The Australia–Japan Youth Dialogue is an independent and non-partisan diplomatic initiative. The dialogue brings emerging Australian and Japanese leaders together to learn, share and contribute to the strong relationship that exists between their two countries.
We promote young leaders and ideas that will strengthen and support the future of the Australia-Japan relationship
We are expanding our activities, to harness the good-will and deep experience that is resident in the Australia-Japan community.
Latest News, Publications & Events
Erin McCullagh on 04 Sept 2022
Come join us online for a casual fireside chat with our alumni!
AJYD on 03 Nov 2021
The AJYD have renewed its partnership with Asialink Business, Australia's National Centre for Asia Capability.
AJYD Essay Contest Winners
Posted by AJYD on 03 Nov 2021
Moleskine continues partnership with AJYD
Posted by AJYD on 29 Oct 2021
Renewed partnership with Asia Society Australia
Posted by AJYD on 21 Sept 2021
The Prospects for Quad 2.0 Recap
Posted by Tommy Silver on 12 Aug 2021
“It is young leaders like you who will be forming our future bilateral relations. I firmly believe this Dialogue will further promote our intellectual exchange and mutual understanding, pave the way for your bright future and lead up to reinforcing our ever-growing relationship between Japan and Australia.”
Former Prime Minister of Japan
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