News and Announcements

20 Oct 2022

[November 11 2022] Academic Seminar: Removing walls and fences in the 21st century. Towards a new paradigm of borders, free movement, and people?

Dr. Diego Acosta (University of Bristol) will have a talk titled "Removing walls and fences in the 21st century. Towards a new paradigm of borders,
free movement, and people?" The event is co-sponsored by The Global Asia Research Center.

[November 11 2022] Academic Seminar: Removing walls and fences in the 21st century. Towards a new paradigm of borders, free movement, and people?

30 Jun 2022

[July 26 2022]
Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

Jocelyn O. Celero (Asian Center, University of the Philippines-Diliman) will have a talk titled "Intergenerational Intimacies and Mobilities in Transnational Families: The Experiences of Japanese-Filipino Children." The event is co-sponsored by the Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies.

[July 26 2022]
Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

31 May 2022

[June 22 2022] Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

Prof. David Slater (Sophia University) and Rosa Barbaran will have a talk with film clips titled "Hustle, abuse and making ends meet: work in Tokyo as a refugee asylum seeker." The event is co-sponsored by the Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies.

[June 22 2022] Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

31 May 2022

Postponed event: June 16

The talk titled "How do Japanese immigration authorities exercise 'Administrative discretion' over undocumented foreigners? – the reality of detention facilities" by Journalist Yugo Hirano (Kyodo News Agency) will be postponed due to the speaker's availability. We will announce the new date and time once they are decided.

Postponed event: June 16

30 Apr 2022

[May 11 2022] Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

Nicole Newendorp (Harvard University’s Committee on Degrees in Social Studies) will present a seminar titled "Balancing Precarity and Wellbeing: Aging Chinese Migrants’ Global Lifeways." The event is co-sponsored by the Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies.

[May 11 2022] Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

30 Apr 2022

[May 25 2022] NODE UK|Japan Webinar

University of Birmingham’s Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRIS) and Waseda University’s Institute of Asian Migrations (IAM) invite you to a NODE webinar on Health and Welfare of Immigrants.

[May 25 2022] NODE UK|Japan Webinar

30 Apr 2022

[May 12 2022] Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

Mirna Safi (Sciences Po) will present a seminar titled "Migration and Inquality" about her latest book. The event is co-sponsored by the Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies.

[May 12 2022] Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

30 Apr 2022

[June 1 2022] Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

Dhooleka Sarhadi Raj (PhD, Cambridge) will present a seminar titled "States of permanent temporariness, questioning notions of agency and belonging in Asian migrant mobilities: the case of the nowhere people from South Asia." The event is co-sponsored by the Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies.

[June 1 2022] Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

31 Mar 2022

[April 21 2022] Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

Prof. Hilary Holbrow (Indiana University) will present a seminar titled "Low Migration, Gender Segregation, and Gender Inequality." The event is co-sponsored by the Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies.

[April 21 2022] Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

31 Mar 2022

[April 12 2022] Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

Prof. Christian Joppke (University of Bern, Switzerland) will present a seminar titled "Neoliberal Immigration Policies: Courting the Top v. Fending-Off the Bottom." The event is co-sponsored by the Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies.

[April 12 2022] Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

30 Nov 2021

[December 13 2021] NODE Special Issue Launch: Migrations and diversifications in the UK and Japan

University of Birmingham’s Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRIS) and Waseda University’s Institute of Asian Migrations (IAM) are proud to invite you to the launch of the special issue of Comparative Migration Studies. We will hear from editors and authors and celebrate the network with the launch of the new NODE portal.

[December 13 2021] NODE Special Issue Launch: Migrations and diversifications in the UK and Japan

9 Oct 2021

[November 2 2021] Asian Migrations Seminar Series

Prof. Kukiko Nagayoshi (University of Tokyo) will present a seminar titled "Desirable Immigration Integration Policy for Japanese/Immigrants: A Social Survey of Japanese and Foreign Nationals"

[November 2 2021] Asian Migrations Seminar Series