(日本語) 体験入学会

体験入学会 体験入学会 アジア学院に興味のある方、有機農業や、草の根の国際協力活動の現場を見学したい方には特におすすめです。 1日目は、キャンパツアーをしながらアジア学院がどんな学校なのかを知っていただきます。アジア学院の学生たちと一緒に食卓を囲みランチの後、午後は学生の卒業プレゼンテーションを見学します。 夕方に農作業体験、それから夕飯。 2日目は、アジア学院の住民たちと一緒に朝のラジオ体操から始まり、農作業、朝ごはん。そして、毎朝チャペルで行われている朝の集いに参加していただきます。その後、入学オリエンテーション、お部屋の掃除をして解散となります。 食と命、持続可能性と平和など、多くのテーマをぎゅっと凝縮して、1泊2日で気軽に参加できるプログラムです。入学や長期ボランティアを検討中の方はもちろん、アジア学院に興味がある方はどなたでもご参加いただけます。 日時 第1回 9月20日(金) ~ 9月21日(土)<終了>第2回 12月2日(月)~ 12月3日(火) 10:30集合、翌日 12:00解散予定 集合場所 アジア学院 那須セミナーハウス (栃木県那須塩原市槻沢420-22) コンテンツ DAY1 10:30  集合・オリエンテーション11:00  キャンパスツアー12:30 ランチ(スタッフ、学生、ボランティアと一緒に食べるオーガニックミールです!)13:30 学生のプレゼンテーション見学16:00 夕方の農作業体験18:30  夕食 DAY2 06:30  ラジオ体操07:00  朝の農作業体験08:15  朝食09:30  朝の集い10:30  お部屋の清掃11:30  クロージング12:00 解散 参加費 宿泊の方 5,000円(プログラム・宿泊・食事3食・税込) お申込み メール、お電話で事前にお申込ください。 ※日本人学生希望 or 長期ボランティア希望の方には、別途オリエンテーションがありますので、お申し込み時にお伝えください。 ★キャンセルされる場合にはお手数ですが必ずご一報ください。★学内圃場には柵のない高低差のある場所がありますので、歩きやすい靴を着用ください。★未就学児のご参加の場合、必ず保護者同伴でお願い致します。 お申込み・お問合せ先 担当:佐藤ひろみメール: info@ari-edu.orgお電話: 0287-36-3111

The damage caused by Typhoon No. 19.

Due to this typhoon No. 19, landslides and river inundation occurred one after another in several places in Japan. We would like to express our condolences to those who have been victims of the disaster and pray for those who haven’t been found to be rescued as soon as possible. We would also like to extend our sincere condolences to those who have been injured, those who have been affected by the disaster, their families, and those concerned. In our school, we confirm the safety of all participants, staff and long-term volunteers and the situation in the facilities, and we can operate as usual. We would like to thank all … Read more…

HTC on Oct. 12 is canceled due to Typhoon 19. HTC will be held on Oct.13

HTC on October 12 (Sat.) has been canceled due to the Typhoon 19. HTC on October 13 (Sun.) will be held as planned. The events that were to be held on October 12 (Sat) were canceled after receiving confirmation that the Typhoon 19 is drawing closer to the Kanto region and is expected to hit on that day.  In addition to the cancelation of the Saturday activities, please be aware that there is still a possibility that the events on Sunday may be changed as well. For all those who have been looking forward to the HTC events, we appreciate your understanding and sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused. </p> … Read more…

Job Opportunities

The Asian Rural Institute (ARI) is seeking a qualified candidate to serve as regular staff members. ARI is an extraordinary and unique environment for you to work and develop your abilities and leadership. Job Opportunities: Admissions(1) Fundraising and Supporter Relations(1) Meal Service – FEAST(Food Education and Sustainable Table) (1) Program Coordinator – Admissions Section (1) Actively recruiting participants from rural communities whose activities, goals, and values align with the overall vision of ARI is critical for ARI to achieve its mission of building an environmentally healthy, just and peaceful world. To create a healthy, diverse and resilient learning community through ARI’s Rural Leaders Training Program, each year the Admissions Section … Read more…

ARI passed the domestic qualification of 2019 UNESCO/Japan ESD Award

ARI has been selected as one of the 2019 UNESCO / Japan ESD(Education for Sustainable Development) Award nominees in Japan. After this, at the international jury held in Paris in July, the final qualification will be made, with more than 50 organizations selected from all over the world. If we win the award, we will be the second winner in Japan. The following two points were highly appreciated by in the domestic examination.(Excerpt from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology UNESCO ESD Award presentation page: http://www.mext.go.jp/unesco/004/1415535.htm) This activity to nurture agricultural leaders who serve socially vulnerable people and to achieve a just, peaceful and sustainable society can … Read more…

Old Book Market

Old (used) Book Market at Nasu Seminar House at Asian Rural Institute. More than 10,000 books are displayed and prices are from 100YEN! We are open for 8 days including weekends, and the books are refilled all the time. The profit from this market will be utilized to support the rural leaders training. Date April 20 (sat.) – 27(sat.)  8 days 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Place Nasu Seminar House 420-22 Tsukinokizawa, Nasushiobara City Inquiry Att: Takashi Yamashita  0287-36-3111 / nsh@ari-edu.org We are collecting used books We collect used books ★ We welcome such books as picture books, art books, photo books, highly artistic photo books, and rare books, etc. … Read more…

47th Opening Ceremony

Please join us! This year at the ARI Opening Ceremony we will officially welcome 24 students and 2 graduate students from 15 countries throughout Asia and Africa. Date: April 13, 2019   starting at 1:30 PM Place: Koinonia Hall at Asian Rural Institute *We will have a tea party after the ceremony. The nearest station: Nasushiobara St. (JR Utsunomiya Line/ Tohoku Shinkansen) ARI bus will be departing from the station at 12:30 PM *If you would like to ride the bus, please contact us in advance.(0287-36-3111)