Aizu Wakamatsu International Association (AWIA)
In order to promote international exchange, the residents, private organizations, and local government of Aizu Wakamatsu City came together to create the Aizu Wakamatsu International Association. Their aim is to create an international city with ties to local history and nature, which respects and cares for all its residents.
The International Association aims to make Aizu Wakamatsu a comfortable and safe place for its foreign national population. The Association serves as a resource for local residents, providing information on a wide variety of subjects.
The mission of the Aizu Wakamatsu International Association is to provide internationl activities that take advantage of the history, traditions, and culture of Aizu Wakamatsu City, as well as to contribute to a more multicultural society, to deepen mutual understsanding between peoples of different countries, and to assist people from different countries in living a safe and comfortable life in their region.