Publications

Read articles, letters, and reports authored by CEMiPoS.
Jul
26
Immigration and Refugee Policy: Ukrainian “Evacuees” in Japan

Immigration and Refugee Policy: Ukrainian “Evacuees” in Japan

Immigration in Japan is typically framed in economic terms and the word 移民(immigrant) is carefully avoided in public debates.
3 min read
May
25
Decolonizing Futures Published

Decolonizing Futures Published

I am happy to inform you of the publication of our book: Decolonizing Futures: Collaborations for New Indigenous Horizons. Four
1 min read
May
21
CEMiPoS Shares Critique of Upopoy in FOCUS

CEMiPoS Shares Critique of Upopoy in FOCUS

CEMiPoS was invited to write for March 2022 volume of FOCUS, a newsletter by the Asia-Pacific Human Rights Information Center
May
21
Survey on the Ainu Policy Promotion Act

Survey on the Ainu Policy Promotion Act

The Citizens' Alliance For The Examination of Ainu Policy conducted a survey of about 40 Ainu from Ainu Associations across
1 min read
Nov
13
Cycling to Cop26 – Report

Cycling to Cop26 – Report

On 31 October, I set off from Amsterdam to cycle to the 26th Conference of the Parties (Cop26) in Glasgow.
5 min read
Nov
05
Article on the Ainu Right to Traditional Salmon Fishing Published in IJGR

Article on the Ainu Right to Traditional Salmon Fishing Published in IJGR

Adjunct Professor of CEMiPoS Kamrul Hossain has published his article titled "Recognition of the Ainu as an Indigenous People in
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Sep
21
Acknowledgements, Foreword, and Introduction of Upcoming Book "Decolonizing Futures"

Acknowledgements, Foreword, and Introduction of Upcoming Book "Decolonizing Futures"

Introducing the first few sections of "Decolonizing Futures" to be published this Winter.
14 min read
Aug
30
Book Cover, Table of Contents, and Author Introductions for "Decolonizing Futures"

Book Cover, Table of Contents, and Author Introductions for "Decolonizing Futures"

Over the past two years, the CEMiPoS team has had the privilege of working with researchers and Indigenous scholars, activists,
7 min read
Aug
22
CEMiPoS Writes for Lausan on Japan's Colonial Legacy

CEMiPoS Writes for Lausan on Japan's Colonial Legacy

CEMiPoS researcher Meindert Boersma wrote an essay on the enduring legacy of colonialism in Japan. The Japanese state's Indigenous policies
1 min read
Jul
01
The Economist on the National Ainu Museum

The Economist on the National Ainu Museum

Earlier this summer, CEMiPoS Director Hiroshi Maruyama and researchers Masumi Tanaka and Mashiyat Zaman accompanied a journalist and translator from
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