Study tours in Kyushu
We are providing the Study tours in Kitakyushu and Nagasaki from the viewpoint
SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals), otherwise known as the Global Goals, are
a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people
enjoy peace and prosperity and which is a collection of 17 Global Goals.
The Goals to be achieved vary by country and region and the solutions and difficulty
to reach the Goals also differ. Kitakyushu and Nagasaki are the best places of SDGs.
Because the histories, current environmental leadership and further plans of those
areas are related to all 17 Goals, therefore the solutions for each participant can
What to learn
Solid waste management & Recycling / Kitakyushu-city
Kitakyushu-city is the advanced city of Solid waste management
in Japan. Comprehensive solid waste management system can
be learned from waste colleting procedure at household to the
final stage of waste treatment such as incineration, landfill and
Low Carbon Society / Kitakyushu-city
The city is promoting the Low Carbon Society in Asia while taking
leadership as the Environmental Future city. The new generation
technologies and the activities cooperated with Citizen to achieve
Low Carbon Society can be learned.
Industrial modernization & KAIZEN strategy / Kitakyushu-city
Japanese industry at the end of 19th century was 200 years behind.
Since Japan’s modern Steel Industry operation commenced in 1901
in Kitakyushu, Japan became the world’s leading industrialized
country in only 100 years. There is the KAIZEN strategy in the
background to Japan becoming an industrialized country at a
UNSCO World Herigate / Japan’s Meiji Industrial Revolution
Steel Industry Heritages in Kitakyushu-city and Ship building and Coal Industry Heritages in
Nagasaki ; those Heritages show the history of Japan’s Industrial modernization.
The unique testimony to the tradition of people and their communities who secretly
transmitted their faith in Christianity while surviving in the midst of the conventional
society and its religions during the time of prohibition.
World peace learning / Nagasaki
Disastrous War must not be repeated. The Atomic bomb exploded
in Nagasaki at 11:02 a.m. on August 9, 1945.
Let us swear World Peace in Nagasaki.
Architecture and construction design / Kitakyushu-city and Fukuoka-prefecture
There are a lot of unique construction designed by renowned architects
and civil engineers, that were constructed beginning of Japan’s Industrial
modernization. The design philosophy of designers focused on the
future can be learned.
Geography is a field of science devoted to the study of the lands, features,
inhabitants, and phenomena of Earth. Kitakyushu has unique geographical
features, therefore Earth and its human and natural complexities and also
how they have changed and come to be can be learned.