The Republic of Botswana became the 11th country in the series of lectures for the SADC
January 18, 2016
On the 13th of January 2016 (Wed), the Republic of Botswana became the 11th Country in the series of lectures for the SADC. Mr. Phemelo Telekelo, First Secretary from the Embassy of the Republic of Botswana in Japan gave the lecture. Botswana boasts the highest diamond production in the world and delving deeper into the relationship between the diamond and the country of Botswana made for a very interesting lecture.
This series of lectures is held as a required subject for first-year undergraduates majoring in Africa. To promote exchange between Japan and Southern African Countries, the lectures are also open to TUFS students and faculty members without registration.
Date and Time: 10:10 – 11:40 a.m. on Wednesdays (see the schedule below for the exact dates)
Venue: Room 207 at the Research and Lecture Building in the Fuchu Campus
Contact for inquiries: Associate Prof. Sakai, at sakai_makiko[at]tufs.ac.jp. (Please replace [at] with @).
Visit to President Tateishi
At the lecture
Schedule for the Series of Lectures 2015
|Week2||Oct. 14||Republic of Zimbabwe|
|Week3||Oct. 21||Republic of Zambia|
|Week4||Oct. 28||United Republic of Tanzania|
|Week5||Nov. 4||Republic of South Africa|
|Week6||Nov. 11||Republic of Namibia|
|Week7||Nov. 25||Republic of Mozambique|
|Week8||Dec. 2||Republic of Malawi|
|Week9||Dec. 9||Republic of Madagascar|
|Week10||Dec. 16||Kingdom of Lesotho|
|Week11||Jan. 6||Democratic Republic of the Congo|
|Week12||Jan. 13||Republic of Botswana|
|Week13||Jan. 20||Republic of Angola|