下澤 嶽 教授写真


Director of Education and Research Center for Multicultural and Multilingual Communities, ERCMMC

  • Department of Intercultural Studies
  • Graduate School of Cultural Policy and Management

Research Keywords:
NPO, Fairtrade, CSR

Degrees M.A. (Sociology), Hitotsubashi University (2005)
B.A. (Economic), Aichi University (1981)
Selected Professional Experiences
  • Shapla Neer (1988-2003)
  • International Cooperation NGO Center (2006-2010)
  • Part-time Lecturer, Hosei University (2005-2010)
Research Fields Sociology, Civil Society, Humanitarian Activity
Major Publications
  • Kaihatu NGO to Partnership [Development NGOs and Partnership]: Commons, 2007 (in Japanese)
  • "The Development of Japanese fund-raising system through the experience of the Japanese Red Cross Society and the Community Chest": Shizuoka University of Art and Culture Bulletin. 2015. (in Japanese)
  • "Rakhine shu shimon iinkai teigen no kanhosei to kadai" [What is Rohingya?]. In KUSAKABE Naonori, ISHIKAWA Kazumasa eds. Akashi Shoten, pp.266-280. 2019. (in Japanese)
  • "Tabunkakyosei no ueni sita hana, Hamamatushi no Fairtrade movement" [Fairtrade Town]. In WATANABE Tatsuya eds. Shinhyoron Sha, pp.171-196. 2018. (in Japanese)
Academic Organizations Japan NPO Research Association
Peace Study Association of Japan


As an NGO staff member, I have been deeply involved in minority issues in India and Bangladesh. From now on, I would like to deeply learn and think about the role and potential of civil society in the global society.