Education Finance and Administration: Focused on Basic Education Quality, Internal Efficiency and Equity

  • July 10, 2017
  • Event
  • Keywords: Event, Research, International relations, Education


Kobe University's Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) will hold in international symposium on “Education Finance and Administration: Focused on Basic Education Quality, Internal Efficiency and Equity”.

Everyone is welcome to participate. No registration is required.

July 10, 2017 (Monday), 9:30 - 16:00

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


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

Part I: Education Finance and Administration in Africa (9:30 - 12:00)

  • "Education Finance Post 2015 MDGs in Sub-Saharan Africa"
    Dr. Jeje Moses, Research Fellow, Kobe University
  • "Private Schools and Equitable Access to Quality Primary Education in Rural Uganda: Evidence from Household Survey Data"
    Dr. Katsuki Sakaue, JSPS Research Fellow, Osaka University
  • “Education and Social Protection in Sub-Saharan Africa”
    Ms. Mariana Coolican, Social Protection Specialist, UNICEF
  • Dr. Moctor El Hende, Advisor, Ministry of Higher Education, Mauritania
  • Mr. Bismark Anarbah Akandi, Chief Internal Auditor, Ghana Education Service, Ghana

Part II: Education Finance and Administration in Asia (13:00 - 16:00 )

  • “Cost Effective Analysis on Introduction Inclusive Education and Special Education”
    Dr. Jun Kawaguchi, Assistant Professor, University of Tsukuba
  • “School Autonomy and Student's Performance in Secondary Education in Indonesia: Using PISA Surveys”
    Dr. Kentaro Shimada, JSPS Research Fellow, Kyoto University
  • "Analysis of Teacher Placement Efficiency in Cambodian Primary Education"
    Mr. Phal Chea, Education Consultant, World Bank
  • “Public Financing on Basic Education and Resource Allocation in Central Asia: Focused on Kyrgyz Republic”
    Dr. Keiichi Ogawa, Professor, Kobe University
  • Mr. Lasalo Salima, Principal Education Officer, Ministry of Education, Sports and Culture, Samoa
  • Ms. Rachana Sun, Planning Officer, Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, Cambodia