On May 9th, a ceremony was held at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo to award Cyryl Kozaczewski, the former ambassador of Poland to Japan (2012-2016) and current director of the Polish Office in Taipei, with the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star. This prestigious honour is a recognition of Kozaczewski’s outstanding contribution to the development of the relationship between Poland and Japan.
The Order of the Rising Sun is one of Japan’s highest orders, and it recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to the promotion of Japanese culture, advancements in their respective fields, and the strengthening of international relations. Kozaczewski’s recognition is a testament to his tireless efforts to promote Polish-Japanese cooperation and his dedicated service to both countries.
During his tenure as ambassador, Kozaczewski worked hard to enhance bilateral relations between Poland and Japan, particularly in the areas of economics and trade. His efforts have resulted in numerous successful collaborations between the two countries in sectors such as IT, energy, and agriculture.
Kozaczewski’s current position as the director of the Polish Office in Taipei also reflects his commitment to promoting international cooperation. He has played a crucial role in strengthening ties between Poland and Taiwan, particularly in the areas of science and technology, culture, and tourism.
Kozaczewski’s award is not only a recognition of his achievements but also a reflection of the strong ties between Poland and Japan. It is a testament to the importance of international cooperation and the role that individuals can play in strengthening relations between nations.