Kenjiro FUJITA

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Kenjiro FUJITA
Norinchukin Research Institute
Job title
Ph.D.(Sociology, University of Tokyo)


・ Cross-sectoral Coalition between Government and NGOs in Environmental Policy Process
・ Advocacy Activities of NGOs for Biodiversity Policy

・ Agricultural Cooperatives, Credit Business
・ Cooperative Association for Sustenability of Local Community

Research Areas



Apr 2013
Mar 2017
Department of Sociology, Doctor's Course, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo
Apr 2011
Mar 2013
Department of Sociology, Master's Course, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo
Apr 2007
Mar 2011
Department of Sociology, Faculty of Letters, The University of Tokyo

Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2018
Norinchukin Research Institute
Apr 2017
Mar 2018
Senior Researcher, Kinugasa Research Organization, Ristumeikan University
Apr 2013
Mar 2016
Research Fellow-DC1, Japan Society of the Promotion of Science

Published Papers

Coalition between Environmental NGOs and the Government in Advocacy: Comparative Analysis of the Biodiversity
Kenjiro FUJITA
The Nonprofit Review   17(2) 101-112   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Coalition Strategies and Outcomes of an NGO Network Organization for Advocacy over the Convention on Biological Diversity
Kenjiro FUJITA
The Annual Review of Sociology   29 21-32   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Path Dependence in Environmental Conservation Claims-making: A Case Study of the Controversy around the Largemouth Bass Problem in Japan
Kenjiro FUJITA
Japanese Journal for Science, Technology & Society   24 57-83   Jun 2015   [Refereed]
Fujita, Kenjiro, Kyoko Tominaga, and Shun Harada
Sociologos Review of Books   10 1-26   Dec 2014   [Refereed]

Books etc

Sociology of Environmental Governance and NGOs: Partnership for Biodiversity Policy
Kenjiro FUJITA
Nakanishiya   Mar 2019   

Conference Activities & Talks

Comparative Analysis of Cross-Sectoral Coalitions between Environmental NGOs and Government for Advocacy toward the Convention on Biological Diversity
Kenjiro FUJITA
Taiwanese Sociological Association 2016 Annual Meeting   27 Nov 2016   
Movement Coalitions for Policy Proposals to Global Environmental Issues
Kenjiro FUJITA
Society for the Study of Social Problems 65th Annual Meeting   22 Aug 2015   
Coalition among Heterogeneous NGOs in the Japanese Biodiversity Policy Arena
Kenjiro FUJITA
Society for the Study of Social Problems 64th Annual Meeting   16 Aug 2014   
Coalition-Building Process Between Socially Heterogeneous Organizations in Japanese Biodiversity Movements
Kenjiro FUJITA
International Sociological Association XVIII World Congress of Sociology   17 Jul 2014   

Research Grants & Projects

Ritsumeikan University: Research Promotion Program for Acquiring Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI)
Project Year: Oct 2017 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Kenjiro FUJITA
Ristumeiakan Unicersity: International Institute of Language and Culture
Project Year: Jun 2017 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Kenjiro FUJITA


Jun 2015   Advanced Social Researcher, Japanese Association for Social Research