Nelson Fernando MANHISSE

Research Interests

  • Development Policy, Economy of Education and Development, Education Policy and Planning in Mozambique, Technical and Vocational Education and Human Capital


  • Master of Economics, GSICS, Kobe University, Japan (September 2019, Expected)
  • Bachelor of Liberal Arts, Eduardo Mondlane University, Mozambique (2013)


  • Crossing of Parallels Lines (orig. title: O CRUZAMENTO DE LINHAS PARALELAS), Livaningo, Maputo, 2013 (essay’s book on Mozambican Literature)
  • Indecent Stories (orig. title: Histórias Indecentes), Aemo, Maputo, 2012 (short stories)


  • Japanese Ministry of Education, (MEXT) Scholarship (April 2017 – March 2019)
  • “November 10th – Maputo City Literary Prize”, Poems (Humus – not edited), 2016
  • “TDM Literary Prize” (Indecent Stories), Mozambique, 2012


  • English (fluent)
  • Portuguese, Changana and Tswa (Native)
  • French and Spanish (basic notions)

Message to Potential Candidates to Ogawa Seminar
It’s an immeasurable pleasure to be a member of Ogawa Seminary because his classes are unique experiences and true parties of exchange of experiences and knowledge, supported by the multicultural and multidisciplinary nature of its participants. Join it and you will get the job done.