Movie: “Kyoto University and Africa: Challenges of Fieldworkers”

What kind of research do Kyoto University’s researchers carry out in Africa? One thing they have in common is fieldwork.
Kyoto University Interdisciplinary Unit for African Studies has made a short movie, “Kyoto University and Africa: Challenges of Fieldworkers,” in collaboration with Kyoto University Research Administration Office. Tracing its history since 1958 when African studies in Japan started, the movie introduces a variety of research projects in Africa, which pursue to unveil the riddle of human evolution or contribute to society by utilizing African potentials.