Reflections on Kakehashi 2018: Bridging Canada and Japan for the Future

Upcoming Events Login

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

DateTimeLocation
Tuesday, April 10, 201812:00PM - 2:00PM108N, North House, 1 Devonshire Place
+ Register for this Event Print this Event Bookmark this Event

Description

In February 2018, fourteen University of Toronto students participated in the Kakehashi Project. Promoted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan and organized by the Centre for the Study of Global Japan in association with the Canadian administrator of the project, Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada, the program aims to develop a network of exchanges that will lead to deepening mutual understanding and friendship between Japan and Canada. This workshop, with support from the Consul-General of Japan Takako Ito, provides a forum for the participating students to present their reflections and discuss how the experience helped shape their academic and cultural perceptions of Japan.

Join us–as students address topics ranging from Japanese security policy to the implications of an aging population.

A light lunch is provided.

Contact

Eileen Lam


Speakers

Kakehashi Project Participants
Speakers

Louis Pauly
Chair
J. Stefan Dupré Distinguished Professor of Political Economy, Interim Director, Centre for the Study of Global Japan, University of Toronto


Main Sponsor

Centre for the Study of Global Japan

Co-Sponsors

Japan-Canada 90 Years

Consulate General of Japan in Toronto

Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada


If you are attending a Munk School event and require accommodation(s), please email the event contact listed above to make appropriate arrangements.

Disclaimer: Please note that events posted on this website are considered to be public events – unless otherwise stated – and you are choosing to enter a space where your image and/or voice may be captured as part of event proceedings that may be made public as part of a broadcast, webcast, or publication (online and in print). We make every effort to ensure your personal information is kept and used in compliance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). If you have any questions please get in touch with our office at munkschool@utoronto.ca or 416-946-8900.



Newsletter Signup Sign up for the Munk School Newsletter

× Strict NO SPAM policy. We value your privacy, and will never share your contact info.