2018 Autumn Conferment of Decorations

The Government of Japan announced 2018 Autumn Conferment of Decorations on November 3.In New England, following three people received the Decoration.
Prof. John M. Ramseyer
Mitsubishi Professor of Japanese Legal Studies, Harvard University
 For his Contribution to promoting better understanding of Japan and developing the studies of Japanese law and economy in the United States


Ms. Atsuko Toko Fish

Trustee, Fish Family Foundation
Former board chair, Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence
Founder, JWLI-Japanese Women’s Leadership Initiative
Founder, CCJA-Champion of Change Japan Award
Founder and chair, Japanese Disaster Relief Fund – Boston
For her Contribution to the activities of International Welfare

Dr. Anne Nishimura Morse
 William and Helen Pounds Senior Curator of Japanese Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
 For her contribution to strengthening bilateral relations and promoting mutual understanding between Japan and the United States through fine arts