2nd meeting of Research group on International Development and Peace through Sport
The 2nd meeting of research group on International Development and Peace through Sport (IDS) which aims to promote academic research of IDS was organized on August 24, 2015. Speakers presented their research and discussed the subject of ‘research and education’ and ‘research and practice’ in IDS.
‘Present status and possibilties of Kendo in International Development’ Junko Ohishi (University of Tsukuba)
‘Exploring International Development and Peace through Sport: Perspectives from humanities’ Rie Yamada (National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya)
‘Research and Practice of community development through sports in Kenya’ Takumi Kishi (Japan Sport Council, Sport For Tomorrow Consortium’
‘Implementation of Undokai in Cambodia’ Yoshimi Yamahira (International Budo University)
Speakers shared their considerations from perspectives of both research and practice and insights based on their expertise.
We hope to continue to promote the research group and expand its network among both researchers and practitioners.