YONEKAWA Masako

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Name
YONEKAWA Masako
E-mail
yonekawarikkyo.ac.jp
Affiliation
Rikkyo University
Section
Graduate School of Social Design Studies
Job title
Special Project Research Fellow
Degree
MSc(University of Cape Town)
Research funding number
80626474
Twitter ID
Masako1884

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2016
 - 
Today
Special Project Research Fellow, Graduate School of Social Design Studies, Rikkyo University
 
Nov 2012
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Mar 2017
Specially Appointed Associate Professor, Graduate School of Social Design Studies Field of Study: Business Administration in Network and Social Organization, RIKKYO UNIVERSITY
 
Nov 2009
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May 2012
Specially Appointed Associate Professor, Faculty of International Studies, Utsunomiya University
 
Oct 2008
 - 
Oct 2009
Special Adviser, Department of Africa, JICA
 
Mar 2007
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Jul 2008
Head of Field Office, Field Office, Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
 

Education

 
 
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Jun 2009
Graduate School, Division of International Relations, University of Cape Town, South Africa
 

Committee Memberships

 
Sep 2016
 - 
Today
Japan Association for United Nations Studies  Council member
 
Jan 2016
 - 
Today
Peace Studies Association of Japan  Council member
 
Jan 2016
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Dec 2017
Peace Studies Association of Japan  Chairperson, Public Relations Committee
 

Published Papers

 
‘Political and Military (Mis)Use of Humanitarian Action and Aid: Since the End of the Cold War and the Onset of “the War on Terror”’
YONEKAWA Masako
African Studies Monograph, Supplementary Issue   53 85-101   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
A Critical Analysis of South African Peacemaking
Masako Yonekawa
   Jun 2009
The Great Lakes region, where conflict resolution and peace operations have been a challenge for 40 years, has been the site of continuous conflicts in the 1960s and 1990s. Despite South Africa’s enormous contribution as a peacemaker in the regi...
Masako Yonekaw, Virgil Hawkins
Southern African Peace and Security Studies   1(1) 77-83   Oct 2012
David Fuamba, Masako Yonekawa, Annette Seegers
Politikon: South African Journal of Political Studies   40(2) 319-338   Feb 2013   [Refereed]
「なぜコンゴ民主共和国東部の治安が回復しないのか?―コンゴとルワンダの安全保障の意図と国連の中立性の問題―」
米川正子
『国際安全保障』   41(4) 66-84   Mar 2014   [Refereed][Invited]

Misc

 
My Journey into the Worst Place on EArth to be a Woman
   Feb 2013   [Invited]

Books etc

 
Développement économique et sécurité en République démocratique du Congo
YONEKAWA Masako (Part:Joint Work, ‘Le caractère défectueux et prolongé des conflits contemporains et processus de pacification : une analyse du phénomène de « gâcheur » en République Démocratique du Congo’)
L'Harmattan   Dec 2018   
Masako Yonekawa
Chikuma Shinsho   Feb 2017   ISBN:978-4-480-06947-4
Shawn Gonzalles, Masako Yonekawa et al (Part:Joint Work, ‘The Prolonged and Flawed Nature of Contemporary Conflict and Peace Processes: “Spoiler” Phenomenon in the DR Congo’,)
NOVA Science Publisher   Apr 2016   ISBN:978-1-63484-688-2
This paper explores the nature of contemporary conflict and of peace process in association with “spoilers,” whereby certain parties seek to maintain the hostilities especially for economic objective. In mineral-rich eastern Democratic Republic of...
Joseph Sebarenzi, Laura Ann Mullane, Masako Yonekawa
Rikkyo Press, Yuhikaku   Mar 2015   
A Critical Analysis of South African Peacemaking: How can another deadly conflict in the African Great Lakes region be prevented in the future?
Masako Yonekawa
Lambert Academic Publishing   May 2011   ISBN:978-3-8443-9648-5
Despite South Africa's enormous contribution as a peacemaker in the African Great Lakes region since 1996, the situation in eastern DR Congo remains fragile. How can another potentially deadly conflict in the Great Lakes region be prevented in the...

Conference Activities & Talks

 
‘Rwandan Government’ Motives to Repatriate Refugees and Their “Self-Protection”’
YONEKAWA Masako
Peace Studies Associaiton of Japan   28 Oct 2018   
‘A Critical Analysis of Repatriation and Cessation of Post-Genocide Rwandan Refugees’ Status: Myths and Realities of Repatriation of Rwandan Refugees’
YONEKAWA Masako
South African Association of Political Studies   2 Oct 2018   
‘Implication de l'insécurité des réfugiés: effets des réfugiés rwandais sur le développement durable de la RDC’
YONEKAWA Masako
Colloque Internationale du Cercle des Economistes Congolais   29 Sep 2018   
‘Re-examining the Responsibility of the States’ and the UNHCR’s for Refugee Protection and Repatriation: A Case Study of Present-Day Rwandan Refugees’
YONEKAWA Masako
International Humanitarian Studies Association   27 Aug 2018   
How to protect lives of forcefully displaced persons?: Challenges of refugees, internally displaced persons and migrants
YONEKAWA Masako
Japan Association for African Studies   27 May 2018   
Myths and Realities on the Repatriation of Rwandan Refugees
YONEKAWA Masako
Japan Association for African Studies   26 May 2018   
‘Human Rights Violations in the DRC/Rwanda and International Dimension of Refugee Flow’
YONEKAWA Masako
Afro-Asian Studies Initiative   Apr 2018   
‘Le Caractere Defecuteux et Prolonge des Conflits Contemporains et Processus de Pacification: phenomene "gacher" en RDC’
YONEKAWA Masako
Colloque Internationale du Cercle des Economistes Congolais   5 Nov 2017   
Examining cessation clause of refugee status: a case study of Rwanda'
YONEKAWA Masako
Japan Association for African Studies   20 May 2017   
‘The Nature of the “Permanent” Complex Emergencies in Rwanda and DR Congo, and UNHCR’s Contradictory Role’
Masako Yonekawa
World Conference on Humanitarian Studies   5 Mar 2016   
Political Implications of Humanitarian Actions in Conflict-Related Situations ―What can Japan Learn?―’
Masako Yonekawa
The 14th East Asian Seminar on the UN System   12 Dec 2014   
Spoilers and Neighbouring States for Peace Implementation―Why Peacekeepers Failed to Protect Civilians in Eastern DR Congo―
Masako Yonekawa
International Peace Research Association   10 Aug 2014   
‘Protracted Refugee Situations and Security Implications―Case Study of Rwandan Refugees―
Filip Reyntjens 他
日本平和学会2014年春季研究集会部会 神奈川大学   21 Jun 2014   
ルワンダ『政治難民』に対する攻撃:難民の帰還の権利を実現するために、国際社会がすべきこと」
米川正子
日本アフリカ学会第51回学術大会    24 May 2014   
UNPKO's First Use of Intervention Brigade and UAS(unmanned aerial system)-Will it Help to Protect Civilians in Eastern DRC?-
Japan Association for African Studies   25 May 2013   Japan Association for African Studies
ICC's Activities and Lubanga Incident from DRC Conflict Zone
The International Human Rights Law Association   Nov 2012   
“Failure of the Mandate by Peacekeepers in Eastern DR Congo -Protection of Civilians or War Criminals?-
米川正子
International Peace Research Association   Nov 2012   
Dilemma between Peace and Justice: Relationship of Impunity and Election in DRC
Japan Associaiton for African Studies   May 2012   
’Ethics in International Development-How to Strengthen the Peace Process for Sustainable Development: Focus on Human Rights and Intervention’ [Invited]
Masako Yonekawa
Harvard Project for Asian and International Relations 2011 Asia Conference   19 Aug 2011   
「ルワンダ現政権(RPF)による人権侵害:なぜ不処罰が続くのか」
米川正子
日本アフリカ学会第48回学術大会   May 2011   日本アフリカ学会

Social Contribution

 
Association on Sexual Violence and Conflict in the DR Congo
[Advisor, Planner, Organizing Member, Report writing, Contribution, Others]  Mar 2016 - Today