HOSAKA, Mitsuhiko

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HOSAKA, Mitsuhiko
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Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

specially appointed Professor, Nihon Fukushi University Faculty of Healthcare Management Department of Social Healthcare and Business
Apr 1995
Mar 2003
Faculty of Economics Faculty of Economics Department of Economics Professor
Apr 2003
Mar 2008
Graduate School of International Social Development Graduate School of International Social Development Professor
Apr 2012
Faculty of Healthcare Management Faculty of Healthcare Management Department of Social Healthcare and Business specially appointed Professor


Mar 1970
Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
Apr 1970
Mar 1973
The University of Tokyo
Oct 1977
Division of Engineering, The University of Tokyo

Published Papers

Settlement Planning through Linking People
PLA Notes   38 19-24   Jun 2000
Sharing local development experiences transnationally: networking in support of coomunity and local initiatives
Environment and Urbanization   5(1) 132-147   Apr 1993

Books etc

Grassroots Social Security in Asia: Mutual Aid, Microinsurance and Social Welfare
Routledge   Feb 2011   ISBN:978-0-415-49306-2
New directions for community participation
S.K.Ha, A.Hasan, H.D.Reboul, K.Shan (Part:Joint Work, A new scope for community participation.pp.77-82)
Unied Nations Centre for Human Settlements   Jul 1998   
Evictions in Japan
K. Fernandes (Part:Joint Work, pp.77-79)
City Press (Karachi)   1998   
Effective Participatory Urban Management
Einsiedel Bhatnagar Lohse Dijkgraaf Lohani (Part:Joint Work, Involving Communities)
CITYNET   Jun 1997   

Conference Activities & Talks

Housing rights and settlement development in Asia [Invited]
East Asia Conference on Housing Welfare   14 May 2015   The Seoul Institute
Community organization in Asia: A new context and viable trends [Invited]
International Seminar on Community Organization for Sustainable Welfare System   24 Oct 2012   Seoul Welfare Foundation
Reflections on housing rights movement in Asia
Asian Conference on Human Rights and Human Seciruty   Mar 2003   Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research Grants & Projects

Support and monitoring of reconstruction of tsunami-affected areas in Iwate and discriminated communities in Osaka
Asian Coalition for Community Action: 
Project Year: Jul 2013 - Mar 2014