From August 29 to 30, the Department of Women and Development Studies hosted 11 Japanese graduate students and their supervisor in an immersion into the intersectional and gendered social development perspectives and practice as part of the decades-long partnership between the UP College of Social Work and Community Development (UP CSWCD) and the Graduate School of International Social Development of Nihon Fukushi University (NFU) in Japan. The UP organizing team was led by Associate Prof. Roselle Leah K. Rivera, while the NFU delegation was led by Prof. Naoto Noda.

CSWCD Dean Sylvia Estrada-Claudio welcomed the students and faculty of the Nihon Fukushi University (NFU) for the two-week NFU-Philippine Exchange Program (NFU-PEP). In her welcome message, Dean Claudio stressed the importance of the long-standing partnership between the University of the Philippines College of Social Work and Community Development (CSWCD) and NFU.  The NFU-PEP serves as a […]