Registered to Positive Acton Portal


We are listed in the Postive Action Portal ! Positive Action (promotion of female’s active participation) is a project sponsored by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.It is volunteered and proactive initiative by each organization to fill existing gaps between male and female working people such as; ○     Few women are assigned to sales roles.○     Most director /manager positions are occupied by male workers. as this kind of issues often come from traditional male-female role recognition or similar sequence from the past.The University of Yamanashi is now registered to the “Positive Action Portal” with a case study as one of organizations which take initiative of Positive Action. Please visit…Continue reading

The award ceremony of gender equality activities was held.


As we have reported you already, the award ceremony of gender equality activities was held by Prefectural governor of Yamanashi at prefectural Literature Museum on 9th June.  Administrative Manager of Univ. of Yamanashi, Mr. Shinoda, was given the commendation certificate from Prefectural governor Yokouchi. [ The number of prize winners in 2013 ]Award for Personal: 4 peopleAward for Employers: 4 employersAward for Groups: 1 group

Awarded a prize on gender equality activities in 2013


We, University of Yamanashi, will be awarded a prize as an employer who positively works on gender equality activities in 2013.Prefectural governor of Yamanashi awards a prize to employers who work on gender equality activities and also are regarded as a model for others. We are really honored and would like to make further effort on it.

First meeting of Gender Equality in fiscal year 2013 was held.


First meeting of Gender Equality in fiscal year 2013 was held on 17th May. Director Kazama reported that our plan that supports female researchers was adopted by Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology as Supporting Activities for Female Researchers. Moreover, the setup of Support Office for Female Researchers, University of Yamanashi was reported.