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Special Lecture by Kiyotaka Akasaka the former United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information

「若者よ、グローバル人材となろう」  Boys and Girls, Be Global ! This special lecture will be held on Wednesday 12 July 2017 by Akasaka Kiyotaka who is the former United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information. DATE & TIME:   Wednesday 12 July, 2017, 10:30-12:00 VENUE:     Grand Lecture Hall, Faculty of Agriculture LANGUAGE:  Japanese ADMISSION:     Free, No pre-registration read more

3rd International Forum on Global Food Resources Universities’ role in contributing to Asian nations for the issues of Global Food Resources

The world population is project to reach over 9 billion by 2050. This significant increase in population that humanity has never experienced, is outpacing our current ability of food production. If global warming continues, if the supply of food production cannot keep up the demand, we would be facing the economic disparities which would lead read more

2nd International Forum on Global Food Resources New Models for Research, Education and Human Resource Development

Hokkaido University is launching a new Graduate School of Food Resources, which will admit its first students in April 2017. This new graduate school will promote new models of multidisciplinary, multinational, team-based education and research, and will build on Hokkaido University’s long history of leadership in agricultural sciences. In this forum, we will share our read more

GSF Website Opened

Global Station for Food, Land and Water Resources (GSF) of Global Institution for Collaborative Research and Education (GI-CoRE) has launched in April 2015 at the newly constructed building overlooking the spacious experimental farms of Hokkaido University. Events information and research details will be updated here.