2022 Opening Ceremonies

April 9th (Sat) 1:30pm-3:30pm

Due to Covid-19 visa issuance procedures, the date of arrival for the overseas participants of the ARI Rural Leaders Training Programme for this year has not yet been decided.However, six participants have gathered on ARI campus already. We are delighted to welcome them to ARI and will hold our Opening Ceremonies on Saturday, April 9.We regret to inform you that due to COVID-19, we will not be able to welcome outside guests again this year. But the ceremony will be streamed live on ARI’s official Facebook page, so please join us there, or watch it on your news feed after the ceremony.

– You can watch it even if you don’t have a Facebook account

– The livestream will be available to watch anytime on newsfeed

2022 Opening Ceremonies will be held at the following date and time:

April 9th (Sat), 1:30pm-3:30pm(JST)

※ only in English

You can watch the ceremony live from the link below:


We look forward to celebrating the opening ceremonies together with you!