[International Symposium] “Symposium on African Potentials and the Future of Humanity” (January 27, 2019)

Date and Time: 9:30-17:50, January 27, 2019 (Sunday)
Venue: Large Meeting Room, Third Floor, Inamori Foundation Memorial Hall, Kyoto University

Admission free
Language: English

Co-organized by: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A): Studies on Colonial Soldiers during WWII: War, Labour and Gender in the Colonial World (16H01940)

[Research Team Meeting] 2nd Meeting Gender and Sexuality Research Team (January 29, 2017)

“Female Soldiers in Africa: Experience, Reintegration,
Challenges and Survival in Ethiopia and Northern Uganda”

Date:January 29, 2017 (Sat) 13:00-16:00
Venue:Inamori Building 3F, middle-sized conference room, Kyoto University

Presentation1: Christine Mbabazi Mpyangu (Makerere University)
“Female ex-child soldiers of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA):Experiences of war, Reintegration and Survival in Northern Uganda”

Presentation2: Momoka Maki (Sophia University)
“Female Fighters of Tigray Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF), Ethiopia: Armed Struggle and Women Liberation”

Commentators: Shinichi Takeuchi (Institute of Developing Economies)
Toshiko Hayashida (Setsunan University)

Language: Japanese (English with translation)

Organizer: “’African Potential’ and Overcoming the difficulties of modern world: Comprehensive are studies that will provide a new perspective for the future of humanity” (JSPS grant-in-aid project (S)), Research team on Gender and Sexuality

We started up “African Potentials Project” website

We started up “African Potentials Project” website