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), […]

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 […]

The 2017 Campus Asia Summer Workshop on “Risk Management” at Korea University

The 2017 Campus Asia Summer Workshop on “Risk Management” at Korea University

The 2017 Campus Asia Summer Workshop on “Risk Management” was held in Korea University’s Graduate School of International Studies (GSIS), from August 10th to 18th, 2017. The workshop explored issues on “How to Manage North Korean Risks” from the perspective of South Korea, China, and Japan. Five Professors, specializing in different political and socio-economic issues […]

Career Seminar by Ms. Sayoko Ishino, Embassy of Japan in Cote d’Ivoire

Career Seminar by Ms. Sayoko Ishino, Embassy of Japan in Cote d’Ivoire

On February 2, 2017, Ms. Sayako Ishino delivered a career seminar in the Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) at Kobe University. Ms. Ishino, who is an alumna of the Ogawa seminar, is currently an Advisor/ Researcher in the Embassy of Japan in Cote d’Ivoire (accredited to Togo and Niger) and has been working […]

Professor Keiichi Ogawa Presented at ‘World Teacher’s Day Forum’ in Bangkok, Thailand

Professor Keiichi Ogawa Presented at ‘World Teacher’s Day Forum’ in Bangkok, Thailand

In 1994, UNESCO proclaimed October 5th to be the World Teachers’ Day, celebrating a great step made for teachers when a special intergovernmental conference convened by UNESCO in Paris adopted the UNESCO/ILO Recommendation concerning the Status of Teachers, in cooperation with the ILO on October 5th, 1966. This year’s theme, “Valuing Teachers, Improving their Status”, […]

Professor Ogawa Delivered Lecture in JICA Training on Early Childhood Development at Ochanomizu University

Professor Ogawa Delivered Lecture in JICA Training on Early Childhood Development at Ochanomizu University

Professor Keiichi Ogawa was invited to deliver a lecture in the JICA training conducted by Professor Takashi Hamano (Course Leader) at Ochanomizu University on October 17, 2016. This training focused on issues related to access and quality of early childhood education (EDC), and eleven government officers and principals from Western African countries, namely Benin, Bukina […]

Professor Ogawa Presented in KICCE International Seminar in Republic of Korea

Professor Ogawa Presented in KICCE International Seminar in Republic of Korea

Professor Keiichi Ogawa was invited to present his research on “Financing for Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) in Japan” on September 28, 2017. This Seminar was organized by the Korea Institute of Child Care and Education (KICCE) and was held in the Hotel President in Seoul, the Republic of Korea. The theme of the […]

Graduation and Farewell Party for Master Students

Graduation and Farewell Party for Master Students

On August 24th 2016, Ogawa zemi’s graduation party was held in an Italian café near the university, to honor three of its Master students namely, Mr. Seil Kim, Mr. Jaik Lee, and Mr. Jingyuan Ma. The official graduation ceremony in Kobe GSICS will be held in late September but since Mr. Kim and Mr. Lee, […]