JSPS Core-to-Core Program (Asia-Africa Science Platforms) Seminar "Education Finance and Administration"

  • July 12, 2016
  • Event
  • Keywords: Event, International relations, Education


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.

July 12, 2016 (Tuesday), 13:00-16:30

Main Conference Room, 1st floor, GSICS, Kobe University


"Education Finance and Administration"

Dr. Keiichi Ogawa, Professor, GSICS, Kobe University
e-mail: ogawa35@kobe-u.
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(Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies)

PART 1: "Financing for Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) in Asia-Pacific Region" (13:00–14:30)

  • “Financing for ECCE in Asia Pacific Region: Key Findings of Ten Country Case Studies”
    Dr. Keiichi Ogawa (Professor, GSICS, Kobe University)
  • “Financing for ECCE in Republic of Korea”
    Ms. Najung Kim (Doctoral Student, GSICS, Kobe University/ Former Expert, International Monetary Fund)
  • “Financing for ECCE in Vietnam”
    Ms. Huyen T.T. Nguyen (Doctoral Student, GSICS, Kobe University/ Lecturer, Vietnam National University)

  • Mr. Mohamed Aboubakari (Director of Planning, Ministry of Primary and Kindergarten Education, Benin)
  • Mr. Mohammed Lamarti Sefian (Chief of Planning, Ministry of Education and Professional Training, Morocco)

PART 2: “Education Finance for Difficult Situations” (15:00–16:30)

  • “Challenges and Opportunities for Post-earthquake Educational Reconstruction in Nepal”
    Dr. Tejendra Pherali (Senior Lecturer, UCL Institute of Education, University College London)
  • “Comparative Analysis on the Inclusive Education and Special Education: Focused on the Cost Effectiveness in Developing Countries”
    Dr. Jun Kawaguchi (Assistant Professor, University of Tsukuba)
  • “Rate of Return to Vocational Education in Philippines”
    Ms. Seonkyung Choi (Doctoral Student, GSICS, Kobe University)

  • Dr. Billo Barry (Director of Project, Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Guinea)
  • Ms. Meleia Reed (Principal Accountant, Ministry of Education, Sports and Culture, Samoa)