Join the International Affairs Forum and Modern War Institute for a guest lecture with Mr. Nobukatsu Kanehara.
Mr. Nobukatsu Kanehara entered the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan in 1981, upon graduation from the University of Tokyo. Since 2012, Mr. Kanehara has served as Deputy Director of the Cabinet Intelligence and Research Office, Director-General of the International Legal Affairs Bureau of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Assistant Chief Cabinet Secretary of the Cabinet Secretariat. In 2014, Mr. Kanehara became the inaugural Deputy Secretary-General of the National Security Secretariat.
Mr. Kanehara is the author of Senryaku Gaiko Genron: A Grand Strategy of Japan for the 21st Century (2011), and has taught at the Faculty of Law and the Graduate School of Law, Waseda University.