The events were held by the Tunisian-Japanese friendship association and the Embassy of Japan in Tunis.
Japan's ambassador Shinsuke Shimizu said these activities indicate the willingness of all stakeholders to make the Tunis summit a success.
He added in a statement to TAP that the holding of these events on the Japan Square “evidence of the symbolic value of this space that tends to serve as a space for relaxation for Tunisian citizens.”
Fatma Fourati from the Association of Tunisian-Japanese friendship said the association is committed to accompanying the TICAD 8 summit by launching "TICAD Games" so that sport can play its role in strengthening relations between Tunisia and Japan.
Tunisia is seeing these days a set of events held in conjunction with the organisation of the TICAD 8.