PARTNERS IN RESEARCH AND KNOWLEDGE

NEW KNOWLEGDE FOR APPLICATIONS IN THE NETHERLANDS

The LeidenAsiaCentre generates academic knowledge on modern Asia for societal applications in the Netherlands.

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DIVERSE SOCIETAL PARTNERS

Active cooperation with societal partners in knowledge sharing and the development of new and relevant research.


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CORE RESEARCH THEMES

Research and events take place within three core themes: ‘Europe and Asia‘, ‘People, Rights and Human Rights‘ and ‘Lifestyle and Culture‘.


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News

(Nederlands) Chinese women’s quiet rebellion 7 August 2017

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(Nederlands) Presentatie Onderzoeksrapporten in Beijing 15 June 2017

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(Nederlands) Noord-Koreaanse dwangarbeiders in de EU, Brussel doet niets 14 June 2017

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Launch Database North Korean Posters 13 June 2017

Korea specialist Koen de Ceuster has collected 1200 posters from North Korea, which will become available to the public on 15 June. The posters cover almost all of the history of the communist country and are therefore very valuable for researchers studying the closed-country.

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Aging Japan: mid-term symposium 1 June 2017

On May 22, the mid-term symposium for the Aging Japan project took place in Leiden. Several societal partners and exxperts in the field gathered to discuss the preliminary research findings and to give feedback.

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Events

China in Global Governance: Bridging Domestic Interests and Outward Actions Debate

23 August 2017 |  15:00 - 17:00

At this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos, Chinese president Xi Jinping made a forceful speech in defence of free trade. Some saw this speech as signalling Beijing’s desire to play a greater global role. But is China really aspiring for global leadership? What role does Beijing want to play in the international arena and what might be the implications of this for other nations?

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European China Law Studies 2017 Conference

24 August 2017 |  09:00 - 25 August 2017 |  15:30

On Thursday, 24 August and Friday, 25 August 2017, the European China Law Studies Association (ECLS) will host their yearly conference at Leiden University in cooperation with the LeidenAsiaCentre. During the two days of the conference, various talks will be held on law in China.

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