How Japan responded to the COVID-19 pandemic?

New Perspectives On Japan UCLA Terasaki Center Junior Faculty Roundtable Series 2020-21
Roundtable 3: How Japan responded to the COVID-19 pandemic?

Date & Time: March 30, 2021,  9:00-10:00 JST  (March 29, 2021,  17:00-18:00 PDT)
Speakers: Kiyoshi Kurokawa (Chairman, Health and Global Policy Institute)
Hiroshi Nishiura (Professor, Kyoto University)
Akira Muto (Consul General of Japan in Los Angeles)
Moderator: Yusuke Tsugawa (Assistant Professor, UCLA)
Registration: https://ucla.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_7ShJJNDUQ8iBqF5cLhqLSw

 

COVID-19 and Beyond: Presidents versus Pandemicide

#6 Health Security Dialogue
Topic: “COVID-19 and Beyond: Presidents versus Pandemicide“

Date & Time: March 3, 2021 9:00-10:00 JST (March 2, 2021 19:00-20:00 EST)
Speaker: Ms. Laurie Garrett (Science Journalist and author)
Commentator: Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa, Professor emeritus, Global Health Innovation Policy Program (GHIPP)
Facilitator: Dr. Hiromi Murakami, Visiting Scholar, GHIPP
Language: English
Fee: Free
Registration: https://hsd6b.peatix.com/

 

3rd Crisis Simulation Workshop – Call for Applications

GHIPP is offering regional crisis simulation workshop for interested parties across government, academia, and industries to experience this rare opportunity. Please join us!

Workshop Date/time: Thurs. March 18 & Fri. March 19, 2021, both days 09:00 – 12:00 noon JST (Japan time)
Wed. March 17 & Thurs. March 18, 2021, both days 19:00-22:00 EST (DC time)
Language: English
Venue: Zoom (Details will be notified to the participants)
Capacity: 25 (only those who can participate both days)
Areas of Study: Health. International Relations, Regional studies
Fee: 6,600 yen
Application materials: Please include following information and send them to apply@jsie.net .
★ Your short CV (please include name, occupation, contact info, areas of experience and expertise)
★ One paragraph of self-introduction (English)
★ Please note that we accept applicants who can participate both March 18 & 19 AM.

Details Here: 3rd Crisis Simulation Workshop – Call for Applications | GHIPP (grips.ac.jp)

 

Global solidarity to end COVID-19 pandemic : Progress and challenges

#4 Dialogue
Global solidarity to end COVID-19 pandemic :  Progress and challenges

Date & Time: January 14, 2021 17:00-18:00 JST
Speaker: Dr. Osamu Kunii (Head of Strategy, Investment and Impact Division of The Global Fund)
Commentator: Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa, Professor emeritus, Global Health Innovation Policy Program (GHIPP)
Facilitator: Dr. Hiromi Murakami, Visiting Scholar, GHIPP
Tool: Zoom
Language: English
Fee: Free
Registration: https://hsd4.peatix.com/