Asian studies in Lithuania

The Humanitarian Legacy and Lessons by Sugihara Chiune

Date and time: 2020-12-09 8:00 - 2020-12-09 10:00

Location: Internete

Online Conference, co-organized by Waseda University and the Embassy of Lithuania in Japan with participation of Ambassadors of Israel and Poland on Wednesday, December 9, 2020, from 15:00 till 17:00, Tokyo time.

• Opening by President of Waseda University Professor Aiji Tanaka
• Welcome addresses by Ambassador of Lithuania Gediminas VARVUOLIS, Ambassador of Israel Yaffa BEN-ARI, Ambassador of Poland Paweł MILEWSKI
• Video “Virtual excursion at Sugihara Museum in Kaunas”
• Presentation by Dr. Simonas Strelcovas (Lithuania) “Question as a test of civilization: ignore or help? Coordinates: 1939-1940. Europe, Lithuania, Kaunas.”
• Presentation by Prof. Hiromi Komori (Waseda University)
• Closing remarks by Vice-President of Waseda University Professor Masahiko Gemma

Registration by December 8th:…/1BoyQ1pwr7gWltwGBvkw4V28n1kHc…

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Initiators of the project: Japan foundation VDU