Promotion of Friendship with Foreign Countries Interchange

Asia Youth Leaders 2020

  • Cambodia
  • China
  • Indonesia
  • Japan
  • Malaysia
  • Myanmar
  • Laos
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam

Asia Youth Leaders 2020
Date December 17 (Thur.)-19 (Sat.), 2020
Event Format An online format that connects high school students from around the world via the Internet.
  • Indonesia:7
  • Cambodia:7
  • Thailand:7
  • China:7
  • Japan:21
  • Vietnam:7
  • Malaysia:2
  • Myanmar:7
  • Laos:7
  • (Total 72 Participants)

Program composition
Dec. 17 ■Orientation

■Keynote Lecture (LectureⅠ)
“Corona Shock to Economy, Society and Education”
Dr. Hiroyuki Itami, President, International University of Japan

■Team Building Activity
Mr. Daisuke Kimura
Global Education Producer, Diversity Facilitator, Head of Research, GIFT

■Discussion with supporters,
Each team was assigned an AEON Scholarship students and an Asia Youth Leaders past participant as a mentor, and the teams shared their ideas and practices on educational problems.

■Lecture Ⅱ
“Education to Realize the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Era of New Normal”
Dr. Yuto Kitamura, Associate Professor, Graduate School of Education, University of Tokyo

Dec. 18 ■Lecture Ⅲ
“Meet the New World. Creating the Global Brand from Developing Countries”
Mr. Daisuke Yamazaki, Executive Vice-President, Motherhouse Co., Ltd.

■Team Discussion

Dec. 19 ■Results Presentation

■Closing Ceremony