ICJS Event: "Addressing Issues of Inequity in the 21st Century" by M.S. Swaminathan

Monday, March 13, 2006
Temple University, Japan Campus, Azabu Hall Room 213 (Access)
Open to the general public. Reservation is not required.

About M.S. Swaminathan

Prof. M.S. Swaminathan is a scientist and a humanist, internationally known as the Father of the Green Revolution in Asia. TIME magazine lauded him as one of the 20 most influential Asians of the 20th Century, along with Gandhi, Emperor Hirohito and Mao Tse Dong. He is the recipient of 48 honorary doctorates, the Ramon Magsaysay Award, World Food Prize, Albert Einstein World Science Award, and many other honors.

Dr. Swaminathan is currently the UNESCO professor of Eco-technology, Chairman of the MS Swaminathan Research Foundation, and the President of the Pugwash Conference of Science and World Affairs, a Nobel laureate organization.

About ICJS

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