KOBE bridging JAPAN and AFRICA through ICT

10月のアフリカからの留学生は、右の方がルワンダからのブレイクさん(IYAMUREMYE, Blake)、そして左の方が南アフリカからのジジポさん(MACANDA, Zizipho)です。
パーソナリティは、神戸情報大学院大学の船山・プロジェクトマネージャー(左:アフリカなどの国々でNGO活動等に参加)とセンダ先生(コンゴ出身 京都大学大学院を卒業、建築家)。
ルワンダ共和国 (在日本ルワンダ大使館)
南アフリカ共和國 (在日本南アフリカ大使館)
神戸市とルワンダ・キガリ市の経済・交流連携協定 締結
放送終わりには地域の食堂で交流会をしています。今回は駅前の中華料理屋さん。 On the first and second Saturdays (4th November and 11th November) from 4pm to 4:30 in Japanese and from 4:30 to 5pm in English, KIC students from Africa share their stories about what has surprised them once in Kobe, Japan, what they have found out through their life there, and other things they found intriguing and mind-blowing in Kobe or in Japan in general.  Today’s students experienced in Japan for a year and a month. In this time, they have also talked about internship at Meiwa Industry in Kanazawa City((Manufacturer of equipment to make carbonized fertilizer etc from organic waste etc), and the Nishiyama Brewery (Japanese rice wine “Sake”) in Fukuchiyama city . The students also introduce their projects to solve social issues in their home countries through ICT (Information and Communication Technology) that they have been working on at KIC as part of their Master's course.  In our November program, our guest students from KIC are Mr. IYAMUREMYE, Blake(on the right of the photo) from the Republic of Rwanda and Mr. MACANDA, Zizipho (on the left of the photo) from the Republic of South Africa.  They are with our regular personalities, Ms. Funayama (Left photo: Having worked in multiple African countries) and Prof. Nsenda (Architect originally from Democratic Republic of Congo and graduated from Kyoto university graduate school). Japan (Official guide) https://www.jnto.go.jp/eng/ Kobe city in Japan http://plus.feel-kobe.jp/ Graduate School of Information Technology Kobe Institute of Computing https://www.kic.ac.jp/en/