Social Movement in Japan Seminar

  • 26 Oct 2017
  • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • The Fletcher school, M200 Classroom, 160 Packard Avenue, Medford, MA 02155

Social Movement in Japan
- through community organizing practice on gender issues

The Fletcher school, M200 Classroom
160 Packard Avenue, Medford, MA 02155

Thursday, October 26, 2017 from 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

The Fletcher Japan Club welcomes Kanoko Kamata, one of the leading figures of community organizing movement in Japan as a speaker of our second seminar. During dinner time session (pizza will be served), Kanoko will share her leadership experiences as a co-founder and former Executive Director of Community Organizing Japan (COJ).

Recently, Kamata's grass-root movement has reached in Reforming Japan's Sex Crime Laws. She was also nominated for one of 100 leaders of the next generation.

Topics will include:

  • What is community organizing?
  • Leading the society through grass-root movements?

  • Current Japanese society and learning from anti sex crime campaign

Moderator: Takeda Takuya

If you wish to join the seminar, please R.S.V.P. on the EventBright page by Oct. 25th, or “attend” on the FB event page.

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