Asia and Africa
“Networking for Earth Resource Engineering in Asia and Africa and Fosterage of Earth Resource Young Researcher” (April 2011 to March 2014)
(Chosen for funding under the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science’s Asia and Africa Science Platform Program)
“New Consortium Creation and Cultivation of Young Scientist on Earth Resources in Asia and Africa Region” (April 2014 to March 2017)
(Chosen for funding under the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science’s Core-to-core Program)
Professor Koichiro Watanabe has been serving as the coordinator for projects centered on cooperating with researchers from Japan and various countries in Asia and Africa since 2011.
Asia Africa Mineral Resources Conference 2016
Held in Akita
(For more information, see the project page linked above.)
Re-Inventing Japan Project
Re-Inventing Japan Project/BUILD-UP Cooperative Education Program for Global Human Resource Development in Earth Resources Engineering
We’ve been pursuing this program in partnership with other universities in Japan and overseas since 2012 as a way to foster the development of leaders in advanced research and engineering in the field of Earth resource engineering.
(Program leader: Professor Koichiro Watanabe)