Japanese Online Speech Contest Held in Kazakhstan

On March 13, 2021, the 23rd Kazakhstan Japanese Language Speech Contest was held under the joint sponsorship of the Kazakhstan Japanese Language Teachers Association and the Embassy of Japan in Kazakhstan. Sixteen students from Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Kazakh Ablai Khan University of International Relations and World Languages, L. N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University, Ichikawa Japanese Language School, and the Kazakhstan-Japan Center for Human Development participated in the contest and delivered speeches in Japanese. The University of Tsukuba provided prizes to the participants of the speech contest as a sponsor of the event.