1 What are your Educational Activities at the Center for the Study of Co* Design?
Providing courses on social innovation in Japanese and English. The main goal is to provide an advance understanding of social innovation and collaborative practice, and to give participants an opportunity to develop their ability to define problems and work as a team on concrete projects to solve real social problems.
2 What Research are you involved in?
My research interests include international relations, conflict mapping and tracking, conflict management and resolution methods, collaborative policymaking, and cross-sector approaches to social innovation.
3 What are your activities with institutions and people outside the center?
My activities include workshops and fieldwork both within and outside Japan on social innovation, social entrepreneurship, and social impact with entrepreneurs, practitioners and academics.