News & Events

2022/03/04

Statement from President MAKINO Hirofumi of Okayama University on the Tense Situation around the World

2022/01/27

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Website Launch: Okayama University One Young World

2021/12/13

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Okayama University Participates in the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network University Presidents Meeting for Universities in the Asia-Pacific Region

2021/09/13

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Okayama University Concludes Comprehensive Tripartite Agreement with JETRO and FOCCI to Strengthen Industry-Government-Academia Internationalization and Cooperation

2021/08/30

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Okayama University and UNCTAD Hold Online Presentation Session for Research Results of “Young Female Scientist Programme in Japan”

2021/07/28

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Two Okayama University Students Participate in One Young World Summit 2021 Munich as Members of the Japanese Delegation

2021/07/13

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Okayama University Student Representatives Attend the One Young World 2021 Japan Delegate Send-Off Party Held at BMW Tokyo Bay in Odaiba, Tokyo

2021/06/17

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Collaborative Exhibition at AEON MALL Okayama Featuring WE HAVE A DREAM and Okayama University

2021/06/14

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Okayama University Holds Opening Ceremony for US Department of State’s Online Summer Critical Language Scholarship Program

2021/06/11

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Create a Homepage in Only 3 Hours! Okayama University UNESCO Chair Holds 2nd Lecture of 2021 Special Lecture Series Introducing Cutting-Edge No-code Technology

2021/06/04

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Okayama University UNESCO Chair Speaks at UNESCO World Conference on ESD

2021/04/22

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Okayama University ranks within top 200 universities in the world and is named one of the top universities in Japan in Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2021

2021/04/21

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Anyone Can Make an App! Okayama University UNESCO Chair Holds 2021 Special Lecture Introducing Cutting-Edge No-code Tools

2021/04/20

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Program Coordinator at UPEACE Pays Courtesy Call to President Makino

2021/04/07

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New Website Launch: Okayama University Global Engagement Office

2021/02/01

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Okayama University Participates in Online International Conference to Discuss Educational Approaches in an Era of Global Uncertainties in Collaboration with York University and UNESCO-Affiliated Organizations

2020/12/24

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Okayama University Vice President and UNESCO Chairholder YOKOI Atsufumi receives

2020/11/25

Online Closing Ceremony for the U.S. Department of State Autumn Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program

2020/11/19

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Vice President Yokoi Speaks at Virtual Event Held by Prestigious Scientific Journal Nature

2020/11/13

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Okayama University and UNCTAD Hold Online Ceremony to Officially Launch the “Young Female Scientist Programme in Japan”

2020/11/09

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Vice President and Unesco Chairholder Yokoi Joins Distinguished Panel Discussion as Asia-Pacific Representative at the Unesco’s Worldconference

2020/11/02

Vice President Yokoi Attends One Young World Tokyo Caucus 2020

2020/10/15

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Representatives from the Tara Ocean Foundation Meet with President Makino

2020/10/05

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Okayama University Conducts Online Opening Ceremony for U.S. Department of State’s Autumn Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program

2020/09/08

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Earth Charter International Council Member Vice President Yokoi Takes Center Stage During Nationally-Broadcast Webinar

2020/07/14

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Okayama University and Earth Charter International signed a comprehensive Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)

2020/06/18

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Vice President for Global Engagement Strategy and a UNESCO Chair Holder Yokoi gets elected as a council member for the Earth Charter International

2020/04/28

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Okayama University ranks 9th nationally in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2020!

2020/03/16

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Vice President Yokoi, a UNESCO Chair Holder, send out a message as one of the world’s visual icon communicators at 20th anniversary of the Earth Charter!

2020/01/15

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President Makino and Vice President Yokoi visited the WEF Headquarters in Geneva

2020/01/07

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Okayama University and UNCTAD signed a comprehensive Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to foster human resources for STI for SDGs, the UN body’s first memorandum signed with a university

2019/12/26

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President Makino, Vice President and UNESCO Chairholder Yokoi Visit United Nations University of Peace, Enhancing Collaboration between Earth Charter and ESD

2019/11/28

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Honorary doctorate awarded to Professor Charles Hopkins from York University, Canada

2019/10/31

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A Side Event for the G20 Health Minister’s meeting held on the theme “Life-Cycle/ Course Approaches to Promote Healthy and Active Ageing and Economic Implications”

2019/10/11

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Student representatives attended the One Young World (OYW) 2019 Japan delegation send-off party held at the JT Art Hall Affinis, Tokyo

2019/08/02

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Whole Institution’s Approach of SDGs efforts presented at the UN headquarters: University officials led by President Makino participate in the High-Level Political Forum in July 2019

2019/07/16

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Marking its 70 anniversary, Okayama University holds the international symposium:

2019/07/11

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American students under the U.S. Department of State’s “Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program” visit Shoukinji Temple and Inujima Island in Okayama.

2019/06/20

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Welcome reception held by Okayama University and the U.S. Department of State for CLS American students

2019/04/17

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Article featuring a talk held with Vice President Yokoi appeared in ELCO RADAR, quarterly magazine published by Ecological Life and Culture Organization: Initiatives get going to achieve SDGs towards establishing the basis for realizing the concept of “well-being”

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