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International Symposium

New and old migrations and diversities in UK and Japan

2-6 December 2019, Waseda University

Conference venue:

Nishi-Waseda Bldg/Bldg. 19, Waseda campus, 1-21-1 Nishi-Waseda, Shinjyuku-ku, TOKYO 169-0051
Room 711 (plenaries and panels #2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 11), room 710 (panels #1, 3, 5, 7, 9), room 609 (coffee & lunch)




Economic and Social Research Council (UK), Japan Foundation, Waseda Institute of Asian Migrations, Waseda University International Office, WIAPS Contemporary Japanese Society Research Group

Migration experts in UK and Japan focus on post-Brexit labour challenge.

Migration experts from the University of Birmingham and Waseda University are launching a major new research partnership that will examine a key challenge faced by both the UK and Japan – a shortage of skilled and unskilled labour.

Professor Gracia Liu-Farrer (left) and Professor Jenny Phillimore