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Welcome to Democrats Abroad Japan, your local voice in the US Democratic Party building communities of like-minded American citizens throughout Japan to engage voters in US elections. Here, you’ll find information on our Get Out The Vote events, monthly social gatherings, holiday celebrations, issue-based and political action events, regional chapters, activity-based committees, and more.

We always welcome new members and would love to see you get involved! Not a member? Join Democrats Abroad today!

What interests you most? Social events? Getting people to vote? Writing? Sharing your knowledge or experience? Connecting with other DAJ members in your area? Whatever your interest or skills, DAJ needs you!

Check out our volunteer page to learn more how you can contribute.

What are the issues you care about? Fill out a brief survey here. Your responses will drive the content and events we focus on

And you can always reach out to us at [email protected].

We maintain a calendar of Democrats Abroad Japan events, as well as those of the larger Democrats Abroad organization. Click here for the calendar.

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Country EVENTS


March 27, 2024

DAJ GPP Results

Thank you to all members who voted in the Global Presidential Primary, whether remotely or by attending one of our in-person voting centers! The certified results have been announced by......
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March 21, 2024

DAJ 2024 Annual General Meeting Announcement

Every year, Democrats Abroad Japan holds an Annual General Meeting to update the nationwide membership on activities and efforts. We would like to announce the time and location details of......
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January 18, 2024

January 17, 2024 DA Japan Newsletter

Did you know that International Voter Registration Day was on Monday the 15th? We mark that day as a reminder to register to vote and request your absentee ballot ASAP......
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January 18, 2024

January 3, 2024 DA Japan Newsletter

Happy New Year!明けましておめでとうございますWe hope you all are enjoying the holiday season, getting some rest, and re-charging your batteries for election year 2024. Sadly, the start of the new year brought......
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January 17, 2024

December 19, 2023 DA Japan Newsletter

Happy Holidays!Many thanks to all of our members, volunteers, and supporters for helping Democrats and all voters and citizens living in Japan become better informed about the Democrat Party, voting,......
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January 17, 2024

December 5th 2023 DA Japan Newsletter

Hard to believe the 2023 closes in just a few weeks. Check dates and times below for final speakeasies and year-end holiday events (there’s a DA Global climate change event,......
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December 04, 2023

November 21 DA Japan Newsletter

Hope you’re able to celebrate Thanksgiving this week! Kanto members took over the Hard Rock Café in Tokyo last weekend (see pictures below). Something to be thankful for: results of......
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December 04, 2023

2024 DAJ Presidential Primary Scheduled for March 10, 2024 - Save the Date!

Democrats Abroad Japan’s in-person Presidential Primary will be held Sunday, March 10, 2024. Voters will have the opportunity to cast their vote in one of 3 Voting Centers across the......
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Anna Costello

Japan Chair
Eric Gondree

Japan Vice Chair
Raymond Terhune

Japan Treasurer
sarajean rossitto

DPCA Voting Representative, Democrats Abroad Japan, Dep RVC Asia Pacific