SOUTHEAST ASIAN THINKSHOP: THE QUESTION OF WORLD CULTURE

SSH-NET (SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES NETWORK)

THINKSHOP, BALI,

9-10 SEPTEMBER 2016

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 SOUTHEAST ASIAN THINKSHOP: THE QUESTION OF WORLD CULTURE

SSH-Net Thinkshops and IFSSO (International Federation of Social Sciences Organization) have been held in several places, including Turkey, Argentina, Mexico and Iran, to mention a few, to serve as venues for three main matters: (1) The lecture on social and humanities theories with the presentation of papers and  discussion of relevant contemporary issues in social sciences and humanities in the world; (2) Exchange of information on activities of institution/individual members of SSH-Net; and (3) Initiating and forming collaborations among member institutions/individuals. The themes of the thinkshops have varied in accordance with, at the time, crucial topic, either in a particular region or the world.

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World Culture Forum

The theme is “Road to WCF 2016: Culture of Peace: Towards Global Harmony” that will be held in Bali on 3–7 September 2016. The forum aspires to recommend mutual understanding and respect among different cultures, reducing internal and external conflicts and wars, peaceful for existence and building harmonious global society. There will be six sub themes that shall be discussed into six symposia, namley:

1. Conflict and “Glocal” Resolution Mechanism
2. Cultural Foundation in the Participation of Economic Development
3. The Rise of New Cultural Forces
4. The Role of Women in the Promotion of the Culture of Peace
5. Local Wisdom and the World of Peace
6. Local Values and Environment Sustainability: A Necessity of Peace

This event is supported by Ministry of Education Republic of Indonesia, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Republic of Indonesia in cooperation with United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization.

22nd IFSSO General Conference

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Glocalization:

A Social Scientific Approach towards Social Design for the Creation of Multicultural Society

Date: May 29-31, 2015

Entrance Fee: Free

The Centennial Celebration of Seijo Gakuen

The10th Anniversary of the Faculty of Social Innovation, Seijo University

 Please click here for the conference website : https://sites.google.com/site/22ifssointernationalconference/