Development Management Policy Seminar “Analytical Framework on Skills Development and Operations in South Asia: From ECD to Job Relevant Skills”

Development Management Policy Seminar “Analytical Framework on Skills Development and Operations in South Asia: From ECD to Job Relevant Skills”

On Wednesday, August 10, 2016, GSICS hosted a Development Management Policy Seminar titled “Analytical Framework on Skills Development and Operations in South Asia: From ECD to Job Relevant Skills” in the Main Conference Room, GSICS building at Kobe University. Invited as speaker was Dr. Shinsaku Nomura, Senior Education Economist at the World Bank Headquarters, who […]

GSICS Implemented Knowledge Co-Creation Program (JICA Training)

GSICS Implemented Knowledge Co-Creation Program (JICA Training)

From June 5th to July 16th, 2016, GSICS implemented the Knowledge Co-Creation Program on “Education Finance and Administration: Focused on Basic Education Quality, Internal Efficiency, and Equity” supported by JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency). Twenty-five Ministry of Education officers from 17 countries participated in this training. The countries are as follows: Papua New Guinea, Samoa, […]

Development Management Policy Seminar “Impact of Conflict on Teachers and School Leadership in Nepal:  Rethinking Education for Peace and Democracy”

Development Management Policy Seminar “Impact of Conflict on Teachers and School Leadership in Nepal: Rethinking Education for Peace and Democracy”

The above seminar held on last Thursday, July 14, 2016 in the Main Conference Room of the Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) building at Kobe University. The guest presenter was Dr. Tajendra Pherali, who is a Senior Lecturer in UCL Institute of Education at University College London. Dr. Pherali inaugurated his presentation by […]

JSPS Core-to-Core Program Seminar #8 on “Education Finance and Administration”

JSPS Core-to-Core Program Seminar #8 on “Education Finance and Administration”

On Tuesday July 12, 2016, the 8th JSPS Core-to-Core Program Seminar was held in the main conference room of Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) at Kobe University. The seminar topic was education finance and administration, with particular focus on early childhood care and education (ECCE) and difficult situations. In this seminar, not only […]

Development Management Policy Seminar on Child Poverty and Social Protection: Cases of Africa and Latin America

Development Management Policy Seminar on Child Poverty and Social Protection: Cases of Africa and Latin America

The above seminar was held on July 7, 2016 in the Main Conference Room of the Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) building at Kobe University. The guest presenter was Ms. Mariana Coolican, who is a Social Policy Specialist, UNICEF Equatorial Guinea Country Office. Ms. Coolican commenced her presentation by deliberating potentials issues about […]

Development Management Policy Seminar on “Challenges and Opportunities of Thai Education”

Development Management Policy Seminar on “Challenges and Opportunities of Thai Education”

On Tuesday June 28, 2016, the Development Management Policy Seminar was held in the main conference room of Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) at Kobe University. The seminar focus was Challenges and Opportunities of Thai Education. In this seminar, two invited speakers named Dr. Kirati Khuvasanond and Dr. Suwithida Charungkaittikul from the Faculty […]

Welcome Party for New Ogawa Seminar Students

Welcome Party for New Ogawa Seminar Students

Ogawa seminar’s welcome party was held in a local BBQ restaurant on June 27th, 2016, and it was attended by Professor Keiichi Ogawa and 27 graduate students. The party was also attended by two professors from Chulalongkorn University in Thailand namely, Dr. Kirati Khuvasanond and Dr. Suwithida Charungkaittikul. As of April 2016, six new students […]

Students of Ogawa Seminar Presented at GSICS Open Campus

Students of Ogawa Seminar Presented at GSICS Open Campus

On June 18, 2016, Ms. Kana Takahashi, Ms. Yaqiong Wang, and myself, Nozomi Shiraishi, conducted presentations for prospective students at GSICS Open Campus. Ms. Kana Takahashi, who obtained her master’s degree this March from GSICS, Kobe University and is currently working for a consulting company called Padeco, advised students about “Campus Life and Careers after […]