Division of African Area Studies

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24/03/2017
2016AY List of Preliminary Doctoral Thesis and Doctoral Thesis in Division of African Area Studies
23/03/2017
Announcement to new students in 2017AY
14/03/2017
New Publication: African Virtues in the Pursuit of Conviviality: Exploring Local Solutions in Light of Global Prescriptions (edited by Yntiso Gebre, Itaru Ohta and Motoji Matsuda).
17/02/2017
Notice: There will be lecture by Shirato, K (Visiting Associate Professor) on 31st March at Ritsumeikan University.
08/02/2017
News: “Overseas Crisis Management Simulation” was held
31/01/2017
Update: List of fieldworks (place, period, & report) by graduate students (FY 2016) (in Japanese only but English reports available)
28/01/2017
Award: Seera Georgina (Division of African Area Studies) received GSS best poster award
23/01/2017
Publication: Integrated Area Studies Information Magazine vol. 163 (in Japanese only)
18/01/2017
News: “Young Scholars International Workshop on Transdisciplinary Approaches to Asian and African Area Studies 2017” was held
13/01/2017
Fieldwork report: T. Otani for Uganda
12/01/2017
Fieldwork report: R. Abe for Tanzania
11/01/2017
Fieldwork report: R. Tara for Tanzania
06/01/2017
New Home Page: Center for On-Site Education and Research (COSER), ASAFAS, Kyoto University
15/12/2016
Dispatch Report: Ichino, S, Maruyama, J & Sonoda, K
21/11/2016
Award: Shuich Oyama received the 16th Human Geographical Society of Japan (academic book part) award
05/11/2016
News: First meeting for Kyoto University women students from Africa was held
14/10/2016
Award: Toda, M’s (ex-student) book Ekkyo-suru Shougaisha received Ars Vivendi Encouragement Prize “Special Jury Prize”
28/08/2016
Notice: 16 DAAS students up to now have conducted field work at: Tanzania (4 students), Uganda (3), Senegal (1), Ethiopia (1), Kenya (1), Cameroon (1), Botswana (1), Mozambique (1), Madagascar (1), Benin (1)
12/08/2016
News: “Human Evolution Bed” (Zamma, K; Research Fellow, Division of African Area Studies) is receiving media coverage both in Japan and abroad
12/08/2016
News: “Human Evolution Bed”, jointly developed by Zamma, K (Research Fellow, Division of African Area Studies) and traditional bedding supplier IWARA in Kyoto, is now on view at Shinjuku, Tokyo.