International Association of Chigasaki is a nonprofit organization established in 1984. It is funded through membership fees and members volunteering their time and energy for various IAC projects.
We are making efforts through our grass-roots activities to improve our living conditions and environments via exchange and cooperation with people from around the world. Come join us and make a difference!
Number of Members (as of April, 2019)
Talk for International Understanding: Traveling around Northeast China – Northeast China Yesterday & Today
Monday September 9th, 2019 Talk for International Understanding
International Association of Chigasaki (IAC) and the Gender Equality Section of the city held an International Understanding Seminar on Saturday, September 7th at Gender Equality Promotion Center Ikoria. The guest lecturer was Ms. Ma Kanshu (Mǎ Hánqiū) Itoh. She is from Shenyang City, Liaoning Province, China. She is a member of Japan-China Friendship Association of …
Three students of ISAE SUPAERO (L’Institut supérieur de l’aéronautique et de l’espace) visited Chigasaki this summer for home stay. The home stay program section of IAC (International Association of Chigasaki) threw a welcome party for the students at Chigasaki Gender Equality Promotion Center IKORIA at 14 -16 pm on Saturday, July 16th. About 30 people including the host families and IAC members enjoyed the …
Sunday September 2nd, 2018 HomeStay
Date: July 21, 2018 14:00 – 16:00 Location: Large meeting room of Ikoria. Participants: French university students, Host families, IAC Japanese Sunday class Group, IAC homestay Group French college student’s stay in Chigasaki for three weeks passed quickly and a farewell party was held. Students, who are still half a year since they started studying Japanese, …
Friday August 31st, 2018 HomeStay
July 17, 2018 (Tue) 15:30-16:00 Mayor’ s Room, City Hall Deputy mayor Yamazaki met us on behalf of Mayor Hattori who was not available. Seven French University Students made a courtesy call on Deputy Mayor Yamazaki after their Japanese Language class. Homestay Group Leader explained their schedule during the stay and the students made their comments …
Thursday August 30th, 2018 HomeStay
July 12, 2018 10am – 12am Venue:Shorai An with the Association of Japanese Culture After we entered the Shoin (traditional Japanese residential) through the moist garden filled with rain the day before, male students wore Hakama (Japanese traditional skirt for men) and female students wore Kimono with the help of the members.After that, they cleaned …