Social Science, Politics & Economy

Norway and Japan are two very culturally different societies facing many similar challenges. They thus provide a good platform for research comparing and contrasting different approaches in order to draw lessons with wider applicability.

Seminar: Japan Security «normalization» and historical revisionism in the contemporary East Asian context
November 3, 2015 : Litteraturhuset, Oslo

Seminar: Japan Security «normalization» and historical revisionism in the contemporary East Asian context

The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs invites to a seminar in the series Asia Forum. This time with professor Koichi Nakano from Sophia University Tokyo. “Japan Security «normalization» and historical revisionism in the contemporary East Asian context”. Comments by Wrenn Yennie Lindgren (NUPI) and Dick Stegewerns (UIO).   Time: Tuesday, November 3rd, . 14:15 Place: Litteraturhuset, Oslo(…)

JSPS call for proposals for open partnerships in all academic fields

JSPS call for proposals for open partnerships in all academic fields

From FY2013, under the framework of its bilateral program, the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) includes a new scheme called Open Partnership Joint Research Projects/Seminars. This scheme gives all researchers around the world an opportunity to conduct bilateral joint research projects or seminars in any academic field with funded Japanese colleagues. The scheme supports(…)

Planning for Japan-Norway Energy Science Week 2015 is underway

Planning for Japan-Norway Energy Science Week 2015 is underway

The organizers, together with Japanese partners, are now inviting input on how to develop the program of the Japan-Norway Energy Science Week, scheduled to take place in Tokyo 26th-29th May, 2015. The Energy Science Week is building on the science weeks of the two preceding years, the last one in 2014 focusing on the marine/seafood area. Japan(…)

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