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11_Efforts to Address Various International Issues

Name of project
Outline of project
Comprehensive Vocational Education through the Development of Digital Educational Materials

- Investigate an e-learning system adapted to the current status of IT infrastructure in Iran to make a suggestion to implementing agencies.
- Teach how to develop digital educational materials that meet the needs of students taking a course (a series of processes “Plan-Do-Check-Action” from the investigation of needs and the creation of courses/educational materials to the improvement of a monitoring and evaluation system). In the processes, support the development of pilot educational materials.
- Support the creation of training manuals on how to operate an e-learning system and develop digital educational materials.

Basic Research for the Development of Vaccines against HIV Infection and New Anti-HIV Drugs in Asia

Conduct basic research to develop vaccines against HIV infection and new anti-HIV drugs in Asia through the establishment of a Vietnam cohort for research on HIV-1 A/E.

UK-Japan Workshop: A preventive approach in dealing with major disasters from community, organisational and clinical perspectives

In the UK-Japan Workshop held at the British Embassy Tokyo on January 31, 2017, various efforts of Japan and the UK on mental health care after disasters, including wars, terrorism, and natural disasters, were reported, and a discussion was held on how to use past case examples for future disasters. A report was also made on the Mental Care Activities for Children after the 2016 Kumamoto Earthquake—Emergency Dispatch of School Counselors Project.

Under Water Power Generation System

A technical discussion was conducted concerning various issues occurring when electrical equipment, such as an ocean current power generator, is installed under water.

JICA Partnership Program
Project for Development of Human Resources Working with Children with Intellectual Disability in Thailand (Thailand)

From January 2016 to January 2019
Aim: To foster human resources who support children with intellectual disabilities in Bangkok and its surrounding area to provide appropriate care and education for them

Completed projects

Name of project
Outline of project
JICA Partnership Program
Project to Develop Rehabilitation Skills of Staff Members of Guilin Rehabilitation Center in China (China)

From FY 2010 to FY 2012
We contributed to the formation of social security systems by introducing the philosophy and technology of Japan’s social security systems in the fields of healthcare, medical care and welfare services through the Project to Develop Rehabilitation Skills of Staff Members of Guilin Rehabilitation Center.

Capacity Building of Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology to Strengthen University-Community Linkage (Vietnam)
From March 2009 to September 2012
We supported the improvement of education and research capacity and the reinforcement of the network of the relevant institutions, both of which were necessary to promote community-based activities, by introducing research-oriented education, so that Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology could contribute to community development.
Project for Research on and Education Development of Information and Communication Technology at Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (Indonesia)
Phase 1: From April 2006 to March 2010
Phase 2: From January 2012 to December 2014
In Phase 1, we supported the improvement of the research and education capacity of Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember. In Phase 2, we supported the further promotion of laboratory-centered education, the further improvement of research capacity, and the reinforcement of the personal network between Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember and universities in the eastern Indonesian region.

International Affairs Division, External Affairs Department

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