Foundation for Advanced Studies on International Development


FASID Seminar

FASID organizes open seminar, such as Brown Bag Lunch (BBL) Seminar, to discuss current and important issues to improve the quality of development assistance. We offer the occasions to exchange the opinions freely inviting speakers of academic researchers and practitioners with the variety of participants from development practitioners, private sector, academicians, students and others.

Recent BBL Seminar

The 256th Planetary Health in Development Cooperation -- What Can We Do for "NO ONE SPECIES LEFT BEHIND"? August 8, 2023 handout
The 255th Revision of Development Cooperation Charter -- Current Situation and New Direction of Japan's ODA  August 1, 2023 handout 1
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The 254th New Demension of Development Partnership -- Japan-Africa Inter-University Platform Aiming at Strengthening Universities' Global Development Capabilities July 11, 2023 -
The 253rd IT Education and Job Creation in Africa and Latin America -- Possibility of Finding Talented Human Resources in Post Asia Era June 16, 2023 handout
The 252nd IT Human Resource Development in Vietnam -- Challenges of Hanoi University of Technology and Sun* Inc. :Sustainability of ODA Project  March 3, 2023 handout
The 251st Mental Health: New Priorities of Development and Humanitarian Support -- How to Address Mental Health and Psychosocial Well-Being January 18, 2023 -
The 250th Community Development with Well-Being as a Starting Point December 1, 2022 -
The 249th Digital Technology and International Develoipment: How to Make the Most of Digital Technology Accelerating Year by Year November 16, 2022 handout
The 248th Achievements and Prospects of TICAD 8 -- Building on Discussions with African Countries affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic September 14, 2022 -
The 247th New International Conference "Tokyo Nutrition for Growth Summit 2021" -- Achievements and Future Prospects January 12, 2022 handout
The 246th Social Business Consulting in the Age of SDGs -- Is Consulting to Support the Compatibility of Corporate Activities and Public Good Possible? November 18, 2021 -
The 245th A Challenging Field that Brings Solusions to Local Issues and New Values by YOKOLABO in Yokose Town, Saitama Prefecture September 17, 2021 -
The 244th Present and Future of International Cooperation on Global Aging -- Toward a Society Leaving No One Behind August 25, 2021 handout
The 243th Sustainable Fasion -- What is Fasion that Protects the Global Environment? July 21, 2021 -
The 242nd Prospects for International Cooperation in Nutrition through Food Systems December 4, 2020 handout
The 241st Creating an "E-Money Economic Zone" in an African Village without Electricity -- Challenges in Mozanbique by Nippon Biodiesel Fuel Co., Ltd. September 18, 2020 handout
The 240th The Impact of COVID-19 and Outlook for Economic Recovery in Asia and the Pacific Countries July 29, 2020 handout
The 239th COVID-19 and Prospects for International Cooperation in Heath July 10, 2020 handout
The 238th Fighting against Infectious Diseases in Africa -- A Case Study in the Democratic Republic of Congo December 10, 2019 handout
The 237th Perspective of the Present and Future of Africa -- Japan's Efforts and Challenges in TICAD 7 October 25, 2019 -
The 236th Quality and Accountability of Humanitarian Assistance and Emergency Relief -- Tackling Increasingly Complex and Serious Humanitarian Crises September 27, 2019 handout
The 235th Private Sector Initiatives to Achieve the SDGs -- Challenges of Saraya Co., Ltd. in Udanga July 19, 2019 -
The 234th A New Era of ODA Evaluation -- Adaptation of DAC Evaluation Criteria to the SDGs and Its Background April 19, 2019 handout
The 233rd Learning from the international NGO, the winner of the 1st Japan’s SDGs Award: How can we build partnerships on the development issues? February 7, 2019 handout 1
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The 232nd Towards the Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7) – January 31, 2019 handout
The 231st Persecution of Rohingyas and Myanmar’s biggest international crisis: What Can Japan Do to Help End It? – October 24, 2018 handout
The 230th Weaving my wish – Branding of Cambodian basket project to build independent life from external aid– October 19, 2018 handout
The 229th Revitalizing local communities through activities of the community-reactivating cooperator squads: “The outsider’s point of view” is the key to discover the regional value– August 3, 2018 handout
FY 2017
The 228th The more they are produced, the better the environment will become: The products through “Minna de Mirai wo (creating the better future by all) “ Project February 13, 2018 handout
The 227th Kenyan Rose: Promoting the employment by its high-brand quality December 6, 2017 handout
The 226th The effort by the local government to achieve the SDGs – the case of Uchiko Town, Ehime Prefecture – October 20, 2017 handout
The 225th India and its social entrepreneurs – the case of Waterlife India – September 14, 2017 handout
The 224th Republic of Angola in transition and its relationship with Japan June 30, 2017 handout
The 223th Food and tourism responding to Halal requirements -- understanding of religious culture and business practices June 2, 2017 handout
FY 2016
The 222nd Mental health and psychological and social support during the emergency – the kind of support that will neither hurt others or get hurt – March 29, 2017 handout
The 221st Light and dark sides of democratization in Myanmar – the reality and challenges in the human rights aspects of the democratization – January 31, 2017 -
The 220th The possibility of industrial development in the Sub-Saharan Africa – the expectation to the Japanese cooperation, the case of “KAIZEN” – October 28, 2016 handout
The 219th The TICAD VI – its results and future support to Africa – October 3, 2016 handout 1
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The 218th The business and cooperation with Africa: learning from the “Dried Sweet Potato Project” July 13, 2016 handout
The 217th The implementation of the Sustainable Development and its effort in the future – Building on the outcome of the G7 Ise-Shima Summit – July 5, 2016 handout
The 216th

Cloud funding for supporting developing countries – some case studies –

March 23, 2016 handout
The 215th

Cloud funding for the cooperation to the developing countries – for beginners –

February 26, 2016 handout
The 214th

The outputs of the COP21 and future prospects

January 21, 2016 handout 1
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The 213rd

The community-based evaluation of agricultural systems – learning from the rural development of Japan

October 9, 2015 handout
The 212nd

Future prospects for financing development projects toward implementing the Post-2015 Development Agenda

August 6, 2015 handout
The 211st

The measurement of health indicators and its accountability towards 2030

June 23, 2015 handout
FY 2014
The 210th The trend of international community for the elaboration of the Post-2015 Development Agenda March 23, 2015 handout
The 209th BOUSAI and GENSAI (prevention and alleviation of disasters) through gender perspectives – for creating a stronger society against disasters – December 12, 2014 handout
The 208th Current situation and future perspectives of UHC (Universal Health Coverage) – Post-2015 Development Agenda and Health Care – October 17, 2014 handout 1
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The 207th The possibility of the Development Impact Bond for the cooperation to developing countries – challenging the development issues through new social investment July 4, 2014 handout 1
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The 206th Current situation and future prospects of Somalia – a journalist’s viewpoint on the past and present of Somalia June 18, 2014 handout

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