This category is for sites on the Japanese national government. Prefectural and local government sites should be submitted under their respective location in the Prefectures subcategory.
Websites submitted here must be Japan related and in English. Sites in Japanese should be submitted to the appropriate World/Japanese subcategory.
Board of Audit of Japan
A constitutional organization independent of the Cabinet. Information on its status and history, organization, power and duties, and audit activities. Online audit reports.
Chart of the Japanese Government
Shows the outlay of the current government after the 2001 Japanese cabinet revisions.
CIA - Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments: Japan
List of government officials and their titles, updated weekly. Also includes the head of the central bank, ambassadors to the United States and Permanent Representatives to the UN, New York.
The Constitution of Japan
The full text in English.
IFES - Election Guide: Japan
Includes government overview, elections, news and links.
Imperial Household Agency Homepage
Manages the affairs of the Japanese royal family. With genealogy, introduction to all members, duties and public activities, press conferences, and related traditional culture.
National Archives of Japan
Organization for receiving important official documents and records as historical materials.
National Research Institute for Cultural Properties
Organization for the preservation of historical Japanese properties. With annual lectures, seminars, and conferences on the study of folk performing arts. Based in Tokyo.
World Statesmen - Japan
Review of the country's history, politics, leaders and international organizations and treaties. Includes map, constitution, national anthem and pictures of historical flags.
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