On Tuesday, October 01, the Palau International Coral Reef Center (PICRC) was visited by Norihiro Nakayama, the Japan Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs, and member of the House of Representatives from Japan.

Vice-Minister Nakayama was in Palau to participate in the celebrations being held in honor of the 25th anniversary of Palau’s independence. The Vice-Minister had a chance to tour the Palau Aquarium led by Aquarist McGee Mereb and graphic designer Hiromi Ito. (PR)