Eventos e Informações de Notícias

International Understanding Course Series

Multicultural Society and International Cuisine

Okaya International Center will hold a 2-part, 6-session International Understanding Course Series this coming June and July.

Part 1 - "Multicultural Society" 
For the first 3 sessions, we will talk about issues regarding non-Japanese nationals living in Japan. We have invited guest speakers from China, Brazil and Korea. Discussions will focus on how to live peacefully in a multicultural environment and how Japanese people can adjust to the growing number of foreign residents in the community. 
Date & Time: June 6, 13, 20, 2012 (Wed) 7:00pm to 8:15pm 
Venue: Room 7 (Dai-nana-kenshuu-shitsu), 3F Culture Center, Ilf Plaza

Date Instructor Country
June 6 Kim BongHee South Korea
June 13 Marta Jyoboji Brazil
June 20 Zhang Jinxia China


Part 2 - "International Cuisine" 
The last three sessions will showcase three food culture: Jewish-American, Indian and Filipino. 
Date & Time: July 4, 11, 18, 2012 (Wed) 7:00pm to 8:30pm 
Venue: Kitchen (Chori-shitsu), 3F Culture Center, Ilf Plaza

Date Instructor Country
July 4 Maya Katzir USA
July 11 Mervin Salazar Philippines
July 18 Richard Gomes India

Please bring your own apron during these dates.


Max. No. of Participants: 15 (You need to register on or before June 1, 2012 (Friday).) 
Fee: 5,000 yen

To sign up: Please contact the Okaya International Center with your name, address and telephone number on or before June 1st.