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Academic Exchange Between East Asia Study Center of University of Dhaka and China-ASEAN Research Institute (CARI) of Guangxi University of China

The East Asia Study Center of University of Dhaka has organized an Academic Exchange program with China-ASEAN Research Institute (CARI) of Guangxi University of China. The program took place in Conference Room of Department of Development Studies, Arts Building of University of Dhaka on 20 August 2017. It was well attended by faculty members of different departments of University of Dhaka and visiting scholars from Guangxi University of China.

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Professor Dr. Ling Ying, Director and Professor Dr. Fan Zuojun, Deputy Director of CARI of Guangxi University of China along with four other team members from the same university participated in the exchange program. The founder and director of the EASC Professor Dr. Delwar Hossain moderated the exchange program. Faculty members from Department of International Relations and Peace and Conflict Studies were present at the exchange program. Participants exchanged their views and opinions on a number of issues ranging on Bangladeshis’ perception on Chinese investments, infrastructural cooperation from China, Chinese involvement in global politics, OBOR and Maritime Silk Route initiatives, different issues on sub-regional cooperation, transboundary water sharing issues, China’s role in Rohingya refugee crisis etc.

Workshop on Concept of Human Rights and The Role of Youth

The East Asia Study Center (EASC) and Center for Human Rights Studies (CHRS) jointly organized a a two-day ‘Workshop on Concept of Human Rights and The Role of Youth’ in Bishwa Sahitya Kendra on 5 March 2016. The workshop was attended by students and youth activists from different public and private institutions of Dhaka. During the workshop participants had understanding about Human Rights Notion, its evolution, state obligations, Bill of Rights, Identifying human rights issues and active citizenship. The participants were awarded certificates at the end of the two-day workshop.

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Special talk on “From Regionalism to Globalism: China in Global Production Networks and the Infrastructure-exporting model? The Case Study of China’s Infrastructure Investment in Bangladesh”

The East Asia Study Center (EASC) organized a special talk on “From Regionalism to Globalism: China in Global Production Networks and the Infrastructure-exporting model? The Case Study of China’s Infrastructure Investment in Bangladesh” on 13 April 2016, Wednesday at Advanced Social Science Research Center, Lecture Theatre, Dhaka University. Professor Dr. He Baogang of Nanyang Technological University presented the key-note paper. The talk was moderated by Professor Dr. Delwar Hossain, Director of EASC. The talk was lively attended by faculty members and students of Dhaka University.

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Special Talk on Bangladesh-China Relations in an Era Globalization

Special Talk

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Bangladesh-China Relations in an Era of Globalization

Speaker: Dr. Chishin Change, Research Fellow, Center for Asia Policy, Taiwan

Date: 1 September 2015, Tuesday at 10:30-12:00

Venue: Lecture Theater, University of Dhaka

Moderator: Professor Dr. Delwar Hossain

Director, East Asia Study Center

Organized by

East Asia Study Center

The East Asia Study Center (EASC) partnered with the Department of International Relations

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The East Asia Study Center (EASC) partnered with the Department of International Relations, University of Dhaka and the Bangladesh Institute of Law and International Affairs (BILIA) to organize a National Seminar on “Maritime Security in the 21st Century: A Bangladesh Perspective” at the Special Seminar Room, Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban, University of Dhaka on 27 May 2014.

The East Asia Study Center (EASC) organized a workshop with students from Ferris University

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The East Asia Study Center (EASC) organized a workshop with students from Ferris University, Yokohama, Japan and University of Dhaka, Bangladesh to facilitate exchange of ideas and culture. A group of students from Ferris University met with a pre-selected number of students from Dhaka University on 28 February, 2013. The delegation of Japanese students was led by Professor Hirono AZUMA of Ferris University.

The East Asia Study Center conducted a project on Bangladesh-India Relations and Regionalism in South Asia

The East Asia Study Center conducted a project on Bangladesh-India Relations and Regionalism in South Asia: A Perspective from Political Elites in Bangladesh in the period of August 2013- February 2014. Notably, the research project was supported by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), New Delhi.