Launch of the Japan-UK Digital Group
Published on May 4, 2022
On May 4, 2022, the Japan-UK Digital Group was launched to deepen cooperation between the two countries in the digital sector.
The main contributors from the Government of Japan will be the Digital Agency, Ministry for Internal Affairs and Communication (MIC), and the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), while the main contributors from the UK Government will be the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) and the Government Digital Service (GDS).
The Digital Group meeting will be held annually, led by the director-general and coordinated by DCMS and MIC. Development of this Japan-UK cooperation framework will also include higher-level and working group meetings as necessary.