US-Asia Pacific Relations


As connections between cultures, economies, environments, and nations become ever more intertwined through the processes of globalization, more and more people from the Asia Pacific community recognize the importance of working across cultures and nations to identify and attend to the challenges and opportunities they share.  At the same time, the Asia-Pacific region is experiencing a time of unprecedented dynamism, whether in technological innovations, rapid communications, the arts, and the ability and desire of people to share across borders.  The links below explore different facets of Asia-Pacific relationships that are sometimes cooperative and sometimes contentious, and demonstrate how global issues and local topics, whether in Toledo, Ohio or Seoul, Korea, are intimately linked.