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2014/03/13
Workshop on Academic Affairs, Science and Technology & JSPS Publicity at Pwani University, KENYA

Co-organized by Eastern African JSPS Alumni Association & Pwani University Date; 23rd January, 2014 Venue; Lecture Theater, North Wing, Pwani University   On 23rd January 2014, Eastern Africa JSPS Alumni Association held a Workshop on Academic Affairs, Science & Technology at Pwani University, Kilifi, Kenya.  The seminar was attended by 88 participants (see the list below) mainly researchers and students from Pwani University. After Executive members of Eastern Africa JSPS Alumni Association arrived the university, they visited Prof.Mohammed S. Rajab, Vice Chancellor’s office of the university, also met Prof. Muniru Khamis Tsanuo (Deputy V.C., Research & Extension) and Prof. James H. P Kahindi (Deputy V.C., Academic and Students Affairs). The […]

2013/11/22
Leopards, National Park and Communities: Toward Co-Existence of Wildlife and Human Societies

■ Date & Time:6th December, 2013(Fri)14:00〜16:00 ■ Venue:JICC Hall, Embassy of Japan in Kenya ■ Speaker; Ms. Yumi YAMANE(Kyoto University/KWS) ■ Panelists: Ms. Grace Nzale (Community Warden, Kenya Wildlife Service) Mr. Moses Mazola (Database Officer, Kenya Wildlife Service) Mr. Ibrahim Paranae Kantet (Executive Director, Eseriani Wildlife Association) ■ Co-hosted by JSPS Nairobi Research Station & Japan Information & Culture Centre   ■ Report On 6 December, the JSPS Nairobi Research Station cosponsored a symposium with the Japan Information & Culture Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Kenya. Held at the Embassy, the symposium addressed the theme “Leopards, National Park and Communities: Toward Coexistence of Wildlife and Human Societies.” The Nairobi National Park is a wildlife preserve […]

2013/08/01
Workshop on Academic Affairs, Science and Technology & JSPS Publicity, TANZANIA

Organized by Eastern African JSPS Alumni Association with University of Dar es Salaam Date; 3rd July, 2013 Venue; Dar es Salaam University Collage of Education    

2013/03/30
Workshop on Academic Affairs, Science and Technology & JSPS Publicity, ETHIOPIA

Date; March 15 (Friday), 2013 Venue; Crown Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethopia.   On 15th Mar-2013, JSPS Nairobi Research Station & Eastern Africa JSPS Alumni Association held publicity seminar and Workshop at Crown Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethopia.  The seminar was attended by 38 participants mainly researchers from Addis Ababa Science & Technology University (AASTU).  This is the first time to have a workshops in Ethopia by JSPS Nairobi and Eastern  Africa JSPS Alumni Association, hosted by the Alumni member(s) in Ethopia. As newly borned university, AASTU is now just coming up.  in his lecture, Dr. Tarekegn Tadesse(President of AASTU, Member of EA Alumni Association)introduced the summary of policy for higher education […]

2012/11/20
Space Science Colloquium Held in South Africa

Space Science Colloquium: Promoting Space Exploration and Earth Observation — Contribution of Japan and South Africa to Humanity
 Date: 4th October, 2012(Tuesday) 
Venue: Sanlam Auditorium, University of Pretoria

 Guests for Opening Session: H. E. Naledi Pandor(Minister, The Department of Science and Technology, Soith Africa) Prof. Cheryl de la Rey(Vice Chancellor, University of Pretoria) Mr. Yutaka Yoshizawa(Ambassador, The Embassy of Japan in South Africa) Mr. Ken Okaniwa(Minister, The Embassy of Japan in South Africa) Soichiro Shiraishi, PhD(Director, JSPS Nairobi Research Station) Co-hosts: The Department of Science and Technology, South Africa The Embassy of Japan in South Africa Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Nairobi Research Station The University of Pretoria, South Africa […]

2012/07/20
The 1st National Science, Technology and Innovation Week(May 2012)

Date: 7th – 11th May, 2012 Venue: Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC), Nairobi   Cosponsored by the JSPS Nairobi Research Station, Kenya’s Ministry of Higher Education Science and Technology, and National Council for Science and Technology, the First National Science, Technology and Innovation Week was held over five days from 7-11 May. Constituting Kenya’s sole nationwide scientific conference, the event was aimed at sharing the country’s research achievements among its researchers while also disseminating them to the Kenyan public. This first conference in the series was held on the theme “Innovation Systems and Knowledge-Based Economy for National Development”. At the opening ceremony, remarks were delivered by Kenya Prime Minister Dr. […]

2012/05/20
Conference: The 1st National Science, Technology and Innovation Week

Theme: Innovation Systems and Knowledge-Based Economy for National Development Date: 7rd – 11th May, 2012 Host: Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology, National Council of Science & Technology Co-Sponsor: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Nairobi Research Station, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), African Biotechnology Stakeholders Forum (ABSF), Housing Finance Venue: Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC), Nairobi Participants: about 200 Executive Guests: Prime Minister Dr. Raila Amolo Odinga, Minister of Higher Education, Science & Technology Prof. Margaret Kamar, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology Prof. Crispus Kiamba, Minister/Deputy Chief of Mission at the Embassy of Japan […]

2011/12/19
The 1st Eastern Africa JSPS Alumni Association General Assembly & Symposium (November 2011)

Date: 3rd November, 2011 Venue: Japan Information & Culture Centre,Embassy of Japan in Kenya Hosted by Eastern Africa JSPS Alumni Association Co-Hosted by JSPS Nairobi Research Station   On 3rd November of 2011, the Eastern Africa JSPS Alumni Association held a general assembly and a symposium at the Japan Information and Culture Centre within the Embassy of Japan in Kenya. Established in 2008, the alumni association has garnered 41 members to date and, though still in the process of development, carries out a vigorous agenda of activities. The general assembly was convened to deliberate and draft the association’s charter and to elect its officers. Under the association’s chair Prof. Shaukat […]

2011/06/08
THE 4TH NCST NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DISSEMINATION OF RESEARCH RESULTS AND EXHIBITION OF INNOVATIONS

Theme: Science, Technology and Innovation as a Platform for National Development / Improving Community Livelihoods through Science, Technology and Innovation Date: 3rd – 6th May, 2011 Venue: Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC), Nairobi Background and Purpose of the Conference Kenya’s development blue print, Vision 2030, envisions a transformation into a newly industrialized middle-income country providing a high quality life to its citizens.  The Kenya Vision 2030 recognizes Science, Technology and Innovation (ST&I) as the bedrock for the three pillars (economic, social and political) for national development. The National Council for Science and Technology (NCST) as the lead agency in promotion of ST&I through administration of research grants and organization of  […]

2011/01/13
Contextualizing Post-reconciliation Violence: Globalization, Politics and Identity in Africa

【Date】 Jan 20 2011 【Venue】 Japan Information and Culture Center, Embassy of Japan in Kenya → Pamphlet(PDF 540KB)

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