Global City Ota Cooperation Association was established as organization which took sustained international exchange in Ota City and multicultural commensal promotion in December, 2017. We play a role as coordinator relating multicultural power that volunteer or international exchange group have including foreign inhabitant of a ward to local power of various fields and will plan multicultural symbiosis, international exchange in area, citizen of the world fortune upbringing, enhancement of international collaboration.
As of April, 2019, foreigners residing in Ota City rise to about 24,000, and they increase more than 30% in latest ten years. What we respect diversity of people having different culture and background and recognize each other is important that foreigner as neighbor adapts himself/herself to area and to make use of multicultural power as local vitality and grow up together. Residents each one will work on realization of livable symbiosis society.
The number of the visitors using Haneda Airport international flight increases every year while inbound largely increases, and it is about 4.14 million in 2018. It is assumed that foreigners visiting Ota City will further increase with Tokyo 2020 Olympics Paralympics tournament in future. We work on projects to invite to with feeling of hospitality for person visiting Ota City at various opportunities.
We will make every possible effort while deepening cooperation with all of you to contribute to further development of Ota City which is Japanese gateway. We would appreciate your support, cooperation.
|Global City Ota Cooperation Association (GOCA)|
Director Hiroshi Narita