UTSUNOMIYA UNIVERSITY Inter-University Exchange Project Support for the Formation of Collaborative Programs with African Universities

Programme for Developing Human Resource to
Contribute to SDGs by Merging
African Potential and Japanese Scientific Technology


Kick-off Meeting Special Report

■Summary of The Kick-off Meeting

■Movies of The Kick-off Meeting

1.Opening Welcome Speech Dr. Tsukasa Ikeda, New President from April, Utsunomiya University

2.Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (Kenya)
Prof. Daniel Sila Lecturer, Department of Food Science and Technology

3.Meru University of Science and Technology (Kenya)
Prof. Romanus Odhiambo Vice Chancellor

4.Addis Ababa University (Ethiopia)
Dr. Tadesse Fetahi Director for Research of AAU

5.University of Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)
Dr. Lulu Tunu Kaaya Director of Internationalization, Convocation and Advancement, and Dr. Lilian Kaale

6.Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (Tanzania)
Dr. Linus Munishi Senior Lecturer, School of Life Sciences and Bio-Engineering

7.University of Ghana (Ghana)
Prof. Eric Osei-Assibey Dean of International Programmes Office

8.Utsunomiya University (Japan)
Dr. Akiko Iizuka Assistant Professor, Center for International Exchange

9.Introduction of the program (UU-A)
Prof. Shinso Yokota, Team Leader of UU-A

10.Taking group photo , Closing Address Dr. Tomohide Natsuaki, Vice-President