JCI Japan is a nationwide network of young people between the ages of 20 to 40. JCI Japan has 701 Local Organizations and over 40,000 members. JCI Japan is a member of the worldwide Junior Chamber International and is a non-political and non-sectarian youth service organization with the aim and purpose of creating positive changes in Japanese society. The organization believes that these changes must result from collective action aimed at improving the lives of the members as well as Japanese society. Through its links with JCI, JCI Japan is also very active at the international level and is currently conducting projects around the world, with a specific focus on Japan’s local area, the Asia Pacific region.