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(March 17, Online Event) Hiroshima University AY2020 Inter-University Exchange Project (Africa) will hold the Africa Seminar “Let's learn in Africa!”

Hiroshima University has launched a new student exchange program* with 6 universities in Africa. We will hold a seminar with three professors of Hiroshima University, who have been conducting research activities in Africa in the fields of health sciences, food security, and educational development. “What is the new program?” “What’s Africa like?” “Where can we go?” “What can we learn in Africa?” - We are ready to answer your questions. Your participation would be very much welcome!

*"Triangular Study Abroad Program for Reciprocal Partnership with North and Sub-Saharan Africa"

 

Date and Time

Wednesday, March 17, 2021, 13: 00-15: 00

Language

Japanese / English (with simultaneous interpretations)

How to participate

Online delivery

Pre-registration

Program

Moderator:  Dr. MARUYAMA Yasushi, Deputy Executive Director (International Planning)

13:00-13:05 Opening / Dr. WATANABE Satoshi, Executive Vice President (Global Strategy)
13:05-13:25 Program Outline / Dr.KANEKO Shinji, Vice President (Global Initiatives)
13:25-13:55 Lecture1 "Significance and future prospects of the educational collaboration in Tanzania" / Dr. SHIMPUKU Yoko, Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences (Health Sciences)
Student Report: Mr. Mahmoud Ahmed Elsheikh, Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences
13:55-14:25 Lecture2 "Antiviral action of plant-derived materials and prevention of food poisoning by norovirus control" / Dr. SHIMAMOTO Tadashi, Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life
14:25-14:55  Lecture3"Initiatives in the Field of Education in Africa by Hiroshima University" / Dr. BABA Takuya, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
14:55-15:00   Closing / Dr.KANEKO Shinji, Vice President (Global Initiatives)

【Inquiry】
Global Initiatives Group, Hiroshima University

E-mail: kokusai-ryugaku*office.hiroshima-u.ac.jp (Please replace * with @)


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