[GSICS] JSPS Core-to-Core Program (Asia-Africa Science Platforms) Seminar “Education Finance and Administration”

Jun 29, 2015

Kobe University's Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) will hold a seminar on “Education Finance and Administration”, which is supported by JSPS Core-to-Core Program (Asia-Africa Science Platforms). Everyone is welcome to participate. No registration is required.

June 29 (Monday), 2015, from 13:30 to 17:00
Main Conference Room, 1st floor, GSICS, Kobe University
“Education Finance and Administration“
Dr. Keiichi Ogawa, Professor, GSICS, Kobe University
e-mail: ogawa35@kobe-u. ac.jp
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PART1: “Education Finance and Administration in Asia” (13:30–15:00)“

  • “Conflicting Conception of Financing Tertiary Education for All in Korea: Low Costs vs Over-privatization”
    Dr. Ki-seok “Korbil” Kim (Emeritus Professor, Seoul National University)
  • “Basic Education Finance and Administration in Thailand”
    Dr. Anurak Panyanuwat (Emeritus Professor, Chiang Mai University)
  • "Educational Finance for Pupils with Disability: Comparative Research on Inclusive Education and Special Education”
    Dr. Jun Kawaguchi (Assistant Professor, Osaka University)
  • Discussants:
  • Mr. Bashdar Abdulkhaliq Khezer (Director, KRG Ministry of Education in Iraq)
    Mr. Sophon Chan (Official, Ministry of Education Youth and Sport in Cambodia)

PART2: “Education Finance and Administration in Sub-Saharan Africa” (15:30–17:00)

  • “Informal Fees and School Choice under UPE Policy in Rural Uganda”
    Mr. Katsuki Sakaue (Doctoral Candidate, Kobe University)
  • “Automatic Promotion Policy and Internal Efficiency of Primary Education in Uganda”
    Mr. Jeje Moses Okurut (Doctoral Candidate, Kobe University)
  • “Universal Education Policy and Education Finance/Administration in Malawi”
    Dr. Keiichi Ogawa (Professor, Kobe University)
    Dr. Joseph Chimombo (Director, Ministry of Education in Malawi)
  • Discussants:
  • Ms. Dorothy Ssekimpi Nganda (Senior Economist, Ministry of Education and Sports in Uganda)
    Mr. Noel Hillary Mwango (Chief Education Officer, Ministry of Education in Malawi)

(Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies)