Farewell Party for Professor Eduardo and Mrs. Cuqui

Farewell Party for Professor Eduardo and Mrs. Cuqui

On November 29th 2017, we had a farewell party for Professor Eduardo Velez Bustillo (a visiting professor at Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies Kobe University) and his wife, Mrs. Cuqui Bustillo at a Japanese style pub near Hankyu Rokko Station. Around 20 master’s and doctoral students took an intensive lecture, “Special Lecture on Development […]

Dr. Eduardo Velez Bustillo Delivered a Career Seminar

Dr. Eduardo Velez Bustillo Delivered a Career Seminar

A Career Seminar on “Lessons to be Learned If You Want to Work in the International Education and Development Field” was held in Kobe University’s Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) on November 28th, 2017. The presenter was Dr. Eduardo Velez Bustillo, Visiting Professor of Kobe University and former World Bank Education Sector Manager. […]

GSICS Education Development Seminars’ Joint Dinner Party

GSICS Education Development Seminars’ Joint Dinner Party

On November 6th, 2017, three education development seminars’ joint dinner party was held in an Italian restaurant in Rokkomichi, Kobe City. Professor Keiichi Ogawa, Professor Kenshi Yamanouchi, Professor Masahiro Chikada, and Visiting Professor Eduardo Velez Bustillo participated in this event. In addition, education development seminar alumni, Dr. Miki Inui, (Associate Professor at University of Hyogo), […]

Internship at Makerere University (Kenta MIYAMOTO)

Internship at Makerere University (Kenta MIYAMOTO)

From August 30th to October 4th, 2017, I conducted an internship at Makerere University in Uganda. As a participant in the Global Leadership Training Programme in Africa (GLTP), I could conduct this internship thanks to the support of United Nations University (UNU). During the internship, under the supervision of Dr. James Wokadala, former doctoral student […]

Internship at the Ministry of Education and Sport, Lao PDR (Taiga YANO)

Internship at the Ministry of Education and Sport, Lao PDR (Taiga YANO)

I had an opportunity to conduct my summer internship at the Ministry of Education and Sport (MoES) in Lao PDR from September 11th to 29th, 2017. During the internship, I was placed in the Department of Planning under the supervision of Dr. Bounpanh Xaymountry. I conducted my research on the repetition and Progressive Promotion Policy […]

Internship at JICA Mongolia Office (Hiroki HASHI)

Internship at JICA Mongolia Office (Hiroki HASHI)

From August 31th to September 26th, 2017, I conducted internship at JICA Mongolia office, where my main duty was to assist with the Project for Promoting Social Participation of Persons with Disabilities in Ulaanbaatar City (DPUB). During my internship, I carried out following five main tasks: i) participating in conferences and meetings and taking minutes; […]

Field Research Report on Lao PDR (Najung KIM)

Field Research Report on Lao PDR (Najung KIM)

From September 11 to 22, 2017, I participated in the field research in Lao PDR as part of Kobe University’s MEXT/UNESCO Project on Ensuring Sustainable Financing for Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE), under the lead of Professor Keiichi Ogawa. I assisted Professor Ogawa in the data and document collection through interviews with the Ministry […]