Human Resources Development

TIFO supports projects to cultivate students and young researchers who will major in Japan studies or contribute to deepen international understanding of Japan and to strengthen the relation between Japan and other countries.
  • Europe
  • Europe, Middle East And Africa
  • Asia
  • Asia and Oceania

The projects shown on this page are those that were awarded grants at the start of the fiscal year. Their schedules and completion will be affected by circumstances, particularly the impact of the coronavirus, and some may be modified or rescheduled.

2020

The Americas

Institute for Medieval Japanese Studies (IMJS): Japanese Cultural Heritage Initiatives, Columbia University
Japanese Artists on the Global Stage (JAGLO) – Phase 1

The Americas

The Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation
U.S.-Japan Network for the Future

The Americas

Kizuna Across Cultures
Virtual Cultural & Language Exchange for Youth in Japan and The United States “Global Classmates”

Europe

European Association for Japanese Studies e.V.
Support for the EAJS Conference in Ghent 2020

Europe

Heidelberg Centre for Transcultural Studies, Heidelberg University, Germany
Toshiba Foundation Visiting Professorship in Japanese Studies

Europe

Gordon Institute of Business Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Africa-Asia Business Partnership Forum

Europe

Tokyo Metropolitan Park Association, Japan
Japanese Garden Management Engineer Exchange Project in collaboration with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK

Asia

Center for Asian Legal Exchange, Nagoya University
Creating Textbooks to teach Japanese Law through the Japanese Language in Transitional Countries

Asia

CITYNET Yokohama Project Office
Dissemination of “Bosai” Culture and Disaster Education to Rural Communities in Nepal

Asia

The Uzbekistan-Japan Center
Donation of Japanese teaching materials and Japanese books

Asia

Asia-Pacific Cultural Centre for UNESCO
Asia-Pacific Youth Leaders Exchange program for Mutual-understanding and Respect through Model United Nations in Mongolia
Shimane International Exchange Committee
Shimane Reception Desk for Overseas Researcher
Specified Nonprofit Corporation Dream Support FUKUSHIMA
Radiation Protection Workshop in Fukushima 2020
KIP (Knowledge Investment Programs ) Inc.
The Provision to the Super Ageing Society in the Multicultural Era: The Roles and Effects of Journalism/Media seen in the Recovery of Fukushima
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