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Keynote Speech of Prof.Akashi at the ASEAN Symposium in Indonesia

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The 40th year of ASEAN-Japan Friendship and Cooperation Symposium on Human Resource Development in Food-related Area through Partnership with ASEAN Universities was held on January 21, 2014 in Jakarta, Republic of Indonesia. The symposium was jointly hosted by Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishries of Japan and ASEAN Secretariat. Professor Akashi, the University of Miyazaki was honored to give a keynote speech titled “the Global Human Resource Development Programs in ASEAN”, as a representative of Japanese educational institutions. Professor Akashi introduced educational programs offered at the University of Miyazaki, such as ‘International Distribution of the Educational Curriculum for Genetic resources’ and ‘Graduate School of Agriculture International Course of Agriculture’. He also stated that how much beneficial for ASEAN countries to introduce a Japanese consistent system of food production, processing and distribution.