[Webinar] Notice of the 1st Red Wood Japan Webinar

This is an announcement of the webinar "1st Red Wood Japan Webinar" by NPO Red Wood Japan. This webinar will be held as an event related to the 8th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD).

Red Wood Japan focuses on medical activities in rural areas and urban slams in Africa, and in recent years, it has built medical facilities centered on Buruli ulcers in Côte d'Ivoire and Benin in West Africa. It is an organization that also supports activities.

8th TICAD Related Event: Working on Infectious Disease Control in the Center of Africa
~ Experience of measures against Ebola virus disease and COVID-19 in the Democratic Republic of the Congo ~

1. Overview of health care in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, JICA support projects, living and work practices

Mr. Kazunao Shibata (Director, Democratic Republic of the Congo Office, JICA)

2. Ebola, actual measures against COVID-19, utilization of learning at Nagasaki University

Professor Steve Auka (Director, Virus Research Division, National Institute of Biomedical Sciences (INRB), Democratic Republic of the Congo, Corona Countermeasures Multi-Sector Committee, Former National Ebola Virus Disease Countermeasures Multi-Sector Committee (Eastern Congolese Region, North Kivu, South Kib), Ituri Epidemic) Incident Manager, Director of Medical Biology, Kinshasa University School of Medicine)


  • Date: December 10th 19: 00-20: 30 Osaka, Sapporo, Tokyo
  • Webinar ID: 883 6991 2054
  • Webinar link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88369912054
    (No password required)
  • Languages used: Japanese, English (Japanese-English simultaneous interpretation available)
  • Participation fee: Free
  • Contact email address: redwood.gnw ★ gmail.com (Please change ★ to @ and send)
  • Organizer: NPO Red Wood Japan
  • Sponsored by: Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Democratic Republic of the Congo Office