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Twenty-Seventh Group of Mansfield Fellows Announced!

The Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation is pleased to announce the twenty-seventh class of Mansfield Fellows, ten federal employees who will be working and living in Japan in 2023-2024. The Mike Mansfield Fellowship Program was established by Congress in 1994 to...

A Tragic Day and Sad Loss of Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

A message from Frank Jannuzi, President and CEO of the Mansfield Foundation. Dear Mansfield Foundation Family: I am shocked and deeply saddened by the tragic murder of Shinzo Abe today. My deepest condolences go out to all the people of Japan, and especially to our...

Mansfield Mourns the Loss of Norman Mineta

The Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation mourns the loss of the Honorable Norman Yoshio Mineta, former U.S. Secretary of Commerce and former U.S. Secretary of Transportation. Following a distinguished career in government, Secretary Mineta joined the Mansfield...

Webinar: Views on American Democracy from the Indo-Pacific

The Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation proudly hosted “Views on American Democracy from the Indo-Pacific,” an ambassadorial round table event with Ambassador Kenichiro Sasae from Japan, Ambassador Chan Heng Chee from Singapore, and Ambassador Nongnuth...

The Mansfield Foundation Mourns Desaix Anderson (1936-2021)

The Mansfield Foundation was sad to learn that former Board Chair L. Desaix Anderson passed away in New York on February 11, just one day shy of his 85th birthday. The Mansfield Foundation extends its sincere condolences to Desaix’s sisters Florie and Elizabeth and...