Asian Students Environment Platform (ASEP)

Asian Students Environment Platform (ASEP)

The Asian Students Environment Platform (ASEP) started in 2012 in order to develop human resources that are active with a global perspective in environmental fields. University students from various Asian countries get together and work on environmental problems and exchange opinions while learning about the natural environment, history, culture, and values.

2016 ASEP Program

Theme :"Biodiversity - Wisdom"
Schedule :August 3 (Wed) - 8 (Mon), 2016
Participants :
Royal University of Phnom Penh (Cambodia), Tsinghua University (China),
Universitas Indonesia (Indonesia), Waseda University (Japan),
Korea University (South Korea), University of Malaya (Malaysia),
and Vietnam National University, Hanoi (Vietnam)
12 participants from each school
Host country :JAPAN

2015 ASEP Program

Theme :"Biodiversity and Human"
(Relationship between Biodiversity Conservation and Socio-Economic Development)
Schedule :Aug 3 (Mon) – 9 (Sun) 2015
Participants :
Royal University of Phnom Penh (Cambodia), Tsinghua University (China)
Waseda University (Japan), Korea University (South Korea),
University of Malaya (Malaysia), Vietnam National University, Hanoi (Vietnam)
12 participants from each university
Host country :Vietnam

Aug 3 (Mon) Opening ceremony & Reception (Vietnam National University, Hanoi)
Aug 4 (Tue) Fieldwork in Cuc Phuong National Park (Hai Phong)
Aug 5 (Wed) Fieldwork in Ha Long Bay (Ha Long Bay)
Aug 6 (Thu) Fieldwork in Cat Ba National Park (Cat Ba island)
Aug 7 (Fri) Fieldwork in Dong Phu Commune (Hanoi)
Aug 8 (Sat) Tree Planting in AEON MALL, Hanoi (Hanoi)
Aug 9 (Sun) Presentation, Closing Ceremony & Farewell Party (Vietnam National University, Hanoi)

  • 2015 ASEP Overview
  • 2015 ASEP Overview
  • 2015 ASEP Overview
  • 2015 ASEP Overview

2014 ASEP Program

Theme :"Water - Human"
Schedule :August 4 (Mon) - 11 (Mon), 2014
Participants :
Tsinghua University (China), Waseda University (Japan), Korea University (South Korea), University of Malaya (Malaysia), and Vietnam National University, Hanoi (Vietnam)
16 participants from each school
Host country :China

Aug 4 (Mon) Opening ceremony (Tsinghua University, Beijing)
Aug 5 (Tue) Visit to Binhai New City Planning Exhibition Hall and wetlands (Tianjin)
Aug 6 (Wed) Visit to Olympic Park (Beijing) and grass land (Inner Mongolia)
Aug 7 (Thu) Visit to desert and Man-made Forest (Inner Mongolia)
Aug 8 (Fri) Visit to Dujiang Weir and Chengdu Living Water Park (Chengdu)
Aug 9 (Sat) Visit to Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding (Chengdu)
Aug 10 (Sun) Commemorative tree planting at the Great Wall, Visit to AEON shopping mall (Beijing)
Aug 11 (Mon) Results presentation, Closing ceremony (Tsinghua University, Beijing)

  • 2014 ASEP Overview
  • 2014 ASEP Overview
  • 2014 ASEP Overview
  • 2014 ASEP Overview
  • 2014 ASEP Overview
  • 2014 ASEP Overview
  • 2014 ASEP Overview
  • 2014 ASEP Overview
  • 2014 ASEP Overview

2013 Program

Participants :
Tsinghua University (China), Waseda University (Japan), Korea University (South Korea), and Vietnam National University, Hanoi (Vietnam)
20 participants from each school

Aug 2 (Fri) Opening ceremony (Korea University, Seoul)
Aug 3 (Sat) Fieldwork (visiting Geomun Oreum, Jeju Folklore & Natural Museum, etc, Jeju Island)
Aug 4 (Sun) Fieldwork (visiting KFRI (Korean Forest Research Institute) Hannam Research Forest, Olle Trail, etc, Jeju Island)
Aug 5 (Mon) Fieldwork (visiting Saemangeum Seawall Project, commemorative tree planting) (visiting Jeonju Hanok Village, etc, Jeonju)
Aug 6 (Tue) Fieldwork (visiting DMZ [Demilitarized Zone])
Aug 7 (Wed) Fieldwork (visiting Nanjido, World Cup Park, etc, Seoul)
Aug 8 (Thu) Results presentation and Closing ceremony (Korea University, Seoul)

  • 2013 Program
  • 2013 Program
  • 2013 Program
  • 2013 Program

2012 Program

Participants :
Tsinghua University (China), Waseda University (Japan), and Korea University (South Korea)
20 participants from each school

Aug 17 (Fri) Opening Ceremony (Waseda University, Tokyo)
Aug 18 (Sat) Field Work (Visiting Metropolitan Government Office in Tokyo) and (AEON Lake Town in Saitama Prefecture)
Aug 19 (Sun) Field Work (Tanohata Village, Iwate Prefecture)
Aug 20 (Mon) Field Work (Visiting the Chuson-ji and Motsu-ji Temples in Iwate Prefecture)
Aug 21 (Tue) Field Work (Visiting the Kifune Shrine and the Kinkakuji-Temple in Kyoto)
Aug 22 (Wed) Field Work (Visiting the Kuramadera-Temple in Kyoto)
Aug 23 (Thu) Achievement Presentation and Closing Ceremony at Waseda University, Tokyo

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