Education symposium for the Japanese community

19 Mar 2017

Chihiro Thomson hosted an education symposium for the Japanese community on the topic of “Raising multilingual and multicultural children in Australia” at the Japan Foundation in Sydney.

The symposium featured Professor Hideyuki Taura of Ritsumeikan University and included panelists from UNSW (Sumiko Iida and Nagisa Fukui) and UTS. The afternoon event attracted about 100 members of the Japanese community in Sydney, Canberra and beyond, who are concerned about the well-being of and the education of the next generation.