United by
the same name.

International Same Name Association is a platform for gathering groups of the same name from ground the world to interact with each other. It aims to promote peace activilies ihrough people-fo-people exchange that transcend national and ethnic boundaries.


We announced the first statement from the International Same Name Association, from Japan and Serbia on February 24 in 2023.

Meeting with Roberto Coban, co-founder, in Tokyo, Japan.

Roberto Coban, the organizer of the 256-member Milica Jovanovic Gathering in Belgrade, Serbia last year, which surpassed our own 178-member Hirokazu Tanakas’ Guinness World Record, uploaded a photo of cherry blossoms with Kyoto’s location information on Facebook. I contacted him, and the next day we finally met for the first time in real life at […]

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