8 August – Support Our Kids Visit Ireland
During their visit to Ireland, a group of five children from areas affected by the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake paid courtesy calls on Mr. Charles Flanagan TD, Minister for Justice and Equality, Cllr. Mícheál MacDonncha, Lord Mayor of Dublin and Ambassador Miyoshi and gave presentations on the recovery efforts from the disaster.
9 August – “A Doctor’s Sword” Screening
On 9 August, the anniversary of the Nagasaki atomic bombing, a screening of “A Doctor’s Sword”, the story of Irishman and British army doctor Dr. Aidan MacCarthy who survived while also tending to bombing victims in Nagasaki, was held in the Embassy’s multi-purpose hall. A question and answer session with the film’s producer, director and Air Commodore MacCarthy’s eldest daughter also took place.