ERIC Number: ED429857
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Educational Co-operation in Asia and the Pacific: 30 Years of NIER's Activities.
Watanabe, Ryo, Ed.; Numano, Taro, Ed.; Nagata, Yoshiyuki, Ed.
The history of the regional cooperation program of the National Institute for Educational Research (NIER) is recorded in this document. Specifically, the report outlines the past 30 years of the program in Asia and the Pacific. Throughout those years, 93 seminars, workshops, and symposia have been organized. In addition, information about the evolution and development of the program, countries and educators in the region, and NIER is given. Chapter 1, "Recalling the Beginning of and Implementation of UNESCO-NIER Regional Programme," contains 10 essays: (1) "Educational Co-operation in Asia and the Pacific: 30 Years of NIER's Engagement" (Raja Roy Singh); (2) "International Mission of NIER: 30 Years' Record of International Co-operation" (Akihiro Chiba); (3) "Memories of Yesteryears" (Charatsri Vajrabhaya); (4) "APEID and NIER: Meeting the Challenges and Opportunities of the Past and the Present" (Rupert Maclean); (5) "The Beginning of APEID and NIER" (Kihei Koizumi); (6) "International Co-operation in Education: Unforgettable Memories" (Hiroshi Kida); (7) "Memories of Regional Co-operation in Education in Asia" (Isao Suzuki); (8) "Memories of APEID Seminar" (Hiromitsu Takizawa); (9) "Thoughts on International Educational Co-operation" (Toshio Kanaya); and (10) "Memories of the Late Dr. de la Cruz" (Nobuya Higuchi). Chapter 2, "30 Years of NIER's Educational Co-operation Programme in Asia and the Pacific," contains an outline of regional co-operation activities, activities organized between 1967 and 1996, and participants of the regional activities. (BT)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Curriculum Development, Educational Cooperation, Educational Development, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Geographic Regions, Higher Education
National Institute for Educational Research, 6-5-22 Shimommeguro, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, Japan.
Publication Type: Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. for Educational Research, Tokyo (Japan).
Identifiers - Location: Asia