Join us in celebrating 50 Years
of ASEAN-Japan Friendship
and Cooperation!

Immerse yourself in culture, connection, and celebration -
from heart-pounding events to virtual adventures!

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Meet JABOT, ASEAN’s Friend from Japan!

Meet JABOT, ASEAN’s Friend from Japan!

In the 1970s, scientists in Japan made JABOT - a special friend with a big heart. JABOT was made to help Japan learn how to best collaborate with friends in ASEAN! JABOT worked behind the scenes for a long time... but now for the first time it gets to visit ASEAN! Meet JABOT at the upcoming events.


01 NOV - 29 NOV

Golden Friendship
Walk and Run 2023

+ Virtual Event


29 SEP - 1 OCT

ASEAN-Japan Fair 2023 Commemorative Exhibition

Jakarta, Indonesia

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Virtual Events

Become the Golden Link, shaping the future of ASEAN and Japan!

The Golden Mission and the Golden Friendship Walk and Run are interactive events that invite everyone across South East Asia and Japan to join and foster deeper connections.

Get creative with JABOT AR Filter to show your participation. And who knows? You could have a chance to win cool prizes and giveaways. So let's unite, celebrate and get creative to mark 50 years of ASEAN-Japan!


Golden Friendship Walk and Run

This virtual event invites everyone from ASEAN and Japan to promote carbon neutrality, one step at a time. Not only will you be contributing to a greener future, but you might also snag some awesome prizes along the way. Let's walk (and run) the talk, together!

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Golden Mission

Unleash your inner explorer with the Golden Mission, a virtual journey full of fun, adventure, and surprising discoveries, open to everyone across ASEAN and Japan. Exciting prizes await!

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