"The World and Japan" Database (Project Leader: TANAKA Akihiko)
Database of Japanese Politics and International Relations
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS); Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia (IASA), The University of Tokyo

[Title] Understanding of the Government of Japan, Agreed upon during a Cabinet Meeting

[Date] August 11, 1995
[Source] Digital Museum: Comfort Women Issue and Asian Women's Fund
[Full text]

The aims of Asian Women's Fund activities are to contribute to the promotion of the social values of peace and freedom and to promote friendship between the countries of neighboring Asia and elsewhere and Japan, through respect for and protection of the honor and dignity of women in Japan and abroad. In light of these aims, the Government of Japan is resolved to cooperate with the activities of the Asian Women's Fund.