Established in 1968, the Michigan-Shiga partnership is the oldest and most comprehensive sister state relationship between the United States and Japan.  Residents of Michigan and Shiga continue to maintain close ties through exchanges involving students, teachers, community members and government officials.
Michigan-Shiga Sister State Program on Facebook          
Shiga Tourism Website

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Countdown to the Goodwill Mission is on! Stay tuned for updates!

 Goodwill Mission from Shiga, Japan to Michigan               September 5-12, 2018