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Environment/Energy (Global-scale environmental issues)

2018 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Sustainable Replantation of Oil Palm by Adding Value to Oil Palm Trunk through Scientific and Technological Innovation Project Leader KOSUGI Akihiko Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS)
Malaysia
Advanced and Sustainable Water Utilization Associated with Greening Potential Evaluation Prof. SHIMADA Sawahiko Department of Bioproduction and Environment Engineering, Faculty of Regional Environment Science, Tokyo University of Agriculture
Djibouti
2017 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Establishment of Environmentally Sound Management of Construction and Demolition Waste and Its Wise Utilization for Environmental Pollution Control and for New Recycled Construction Materials Prof. KAWAMOTO Ken Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Saitama University
Vietnam
Co-creation of Innovative Forest Resources Management Combining Ecological Methods and Indigenous Knowledge Associate Prof. YASUOKA Hirokazu The Center for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Cameroon
2016 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Development of Next-Generation Sustainable Land Management (SLM) Framework to Combat Desertification Prof. TSUNEKAWA Atsushi Arid Land Research Center, Tottori University
Ethiopia
Comprehensive Assessment and Conservation of Blue Carbon Ecosystems and Their Services in the Coral Triangle (Blue CARES) Prof. NADAOKA Kazuo School of Environment and Society, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Philippines

Indonesia
Strengthening of the Environmental Radiation Control and Legislative Basis for the Environmental Remediation of Radioactively Contaminated Sites Prof. NANBA Kenji Faculty of Symbiotic Systems Science / Institute of Environmental Radioactivity at Fukushima University
Ukraine
Development and Implementation of New Damage Assessment Process in Agricultural Insurance as Adaptation to Climate Change for Food Security Associate Prof. HONGO Chiharu Integrated Research Field of Remote Sensing Division, Center for Environmental Remote Sensing, Chiba University
Indonesia
2015 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Visualization of Impact of Chronic/Latent Chemical Hazard and Geo-Ecological Remediation Prof. ISHIZUKA Mayumi Graduate School of Veterinary Medicine, Hokkaido University
Zambia
Advancing Co-design of Integrated Strategies with Adaptation to Climate Change Prof. OKI Taikan Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo
Thailand
Establishment of Environmental Conservation Platform of Tonle Sap Lake Associate Prof. YOSHIMURA Chihiro School of Environment and Society, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Cambodia
2014 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Research on the Integration System of Spatial Environment Analyses and Advanced Metal Recovery to Ensure Sustainable Resource Development Prof. ISHIYAMA Daizo Graduate School of International Resource Sciences, Akita University
Serbia
2013 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Hydro-microbiological Approach for Water Security in Kathmandu Valley, Nepal Prof. KAZAMA Futaba Interdisciplinary Centre for River Basin Environment, Graduate Faculty of Interdisciplinary Research, University of Yamanashi
Nepal
Biodiversity conservation in Amazon based on a new concept of "Field Museum" Prof. KOHSHIMA Shiro Wildlife Research Center, Kyoto University
Brazil
Development of Clean and Efficient Utilization of Low Rank Coals and Biomass by Solvent Treatment Specially Appointed Prof. MIURA Koichi Institute of Advanced Energy, Kyoto University
Thailand
2012 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Sustainable Management of Coral Reef and Island Ecosystems: Responding to the Threat of Climate Change Associate Prof. NAKAMURA Takashi Faculty of Science, University of the Ryukyus
Palau
Development of the Atmospheric Environmental Risk Management System in South America Prof. MIZUNO Akira Institute for Space-Earth Environmental Research, Nagoya University
Argentina

Chile
2011 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Enhancing Resilience to Climate and Ecosystem Changes in Semi-Arid Africa: an Integrated Approach Director, Prof. TAKEUCHI Kazuhiko Integrated Research System for Sustainability Science (IR3S), The University of Tokyo
Ghana
2010 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Development of Pollution Control and Environmental Restoration Technologies of Waste Landfill Sites Taking into Account Geographical Characteristics in Sri Lanka Prof. TANAKA Norio International Institute for Resilient Society, Saitama University
Sri Lanka
UASB - DHS Integrated System — A Sustainable Sewage Treatment Technology Prof. HARADA Hideki New Industry Creation Hatchery Center, Tohoku University
India
Establishment of Carbon-Cycle-System with Natural Rubber Prof. FUKUDA Masao School of Engineering, Nagaoka University of Technology
Vietnam
Joint Research Project on Formation Mechanism of Ozone, VOCs, and PM2.5 and Proposal of Countermeasure Scenario Prof. WAKAMATSU Shinji Faculty of Agriculture, Ehime University
Mexico
2009 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Research Partnership for the Application of Low Carbon Technology for Sustainable Development Director General, Prof. SUZUKI Yutaka Kansai Research Centre, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)
India
Improving Sustainable Water and Sanitation Systems in Sahel Region in Africa: Case of Burkina Faso Prof. FUNAMIZU Naoyuki Graduate School of Engineering, Hokkaido University
Burkina Faso
2008 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Sustainable Systems for Food and Bio-energy Production with Water-saving Irrigation in the Egyptian Nile Basin SATOH Masayoshi, Prof. Emeritus Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Egypt
Conservation of Biodiversity in Tropical Forest through Sustainable Coexistence between Human and Wild Animals Prof. YAMAGIWA Juichi Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University
Gabon
Research and Development for Water Reuse Technology in Tropical Regions Prof. YAMAMOTO Kazuo Environmental Science Center, The University of Tokyo
Thailand
There are no ongoing projects.

Environment/Energy (Low carbon society/energy)

2018 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Development of Advanced Hybrid Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) Technology for Low Carbon Society and Sustainable Energy System: First Experimental OTEC Plant of Malaysia Prof. IKEGAMI Yasuyuki Institute of Ocean Energy, Saga University
Malaysia
Development and Dissemination of Innovative Technology for Extracting Rice-Bran Oil to Power Diesel Generators for Rural Electrification via Micro-Grids Visiting Prof. SAKO Takeshi Shizuoka University
Tanzania
2017 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Thermoluminescence Techniques in Geothermal Exploration and Integrated Evaluation System of Geothermal Reservoir Prof. TSUCHIYA Noriyoshi Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Tohoku University
El Salvador
Smart Transport Strategy for Thailand 4.0 Prof. HAYASHI Yoshitsugu Institute of Science and Technology Research, Chubu University
Thailand
2016 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Comprehensive Conversion of Biomass and Waste to Super Clean Fuels by New Solid Catalysts Prof. TSUBAKI Noritatsu Graduate School of Science and Engineering for Research, University of Toyama
Thailand
Smart Cities Development for Emerging Countries by Multimodal Transport System Based on Sensing, Network and Big Data Analysis of Regional Transportation Global Business Development Office General Manager TSUBOI Tsutomu Nagoya Electric Works Co., Ltd.
India
2015 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Producing Biomass Energy and Material through Revegetation of Alang-alang(Imperata cylindrica)Fields Prof. UMEZAWA Toshiaki Resarch Institute for Sustainable Humanosphere, Kyoto University
Indonesia
Production of Biofuels Using Algal Biomass Assistant Prof. KANDA Hideki Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University
South Africa
2014 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Technology Development of Steam-spot Detection and Sustainable Resource Use for Large Enhancement of Geothermal Power Generation in Indonesia Prof. KOIKE Katsuaki Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University
Indonesia
Sustainable Development of Rural Area by Effective Utilization of Bio-wastes with Highly Efficient Fuel Cell Technology Associate Prof. SHIRATORI Yusuke Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu University / International Research Center for Hydrogen Energy, Kyushu University
Vietnam
2013 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Development of a Model System for Fluidized Bed Catalytic Gasification of Biomass Wastes and Following Liquid Fuel Production in Indonesia Associate Prof. NODA Reiji Graduate School of Science and Technology, Gunma University
Indonesia
2012 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Promotion of Green Economy with Palm Oil Industry for Biodiversity Conservation Prof. SHIRAI Yoshihito Graduate School of Life Science and Systems Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology
Malaysia
2011 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Information-based Optimization of Jatropha Biomass Energy Production in the Frost- and Drought-prone Regions of Botswana Prof. AKASHI Kinya Faculty of Agriculture, Tottori University
Botswana
Multi-beneficial Measure for Mitigation of Climate Change in Vietnam and Indochina Countries by Development of Biomass Energy Visiting Researcher. MAEDA Yasuaki Graduate School of Humanities and Sustainable System Sciences, Osaka Prefecture University
Vietnam
Pilot Study for Carbon Sequestration and Monitoring in Gundih Area, Central Java Province, Indonesia Prof. MATSUOKA Toshifumi Center for the Promotion of Interdisciplinary Education and Research, Kyoto University
indonesia
2010 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Development of New Biodiesel Synthesis in Thailand Prof. ASAMI Kenji Faculty of Environmental Engineering, The University of Kitakyushu
Thailand
Sustainable Jatropha Biofuel Production in Mozambique Prof. IMOU Kenji Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Mozambique
Sahara Solar Energy Research Center Visiting Prof. KOINUMA Hideomi Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Algeria
Development of Low Carbon Society Scenarios for Asian Regions Prof. MATSUOKA Yuzuru Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University
Malaysia
There are no ongoing projects.

Global-scale Environmental Issues

※Research area: "Research contributing to adaptation to or mitigation of climate change" was incorporated into Global-scale Environmental Issues in FY2010.

2009 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Carbon Dynamics of Amazonian Forests Dr. ISHIZUKA Moriyoshi Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute (FFPRI)
Brazil
Study on the Impact of Glacier Retreat on Water Resource Availability for the Cities of La Paz and El Alto Prof. TANAKA Hitoshi Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University
Bolivia
Prediction of Climate Variations and its Application in the Southern African Region Head of Laboratory, Dr. YAMAGATA Toshio Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)
South Africa
Climate Variability Study and Societal Application through Indonesia - Japan "Maritime Continent COE" - Radar-Buoy Network Optimization for Rainfall Prediction Dr. YAMANAKA Manabu Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)
Indonesia
2008 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Wild Fire and Carbon Management in Peat-forest in Indonesia Prof. OSAKI Mitsuru Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University
Indonesia
Integrated Study Project on Hydro-Meteorological Prediction and Adaptation to Climate Change in Thailand (IMPAC-T) Prof. OKI Taikan Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo
Thailand
Eco-technological Management of Tuvalu against Sea Level Rise Prof. KAYANNE Hajime Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo
Tuvalu
Research on Ethanol Production from Sugarcane Wastes Director, Dr. HIRATA Satoshi Biomass Refinery Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Brazil
There are no ongoing projects.

Bioresources

2018 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Development of Climate Change Resilient Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Wheat Production in the Dry and Heat Prone Agro-ecologies of Sudan and Sub-Saharan Africa Prof. TSUJIMOTO Hisashi Arid Land Research Center, Tottori University
Sudan
Utilization of Thailand Local Genetic Resources to Develop Novel Farmed Fish for Global Market Prof. HIRONO Ikuo Faculty, Department of Marine Biosciences, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology
Thailand
2017 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Development of Harmful Algal Bloom Monitoring Methods and Forecast System for Sustainable Aquaculture and Coastal Fisheries in Chile Associate Prof. MARUYAMA Fumito Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University
Chile
Strengthening Rice Breeding System based on Genomic Technology and Information in Myanmar Prof. YOSHIMURA Atsushi Faculty of Agriculture, Graduate School of Kyushu University
Myanmar
2016 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Developing Countermeasures Against Striga to Conquer Poverty and Improve Food Security Prof. SUGIMOTO Yukihiro Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Kobe University
Sudan
Breakthrough in Nutrient Use Efficiency for Rice by Genetic Improvement and Fertility Sensing Techniques in Africa Senior Researcher TSUJIMOTO Yasuhiro Crop, Livestock and Environment Division, Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences(JIRCAS)
Madagascar
Project on establishment of the model for fertilizing cultivation promotion using Burkina Faso phosphate rock Director, NAGUMO Fujio Crop, Livestock and Environment Division, Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences(JIRCAS)
BurkinaFaso
Optimizing Mariculture based on Big Data with Decision Support System Prof. WADA Masaaki School of Systems Information Science, Future University Hakodate
Indonesia
2015 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Valorization of Bio-resources based on Scientific Evidence in Semi- and Arid Land for Creation of New Industry Prof. ISODA Hiroko The Alliance for Research on North Africa/Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Tunisia / Morocco
Project for Development of Sericulture Research by Applying Biological Resources and Molecular Genetics Unit Leader KAMEDA Tsunenori National Agriculture and Food Research Organization
Kenya
Development and Dissemination of Sustainable Production System Based on Invasive Pest Management of Cassava in Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand Prof. TAKASU Keiji Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University
Vietnam / Cambodia / Thailand
Continuous Operation System for Microalgae Production Optimized for Sustainable Tropical Aquaculture (COSMOS) Prof. TODA Tatsuki Department of Science and Engineering for Sustainable Innovation, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Soka University
Malaysia
2014 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Establishment of Cryo-bank System for Vietnamese Native Pig Resources and Sustainable Production System to Conserve Bio-diversity Advanced Researcher KIKUCHI Kazuhiro Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, NARO (National Agriculture and Food Research Organization) (NIAS)
Vietnam
Development of Aquaponics Combined with Open Culture Adapting to Arid Regions for Sustainable Food Production Prof. YAMADA Satoshi Faculty of Agriculture, Tottori University
Mexico
2013 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Development and Adoption of Latin American Low-input Rice Production System Through Genetic Improvement and Advanced Field-management Technologies Prof. OKADA Kensuke Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Colombia
2012 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Innovative Bio-production in Indonesia (iBioI): Integrated Bio-refinery Strategy to Promote Biomass Utilization using Super-microbes for Fuels and Chemicals Production Prof. OGINO Chiaki Graduate School of Engineering, Kobe University
Indonesia
The Project on Rice Research for Tailor-made Breeding and Cultivation Technology Development in Kenya Prof. YAMAUCHI Akira Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University
Kenya
Diversity Assessment and Development of Sustainable Use of Mexican Genetic Resources Prof. WATANABE Kazuo Gene Research Center, University of Tsukuba
Mexico
2011 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Flood- and Drought-Adaptive Cropping Systems to Conserve Water Environments in Semi-arid Regions Prof. IIJIMA Morio Faculty of Agriculture, Kinki University
Namibia
Development of Aquaculture Technology for Food Security and Food Safety in the Next Generation Prof. OKAMOTO Nobuaki Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology
Thailand
2010 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Establishment of Sustainable Livelihood Strategies and Natural Resource Management in Tropical Rain Forest and its Surrounding Areas of Cameroon: Integrating the Global Environmental Concerns with Local Livelihood Needs Prof. ARAKI Shigeru The Center for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Cameroon
Comparative Studies of the Reproductive Biology and Early Life History of Two Tuna Species (Yellowfin Tuna and Pacific Bluefin Tuna) for the Sustainable Use of These Resources Prof. SAWADA Yoshifumi Fisheries Laboratory, Kindai University
Panama
Development of Internationally Standardized Microbial Resource Center to Promote Life Science Research and Biotechnology Acting Director-General, Dr. SUZUKI Ken-ichiro Biological Resource Center, National Institute of Technology and Evaluation (NITE)
Indonesia
the Development of Wheat Breeding Materials for Sustainable Food Production in Afghanistan Prof. BAN Tomohiro Kihara Institute for Biological Research, Yokohama City University
Afghanistan
Development of Crop Genotypes for the Midlands and Mountain Areas of North Vietnam Prof. YOSHIMURA Atsushi Faculty of Agriculture, Kyusyu University
Vietnam
2009 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Valorization of Bio-resources in Semi Arid and Arid Land for Regional Development Prof. ISODA Hiroko The Alliance for Research on North Africa/Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Tunisia
Sustainable Integration of Local Agriculture and Biomass Industries Prof. SAKODA Akiyoshi Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo
Vietnam
Development of Genetic Engineering Technology of Crops with Stress Tolerance against Degradation of Global Environment Project Leader, Dr. NAKASHIMA Kazuo Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS)
Brazil
Improvement of Food Security in Semi-arid Regions of Sudan through Management of Root Parasitic Weeds Prof. SUGIMOTO Yukihiro Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Kobe University
Sudan
Integrated Coastal Ecosystem Conservation and Adaptive Management under Local and Global Environmental Impacts Prof. NADAOKA Kazuo Graduate School of Information Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Philippines
Innovation on Production and Automotive Utilization of Biofuels from Non-food Biomass Emeritus Researcher/Invited Senior Researcher, Dr. YOSHIMURA Yuji Department of Energy and Environment, Research Institute of Energy Frontier, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Thailand
There are no ongoing projects.

Disaster Prevention and Mitigation

2018 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Development of Plant-derived Soil Stabilizing Additives to Problematic Soil as a Means to Mitigate Road Disasters Prof. KIMURA Makoto Kyoto University, Graduate School of Engineering
Ethiopia
2017 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Regional Resilience Enhancement through Establishment of Area-BCM at Industry Complexes in Thailand Prof. WATANABE Kenji Graduate School of Social Engineering, Nagoya Institute of Technology
Thailand
2016 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Project for Evaluation and Mitigation of Seismic Risk for Composite Masonry Buildings in Bhutan Prof. AOKI Takayoshi Graduate School of Design and Architecture, Nagoya City University
Bhutan
Development of Extreme Weather Monitoring and Information Sharing System in the Philippines Prof. TAKAHASHI Yukihiro Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University
Philippines
2015 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Hazard Assessment of Large Earthquakes and Tsunamis in the Mexican Pacific Coast for Disaster Mitigation Associate Prof. ITO Yoshihiro Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University
Mexico
Integrated Research on Great Earthquakes and Disaster Mitigation in Nepal Himalaya Prof. KOKETSU Kazuki Earthquake Research Institute, The University of Tokyo
Nepal
Technical Development to Upgrade Structural Integrity of Buildings in Densely Populated Urban Areas and its Strategic Implementation towards Resilient Cities Prof. NAKANO Yoshiaki Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo
Bangladesh
2014 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Application of State of the Art Technologies to Strengthen Research and Response to Seismic, Volcanic and Tsunami Events, and Enhance Risk Management Prof. KUMAGAI Hiroyuki Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University
Colombia
Development of a Comprehensive Disaster Resilience System and Collaboration Platform in Myanmar Prof. & Director MEGURO Kimiro International Center for Urban Safety Engineering, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo
Myanmar
2013 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Integrated Study on Mitigation of Multimodal disasters caused by Ejection of Volcanic Products Prof. IGUCHI Masato Sakurajima Volcano Research Center, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University
Indonesia
Research Project on Disaster Prevention/Mitigation Measures against Floods and Storm Surges in Bangladesh Prof. NAKAGAWA Hajime Research Center for Fluvial and Coastal Disasters, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University
Bangladesh
2012 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Earthquake and Tsunami Disaster Mitigation in the Marmara Region and Disaster Education in Turkey Principal Research Scientist, Dr. KANEDA Yoshiyuki Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology(JAMSTEC)
Turkey
2011 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Development of Landslide Risk Assessment Technology along Transport Arteries in Viet Nam Executive Director, Dr. SASSA Kyoji International Consortium on Landslides (ICL)
Vietnam
Research Project on Enhancement of Technology to Develop Tsunami-resilient Community Deputy Director-General, Managing Director, Dr. TOMITA Takashi Asia-Pacific Center for Coastal Disaster Research, Port and Airport Research Institute
Chile
2010 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Magmatic Fluid Supply into Lakes Nyos and Monoun, and Mitigation of Natural Disasters through Capacity Building in Cameroon Prof. OHBA Takeshi School of Science, Tokai University
Cameroon
Research and Development for Reducing Geo-Hazard Damage in Malaysia Caused by Landslide and Flood Prof. TOSAKA Hiroyuki Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Malaysia
2009 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Enhancement of Earthquake and Volcano Monitoring and Effective Utilization of Disaster Mitigation Information in the Philippines Principal Senior Researcher, Dr. INOUE Hiroshi Disaster Risk Research Unit, National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Prevention
Philippines
Observational Studies in South African Mines to Mitigate Seismic Risks Prof. OGASAWARA Hiroshi College of Science and Engineering, Ritsumeikan University
South Africa
Information Network for Natural Disaster Mitigation and Recovery in India Prof. MURAI Jun Faculty of Environment and Information Studies, Keio University
India
Project for Enhancement of Earthquake and Tsunami Disaster Mitigation Technology in Peru Prof. YAMAZAKI Fumio Graduate School of Engineering, Chiba University
Peru
2008 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Multi-disciplinary Hazard Reduction from Earthquakes and Volcanoes in Indonesia Prof. SATAKE Kenji Earthquake Research Institute, The University of Tokyo
Indonesia
Study on GLOFs (Glacial Lake Outburst Floods) in the Bhutan Himalayas Prof. NISHIMURA Kouichi Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University
Bhutan
Project on Risk Identification and Land-use Planning for Disaster Mitigation of Landslides and Floods in Croatia Director, Prof. MARUI Hideaki Research Institute for Natural Hazards & Disaster Recovery, Niigata University
Croatia
There are no ongoing projects.

Infectious Diseases Control

※SATREPS projects in the field of Infectious Diseases Control have been transferred to AMED - the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development. (The transfer took place on April 1, 2015. Projects that terminated before that date were not transferred.)

2 projects commenced at AMED in 2018
2 projects commenced at AMED in 2017
2 projects commenced at AMED in 2016
2 projects commenced at AMED in 2015

2014 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Integrative Application of Human and Pathogen Genomic Information for Tuberculosis Control Prof. TOKUNAGA Katsushi Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo
Thailand
Searching Lead Compounds of Anti-malarial and Anti-amebic Agents by Utilizing Diversity of Indonesian Bio-resources Prof. NOZAKI Tomoyoshi Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Indonesia
Ecological Studies on Flying Foxes and Their Involvement in Rabies-related and Other Viral Infectious Diseases Prof. HONDO Eiichi Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University
Indonesia
2013 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Epidemiological Studies on Animal Protozoan Diseases in Mongolia and Development of Effective Diagnostics Measures Prof. YOKOYAMA Naoaki National Research Center for Protozoan Diseases, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine
Mongolia
Development of Innovative Research Technique in Genetic Epidemiology of Malaria and Other Parasitic Diseases in Lao PDR for Containment of Their Expanding Endemicity Director KANO Shigeyuki Department of Tropical Medicine and Malaria, Research Institute, National Center for Global Health and Medicine
Laos
Establishment of an Early-warning System for Infectious Diseases in Southern Africa Incorporating Climate Predictions Prof. MINAKAWA Noboru Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University
South Africa
2012 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Surveillance of Viral Zoonoses in Africa Prof. TAKADA Ayato Research Center for Zoonosis Control, Hokkaido University
Zambia
2011 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Development of Rapid Diagnostics and the Establishment of an Alert System for Outbreaks of Yellow Fever and Rift Valley Fever in Kenya Prof. MORITA Koichi Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University
Kenya
Determine the Outbreak Mechanisms and Development of a Surveillance Model for Multi-Drug Resistant Bacteria Guest Prof. YAMAMOTO Yoshimasa Osaka University Global Collaboration Center
Vietnam
2010 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Research and Development of Prevention and Diagnosis for Neglected Tropical Diseases, especially Kala-Azar Associate Prof. NOIRI Eisei The University of Tokyo Hospital
Bangladesh
Comprehensive Etiological and Epidemiological Study on Acute Respiratory Infections in Children: Providing Evidence for the Prevention and Control of Childhood Pneumonia in the Philippines Prof. OSHITANI Hitoshi Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University
Philippines
2009 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
New Diagnostic Approaches in the Management of Fungal Infections in AIDS and Other Immunocompromised Patients Prof. KAMEI Katsuhiko Medical Mycology Research Center (MMRC), Chiba University
Brazil
Identification of Anti-Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Substances and Development of HCV and Dengue Vaccines Prof. HOTTA Hak Graduate School of Medicine/School of Medicine, Kobe University
Indonesia
The Studies of Anti-viral and Anti-parasitic Compounds from Selected Ghanaian Medicinal Plants Prof. YAMAOKA Shoji Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Ghana
Prevention and Control of Leptospirosis in the Philippines Prof. YOSHIDA Shin-ichi Faculty of Medicine Sciences, Kyushu University
Philippines
2008 Project Title Principal Investigator Affiliation ODA Recipient Country
Research and Development of Therapeutic Products against Infectious Diseases, especially Dengue Virus Infection Prof. IKUTA Kazuyoshi Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University
Thailand
Establishment of Rapid Diagnostic Tools for Tuberculosis and Trypanosomiasis and Screening of Candidate Compounds for Trypanosomiasis Prof. SUZUKI Yasuhiko Research Center for Zoonosis Control, Hokkaido University
Zambia
There are no ongoing projects.