Yamao Masahiro

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Yamao Masahiro
Hiroshima University
Ph.D. of Agriculture(HOKKAIDO UNIVERSITY), Master of Agriculture(HOKKAIDO UNIVERSITY)
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My research topics are concerned about coastal resource management in Southeast Asia, and fisheries and food trade. I am responsible for the curriculum course of food production management at the Faculty and the Graduate School. Recent special topics are to identify how to achieve food safety in the globalization of food industry. I attend consultant and council meetings as an expert, at national and provincial levels. My special task is to evaluate the technical cooperation projects implemented in developing countries.

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2002
*, "Professor, Graduate School of Biosphere Science, Hiroshima University"
Apr 1998
Mar 2001
*, "Professor, Faculty of Integrated Biological Science, Hiroshima University"


Apr 1979
Jan 1987
Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Hokkaido University

Published Papers

Achmad Zamroni, Masahiro Yamao
Vulnerability of Agriculture, Water and Fisheries to Climate Change: Toward Sustainable Adaptation Strategies   289-300   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Seaweed farming has been done by fishermen for many years and contributing to the local economy. This paper aims to analyze the sustainable coastal livelihoods in a coastal community in Indonesia.
Perception of Food Inspectors and Traders on Trans-boundary Food Control Measures of Myanmar
Wai Yee Lin, Masahiro Yamao
World Journal of Social Science   4(3) 162-170   Oct 2014   [Refereed]
Food control can be considered the assurance system for trade facilitation in exports and the line of defense for protecting consumer in imports. The food export trading sector in developing countries could benefit, if it can fulfill the requireme...
Cooperotive Movement Towards Fisherise Development in Southeast Asia
9(1) 1   Apr 1989   [Refereed]
Political Economy of Agricultural Cooperatives in Southeast Asia
South Pacific Study= Kagoshima University   14(1) 18   Apr 1993   [Refereed]
Cooperative Movement in Thailand : Towards the Establishment of Cooperatives Society Act in 1968
South Pacific Study= Kagoshima University   14(2) 28   Apr 1993   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

A Further Development of Inland Aquaculture: Toward Poverty Alleviation and Food Security in Rural Area [Invited]
Masahiro Yamao
INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON SMALL-SCALE FRESHWATER AQUACULTURE EXTENSION   Dec 2013   Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Network of Aquaculture Centers in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
Community-based Coastal Resource Management And Its Development Lessons Gained through Japanese Experiences [Invited]
Masahiro Yamao
ICA FIsheries Comittee   Feb 2007   ICA Fisheries Comittee