Wakai Politics X Pecha Kucha

Wakai Project is organized under the auspices of The Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies (ICAS) at Temple University, Japan Campus.

Saturday, December 4, 2010
5:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Nitehi Works (5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
Jack and Betty (8:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.)
General - ¥500
TUJ Student - Free (with TUJ ID)
Kyle Cleveland (Temple University, Japan Campus)
David Slater (Sophia University)
Sarajean Rossitto (Temple University, Japan Campus)

Event Schedule

5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
NGOs / NPOs Workshop Discussions
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Networking & Performances
8:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Pecha Kucha
ACE (Action Against Child Exploitation)
Asia Pacific Youth Network
Free the Children
Oxfam Japan
Peace Boat
Shure University
UNICEF Japan Committee
Urban Village Project (Temple University, Japan Campus)
Youth Development & Peace Japan Network


Youth activists and politically engaged youth related NGOs / NPOs presenting “Pecha Kucha” presentations about their work on youth politics in Japan. Pecha Kucha - “the sound of conversation” - is a series of short multi-media presentations of 20 slides X 20 seconds. Devised and shared by Astrid Klein and Mark Dytham of KDa Architects. To learn more about "Pecha Kucha" click here.

For further information about the event, click here (PDF: 1.2MB).

About ICAS
The Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies (ICAS) is an organization dedicated to fostering study and research on various topics related to contemporary Japan and Asia.

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