Japan, Osamu Fujimura, Senior Vice-Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Democratic Party of Japan

Member of the House of Representatives

(7th District, Osaka Prefecture, elected six times)


Biography

Date 

Curriculum Vitae

November 1949

Born in Osaka City

1968 

Graduated from Toyonaka High School 

1973

Graduated from Hiroshima University, Faculty of Engineering

1973 

Kotsuiji Ikueikai (Scholarship Foundation for the Traffic Accident Orphans)

1980

 

Deputy Secretary-General, Japan-Brazil Youth Exchange Association

1989

Executive Director, Japan-Brazil Exchange Association

1991

 

Advisor, Scholarship Foundation for Disaster Orphans (reorganized to Ashinaga in 1993)

1993

 

Elected to the House of Representatives (first time) and joined Japan New Party

1994 

Co-founded the New Frontier Party

1996

Elected to the House of Representatives (second time)

1998

Co-founded the Democratic Party of Japan

1998  

Chairman, Japan-Brazil Exchange Association

2000

Elected to the House of Representatives (third time)

2003

Elected to the House of Representatives (fourth time)

2004

Chairman, Special Committee on Children and Youth Affairs

2005

Elected to the House of Representatives (fifth time)

2006

Member, Board of Directors, Ashinaga

2007

Chairman, Special Committee on Okinawa and Northern Problems, House of Representatives

2009

Elected to the House of Representatives (sixth time)

2009

 

Chairman, Committee on Health, Labor and Welfare, House of Representatives

2010 

Vice-President, Ashinaga

2010

State Secretary for Foreign Affairs (Kan Cabinet)

September 2010

Senior Vice-Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare (Kan Cabinet)

    
Career in the Party

In the Democratic Party of Japan, State Secretary Fujimura has served as Acting Chair of the Diet Affairs Committee, Shadow-Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, and Shadow-Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare of the NEXT Cabinet.


Currently, he is the head of the Osaka Prefectural Diet Members Association, the head of the Regional Policy Headquarters, and the Director-General of Osaka No.7 Party Branch Office.