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The Challenges of Peacebuilding and the Role of Japan as “Global Facilitator”

Daisaku Higashi (Professor, Sophia Institute of International Relations, Sophia University in Tokyo)

There are serious and continuous wars in Syria, South Sudan, Yemen, Afghanistan, Libya, Somalia, Mal...

University Research Report

New light on the history of minority Muslims in the Philippines:
An Approach through locally preserved manuscripts.

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Trump’s Trade War and the Thawing of China-Japan Relations

Takashi Terada(Professor, Doshisha University)

Many leaders in East Asia paid close attention to US President Donald Trump during his first trip to...

Rumi Aoyama
Research Projects

Over the past few decades, as China has pressed forward with its economic reform policy and transiti...

Rumi Aoyama(Professor, Waseda University)


BTG program 2018-19 will be held in Washington D.C. from February 16th to March 4th where 12 Japanese students […]


2018CSPC: Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress
Asahi Obata, Doshisha University (Far right in the front)
Chinami Takeichi, Sophia University (Far left in the front)
Miyu Takaoka, Waseda University (The second from left in front)

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Yoshihiro Shiraiwa(Proffessor, University of Tsukuba)

Research Projects

Even during he was Republican Presidential Candidacy, Donald Trump’s peculiar statements such as “bu...

Keiji Nakatsuji (Proffesor, Ritsumeikan University / USJI Operating Advisor)

Research Projects

This project is a policy study aiming to explore current critical issues on peace building and how i...

Kazuhiro Maeshima (Professor, Sophia University / USJI Operating Advisor)

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