• 【Postponed】Japan Education Forum for Sustainable Development Goals (17th JEF for SDGs)

    03 13, 2020

    Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, we have decided to postpone the JEF forum below.
    Our sincere apologies for any inconvenience it may cause you.
    For updated schedule and information, we would like to announce on a related link website below.


    We will hold "Japan Education Forum for Sustainable Development Goals" in March 2020. At the 17th JEF forum, we will focus on "Girls' education and innovation". For further information, please find the attached.


    Date; Friday, March 13th, 2020

    Venue; Assembly Hall, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology(MEXT)

    Organized by: Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), Hiroshima University, University of Tsukuba

    Supported by: Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

    Theme; Girls' Education and Innovation

    Languages: English-Japanese simultaneous interpretations

    Free Participation


    Keynote Speech

    Ms. Khady Diop MBODJI, General Secretary, Ministry of National Education, Senegal

    Dr. Reiko Kuroda, Specially-appointed professor, Institute of Science and Technology Research of Chubu University, Professor emeritus, University of Tokyo


    Mr. Takahiko Yunokawa, President and CEO of SuRaLa Net Co

    Ms. Sachiko Nakajima, Jazz pianist, Composer, Mathematician & STEAM(S) educator

    Ms. Shabana Basij-Rasikh, President of School of Leadership, Afghanistan(SOLA)

    Dr. Paula Razquin,Professor-Rsearcher, Universidad de San Andrés, Argentina

    Dr. Teruyuki Fujita, Professor, Faculty of Human Sciences/ Chair, college of education, University of Tsukuba


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