Research and Related Activities

TIFO supports research on themes related to Japan, and supports projects to purchase Japanese books for research; to build network supporting Japan studies; and to promote education on Japan and Japanese language.
  • Europe
  • Europe, Middle East And Africa
  • Asia
  • Asia and Oceania

2006

The America

University of Pittsburgh (USA)
Noh performance and related lectures
University of Pittsburgh (USA)

The America

Stanford University East Asian Library (USA)
Purchase of books related to Japan

The America

University of Columbia' s C.V. Star East Asian Library (USA)
Purchase of books related to Japan

The America

Institute for Medieval Japanese Studies, Columbia University (USA)
Hogaku (traditional Japanese music) workshop

The America

East Asian Studies Center, Indiana University (USA)
Research on "Monsters and the Monstrous" in Japanese history and culture

The America

University of British Columbia (Canada)
Noh performances and related workshops

Europe

British Association for Japanese Studies (UK)
Presentation of the Toshiba International Foundation Award for the best article published in the journal Japan Forum, and the association' s annual general meeting
British Association for Japanese Studies (UK)

Europe

Bodleian Library, University of Oxford (UK)
Purchase of Japanese books

Europe

University of Sheffield (UK)
Research project entitled "Negotiating the Boundaries of the Postwar Japanese State"

Europe

Royal Institute for International Affairs (UK)
Monthly meetings of the Japan Discussion Group

Europe

Institut Des Hautes Etudes Japonaises (France)
Creation of catalogue of Japanese amulets and talismans, and its publication on the institute' s website.

Europe

Mori Ogai Memorial Hall (Germany)
Collecting and cataloguing of translations of Mori Ogai' s works, and related books, written in Western languages

Europe

University of Bonn (Germany)
Production and publication of "Japan in Photographs: A Collection of Photographs by a German Diplomat of the Meiji Era"

Europe

Japan Anthropology Workshop (Norway)
18th workshop
Japan Anthropology Workshop (Norway)

Europe

Nordic Association for the Study of Contemporary Japanese Society
The association' s 3rd general meeting, and a seminar conducted using the association' s website

Asia

Dalian University (People' s Republic of China)
Purchase of Japanese books

Asia

University of Indonesia (Indonesia)
Publication of "Understanding Japan"

Asia

Thammasat University (Thailand)
Publication of a text on the structure of the Japanese language

Asia

The Japanese Cultural Society, Singapore (Singapore)
36th Singapore Japan Culture Festival

Asia

Nihongo Center Foundation (Philippines)
Training of Japanese language teachers

Asia

The University of Manila (Philippines)
Donation of information technology and facilities for studying Japanese

Asia

Japanese-Khmer Friendship Language School (Cambodia)
Project for improving Japanese language teaching
Japanese-Khmer Friendship Language School (Cambodia)

Asia

University of Delhi (India)
Purchase of Japanese books

Asia

Jawaharlal Nehru University (India)
Donation of Japanese books, and lectures on Japan

Asia

Vietnam National University ? Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)
Donation of facilities and equipment for teaching Japanese

Asia

Kyushu University Business School (Japan)
International workshops on business
Kyushu University Business School (Japan)

Asia

Australia National University (Australia)
Research on Japan' s public diplomacy in Asia
Society for Gender Studies in Japanese (Japan)
Production of videos and DVDs for learning Japanese
Association for the Traditional Performance Arts of Japan (Japan)
Kabuki performance and educational program for foreign students in Japan
Association for the Traditional Performance Arts of Japan (Japan)
The Harvard Krokodiloes, Inc. (Japan)
A cappella performance
Toyama International Center (Japan)
Training and support of Japanese volunteers to provide non-Japanese speakers with help in their daily lives
Toyama International Center (Japan)
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