‘To strengthen and further promote the friendly relations between Leiden and Nagasaki’.
The Leiden Friends of Nagasaki Foundation (SLVN) is a non-profit organization aimed at facilitating the contact between organizations, businesses and institutes in both Leiden and Nagasaki. The foundation also serves as a platform for interested parties in the Leiden and Nagasaki areas and coordinates activities the two cities In addition the foundation supports and promotes the ties in these regions in the fields of culture, music, education medicine and industry through the exchange of information and expertise between the two cities.
Three focus areas:
1. Coördination Japan/Nagasaki activities
2. Exchange of informatie en knowledge between keyplayers of the cities
3. Promotion of Leiden, Japan City.