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January 18, 2022
JICA Ogata Research Institute Knowledge Forum “International Student Mobility and Higher Education in the age of COVID-19: Reflections from Oxford University and the University of Tokyo”
December 10, 2021
Book Launch 'Breakthrough: The Promise of Frontier Technologies for Sustainable Development'
December 9, 2021
COVID-19 Webinar Series #10 “Building Health Systems toward Resilient UHC with/after the Pandemic”
December 3, 2021
Seminar 'At Your Services?: The Promise of Services-Led Development'
November 22, 2021
COVID-19 Webinar Series #9 "Understanding the Actual Spread of COVID-19 by Wastewater Surveillance-Latest Updates and Perspectives for Application in Low and Middle Income Countries"
November 4, 2021
COP26 Japan Pavilion Side Event in Glasgow: The Challenging Issues of Environment/Climate Change Institution and Policy Under SDGs Regime
October 21, 2021
COVID-19 Webinar Series #8 "How Can We Rapidly and Efficiently Optimize the Best Therapeutic Management for COVID-19?–Utilizing an International Adaptive Platform Trial, REMAP-CAP–"
September 21, 2021
Knowledge Forum 'Tackling Extreme Climate Events Around the World: Latest Trends in Adaptation to Climate Change and Global Collaboration'
August 4, 2021
COVID-19 Webinar Series #7 "To Realize Unknowns About COVID-19 Vaccines"
July 27, 2021
Seminar "World Development Report 2021: Data for Better Lives"
July 6, 2021
COVID-19 Webinar Series #6 "Response to COVID-19 by Public Health Centers in Japan: Contributions and Challenges"
June 29, 2021
[Knowledge Forum] Reforming the International System to Make the COVID-19 the Last Pandemic –How the Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response Took Action–
June 2, 2021
COVID-19 Webinar Series #5 "How antigen-detecting rapid diagnostic tests (Ag-RDTs) will change the course of COVID-19 pandemic"
May 20, 2021
COVID-19 Webinar Series #4 "Detecting Predictive Biomarkers for Severe COVID-19 – the Latest Research Findings from Japan"
April 29, 2021
Remembering OKAMOTO Yukio: Navigating Japan’s route in uncharted ocean
March 31, 2021
[Knowledge Forum] Re-examining “Human Security” in an Era of Global Crisis: Viewing the World and Japan through Human Dignity Lens
March 25, 2021
Webinar on Changing Landscape of Development Cooperation in Southeast Asia
March 3, 2021
COVID-19 Webinar #3 "COVID-19 Case Management In Japan"
January 27, 2021
COVID-19 Webinar #2 "Japan’s Public Health Approach for COVID-19"
January 21, 2021
COVID-19 Webinar #1 "Prevention and Control Strategies for SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Hospitals"
February 27, 2020
[Live Video Streaming] Seminar "The Learning Enterprise for Quality Growth: Revisiting Kaizen Approach"
February 3, 2020
Seminar “Gender Equality, Poverty Reduction and Inclusive Growth: Roles of World Bank Group and JICA”
December 3, 2019
Post-TICAD7 Event:"The Quality of Growth in Africa", Discussion with Professor Ravi Kanbur
November 25, 2019
Seminar “World Development Report (WDR) 2020: Trading for Development in the Age of Global Value Chains”
November 12, 2019
Book Launch "From Divided Pasts to Cohesive Futures – African Development in Post-TICAD 7"
November 7, 2019
Public Lecture on “Africa’s Critical Choices: A call for a Pan-Africa roadmap” and Opportunities for Japan
September 28, 2019
North-East Asia Development Cooperation Forum 2019: Reinventing Multilateral Cooperation and roles of Northeast Asian countries to achieve SDGs (Day2)
September 27, 2019
North-East Asia Development Cooperation Forum 2019: Reinventing Multilateral Cooperation and roles of Northeast Asian countries to achieve SDGs (Day1)
September 2, 2019
The Role of the OECD DAC and the Expectations of Japan’s Involvement in the Changing Global Development Cooperation Architecture
August 30, 2019
TICAD7 JICA-RI Side Event: Balancing the financing needs to achieve SDGs for African countries and the fiscal and debt sustainability
August 29, 2019
TICAD7 JICA-RI Side Event: Quality Growth in Africa -Towards Sustainable, Inclusive and Resilient Development-
August 27, 2019
TICAD7 Partner Event:Globalization and Achieving the SDGs in Africa, Discussion with Professor Joseph Stiglitz
August 8, 2019
JICA RI Open Seminar(TICAD7 Pre-event)Gender-Based Violence(GBV) in the Conflict-affected Areas: Lessons from the Case of Refugee Settlement in Uganda and Japan
June 4, 2019
Symposium “Assistance beyond the humanitarian-development nexus at the time of humanitarian crisis: Comparing cases of armed conflict and natural disaster”
May 28, 2019
“Where are we at with SDG Progress?—Perspectives from around the Globe” Panel Discussion Co-organized by Southern Voice and JICA Research Institute
March 15, 2019
Open symposium “The Current Significance of Human Security in Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals”
February 26, 2019
Seminar “World Development Report (WDR) 2019: The Changing Nature of Work”
December 3, 2018
Book Launch “From Summits to Solutions: What are the innovative ideas that could help the world reach the Sustainable Development Goals?”
November 20, 2018
Book Launch of “Applying the Kaizen in Africa: A New Avenue for Industrial Development”
October 18, 2018
Book Launch Event "Land Readjustment: Solving Urban Problems Through Innovative Approach"
October 5, 2018
Official Side Event on TICAD Ministerial Meeting "Embarking STI Open Innovation for Leapfrog Africa"
September 28, 2018
Open symposium “The Practices of Human Security in the ASEAN+3: Recommendations from Academics and Practitioners”
August 27, 2018
Book Launch Event "Economic and Social Development of Bangladesh: Miracle and Challenges"
June 21, 2018
Seminar “World Development Report 2018: LEARNING to Realize Education’s Promise”
March 26, 2018
Seminar “The Innovation Paradox: Developing-Country Capabilities and the Unrealized Promise of Technological Catch-Up”
January 10, 2018
Launch Seminar “Training-Infrastructure-Finance (TIF) Strategy for Industrial Development in Sub-Saharan Africa”
November 29, 2017
Public Seminar “Transforming our world, Discussion with Professor Jeffrey Sachs”
October 3, 2017
Open Seminar on German Strategic Engagement for Creating Network with Emerging Countries: Learning from Experiences of Managing Global Governance (MGG)
September 19, 2017
Public Seminar on CSIS-JICA RI Joint Research Project (Year-Two) Harnessing the Data Revolution to Achieve the SDGs
June 22, 2017
Public Seminar “European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the role of Japan”
May 18, 2017
Symposium and Launch of the 2016 Human Development Report Human Development for Everyone
February 23, 2017
TICADVI Follow Up・International Symposium “Industrial Skills Development for the Sustainable Growth in Africa”
February 7, 2017
Joint Event by German Development Institute (DIE) and JICA-RI: Fragmentation - A Challenge for Development Cooperation under the 2030 Agenda
January 17, 2017
Open Seminar: Normative framework of Japan’s bilateral development cooperation in comparative perspective
December 12, 2016
Open Seminar: How can we help overcome humanitarian crisis? - New perspectives linking humanitarian and development action
November 21, 2016
Public Symposium by JICA and the World Bank— Improvement of children’s learning through local community and school collaboration— ‘From experience of “School for All” Project and evidence from the world’
September 5, 2016
The relations and division of labor between the human concepts — human development, human rights, human security
July 27, 2016
Open Seminar 'Should Rich Nations Help the Poor?'
June 8, 2016
Public Seminar "CSIS-JICA RI Joint Research Project on Transformative Innovation for Sustainable Development and Poverty Reduction: Innovation Ecosystems and Smart Cities"
May 24, 2016
The Open Seminar on "Current Trends and Future Challenges in Impact Evaluation around the World"
May 23, 2016
A dialogue with Mr. Richard Manning, former OECD-DAC chair, on Japan's Development Assistance
March 26, 2016
JICA Research Institute Open discussion to deliverate on the new research "History of Japan's ODA"(at Hiroshima City)
March 23, 2016
Open seminar "Open Innovation for Development"
March 14, 2016
Human Development Report 2015 - Work for Human Development Public Symposium
February 25, 2016
ReportProfessor King Discusses 'Japaneseness' of Japanese Cooperation in JICA-RI Seminar
November 19, 2015
Special Guest Seminar "SDGs and the role of research institutes: A dialogue with Professor Melissa Leach, Director of the Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex, UK"
October 31, 2015
North-East Asia Development Cooperation Forum 2015
October 22, 2015
Book Launch Event for "In Pursuit of an African Green Revolution"
October 2, 2015
JICA Research Institute Seminar "Achieving Skill Mobility in the ASEAN Economic Community: Challenges, Opportunities and Policy Implications"
September 25, 2015
Book Launch Event "Southeast Asian Muslims in the Era of Globalization"
July 27, 2015
JICA-RI Open Seminar on "Handbook of Multilevel Finance" by Prof. EhtishamAhmad, LSE
March 27, 2015
JICA- GRIPS Joint Forum on "Innovating Policies; A New Paradigm of Governance to Activate the Governments' Potential
March 19, 2015
Joint Symposium by German Development Institute (DIE) and JICA Research Institute (JICA-RI) Evolving Perspectives on the Post-2015 Agenda:The Role of Emerging Economies and OECD Countries
March 11, 2015
EU Delegation to Japan/JICA Joint Seminar on Presentation of the European Report on Development 2015
February 4, 2015
World Bank Group/JICA Joint Seminar on World Development Report 2015: Mind, Society, and Behavior
November 20, 2014
JICA Research Institute Open Symposium "Japan and the Developing World: Sixty years of Japan's foreign aid and the post-2015 Agenda"
September 17, 2014
Book Launch: Confronting Land and Property Problems for Peace
June 2, 2014
JICA-RI/National Bank of Cambodia Joint Seminar "Cambodia's Monetary Policy: Dollarization, Managing National Currency Supply and Exchange Rate Stability"
April 21, 2014
JICA- RI Public Seminar : "International Development: Ideas, Experience, and Prospects" by Dr, David Malone , Rector of the United Nations University
March 26, 2014
March 25, 2014
Aid, growth, poverty and the changing global market
March 13, 2014
Book Launch Event for "Preventing Violent Conflict in Africa: Inequalities, Perceptions and Institutions" (in Boston and New York, USA)
February 21, 2014
DIE/JICA-RI Joint Workshop"The Politics and Impact of Non-Coordination in International Aid"
December 12, 2013
Book Launch Event for "Preventing Violent Conflict in Africa: Inequalities, Perceptions and Institutions" (in Addis Ababa, Brussels, and London*) *The event in London will be streamed online on the ODI website.
November 11, 2013
EU-JICA-UNHCR Open Seminar "Development Assistance toward a Safe and Secure Future - Building Resilient Societies against Natural Disasters"
July 16, 2013
Subnational Conflicts in Asia: Can Foreign Aid Help End Some of the World's Longest-Running Conflicts?
May 23, 2013
2nd JICA-RI/KOICA Joint Workshop: "The Nexus of ODA Research and Practice"
April 11, 2013
JICA seminar "Project History on the Chagas disease control Project in Central America"
March 27, 2013
JICA Myanmar Seminar: "the Potentials of Myanmar's Economy and the Role of JICA"
March 22, 2013
JICA-RI Open Seminar "Industrial Policy towards African Development"
January 10, 2013
Do Conditional Cash Transfers (CCT) Really Empower Women?: Results from Field Survey on Bolsa Familia in Brazil
November 8, 2012
JICA Research Institute Seminar: "Japan's ODA Seen From Europe"
October 30, 2012
JICA Research Institute Seminar: "Knowledge, Innovation and Capacity: UNDP's perspective on Capacity Development in the changing global development arena"
October 25, 2012
Nagoya University GSID and JICA Research Institute Joint International Symposium″Asian Emerging Donors and Japan in Education Sector Development Cooperation: Exploring Asian Uniqueness and Diversity″
October 11, 2012
JICA Research Institute / Delegation of the European Union to Japan Joint Seminar: Kristalina Georgieva, European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response: "Towards a More Resilient Society"
October 8, 2012
Joint Seminar: "Evaluation of Development Assistance: Perspectives from the World Bank Group and JICA"
October 4, 2012
JICA Research Institute Seminar by Dr. John Page: "Aid, Structural Change and the Private Sector in Africa"
September 19, 2012
A Seminar on "WDR2013:Jobs"
September 10, 2012
A Seminar on "Do Conditional Cash Transfers (CCT) Really Improve Education and Health and Fight Poverty?: Results from a Review of CCT Programs in Africa"
July 26, 2012
Preventing Violent Conflicts in Africa
July 25, 2012
Public Symposium on Ethnic Diversity and Economic Instability in Africa
June 13, 2012
UNDP Public Symposium "Towards TICAD Ⅴ - Challenges and Opportunities of Africa"
May 28, 2012
JICA-RI Seminar "Gender and International Development in Education: Challenges"
March 14, 2012
A Seminar on "Diverse Development Paths: Practice and Theory"
March 8, 2012
JICA Research Institute Seminar "The Emerging Research Agenda in Global Food and Nutrition Security"
February 29, 2012
JICA Research Institute Seminar : Dr. Justin Lin, the World Bank Chief Economist Seminar "New Structural Economics"
February 27, 2012
The Public Symposium for the Research Project "The Second East Asian Miracle?: Political Economy of Asian Responses to the 1997/98 and 2008/09 Crises"
February 21, 2012
Addressing Local Conflicts Before They Turn Global - Japan-EU Cooperation
February 2, 2012
JICA-RI Seminar "Climate Change Mitigation and International Development"
December 15, 2011
JICA-RI Seminar "The History of Development Thought"
November 9, 2011
JICA-RI/DIE Joint Workshop "General Budget Support Workshop"
November 8, 2011
The Nexus between Budget Support and Democracy Promotion
October 25, 2011
US-Japan Joint Symposium on "Natural Resource Management for Peacebuilding and Statebuilding"
October 3, 2011
The University of Tokyo, Hitotsubashi University, and JICA Research Institute Joint Workshop "Disasters, Poverty, and Development"
September 21, 2011
JICA-RI Seminar - Towards Inclusive Development in Africa
March 30, 2011
JICA-RI Symposium "Management of Water User's Associations and Formation of Collaborative Local Society in Rural Africa"
March 15, 2011
JICA-RI "Industrial Clusters and Micro and Small Enterprises in Africa:From Survival to Growth" International Symposium
March 10, 2011
International Symposium "State-building in Conflict-Prone Countries"
February 1, 2011
JICA-RI Symposium "Climate Change Adaptation and International Development" (With The Support of Ministry of Environment)
January 26, 2011
Dissemination Meeting/Policy Roundtable on the Responsibility to Protect (RtoP)
October 14, 2010
Symposium on A Progressive Asia and a Defiant Japan <Support from JICA Research Institute>
July 28, 2010
Symposium on Islam and Peace in Southeast Asia
July 8, 2010
Symposium on Beginning of foreign economic cooperation in postwar Japan
April 15, 2010
JICA-RI seminar "For more effective peace-building supports"
April 2, 2010
Workshop on Prevention of Violent Conflict in Africa: The Roles of Development Cooperation
April 2, 2010
A Forum on Globalization and a New Direction for Development Assistance
January 17, 2010
Conference"Ethnic Diversity and Economic Instability in Africa: Policies for Harmonious Development"
November 22, 2009
Workshop for "Southeast Asian Muslim Responses to Globalization"
November 7, 2009
International Symposium "Challenges of State-Building in Asia: Global Responsibility in Development Cooperation of Japan and Germany"
September 9, 2009
Workshop for "Climate Change Adaptation and Development Cooperation"
August 28, 2009
International Symposium:Institution Building in Asia for Peace and Development
July 13, 2009
International Symposium:Diversified World and the Global Economic Crisis: Challenges to Developing Countries and Roles of the International Community
July 10, 2009
The 4th Initiative for Policy Dialogue (IPD) Task Force meeting
March 30, 2009
Symposium on Human Security in ASEAN Integration
December 11, 2008
JICA-ODI Joint Seminar "Challenges of OVOP Movement in Sub-Saharan Africa"
November 27, 2008
GRIPS-ODI-JICA Joint Seminar "African Growth in the Changing Global Economy"
November 26, 2008
JICA-World Bank Seminar on Japan-World Bank Collaboration for World Development Report (WDR) 2009 "Reshaping Economic Geography"
November 25, 2008
Symposium on the New JICA and JICA-RI

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