areas of mutual interest. The two sides exchanged effective proposals to establish links in new directions, and expressed interest in conducting joint events, especially in the fields of education, science and culture, which will help to strengthen ties and will play a significant role in the Tajik-Japanese cooperation.
The side had useful exchange of views on the rich culture and ancient history of the Tajik people.