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Lecture hosted by the Society of Economics, Nanzan University

November 02, 2012

[ Date/time ] Friday November 16, 2012, from 9:20 p.m. to 10:50 p.m.
[ Venue ] Classroom G25, Building G, Nagoya Campus, Nanzan University
[ Lecturer ] Atsushi Hirota
[ Profile ] Graduated from the Soka University Faculty of Economics. After graduation studied language overseas in Canada and participated in a working holiday in Australia.
After returning to Japan, Atsushi worked as an accountant at a publisher, managed a restaurant and was connected with IT product evaluation businesses.
From March 2010 to March 2012 he went to Zambia as a member of the Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers.
His activities there consisted of rural development.
Now back in Japan he is planning to advance to graduate school in the United Kingdom.
[ Topic ] Reporting from the place of international cooperation: the efforts of the Overseas Cooperation Volunteers
[ Overview ]

Atsushi Hirota will share his personal experiences of interacting with local people and learning about their lifestyles through even the sometimes unexpected events that occurred during the course of his activities with the Overseas Cooperation Volunteers.

  • An overview of JICA projects and the Overseas Cooperation Volunteers
  • Questions and answers about experiencing the Overseas Cooperation Volunteers
[ Participation fee ] Free