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SEKINE Kae

 
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NameSEKINE Kae
e-mailkaesekindpc.agu.ac.jp
AffiliationAichi Gakuin University
DegreeMaster(Economics)(Kyoto University), Doctor(Economics)(Kyoto University)
Research funding number90612242

Research Interests

 
Geographical Indication , Family Farming , Political Economy , Rural Economics , Rural Sociology , Agribusiness

Research Areas

 
  • Agricultural science in society and economy / Agricultural science in management and economy / 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2018
 - 
Feb 2019
Visiting Fellow, Nutrition and Food System Division (ESN), Foof and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
 
Apr 2016
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Aichi Gakuin University
 
Apr 2014
 - 
Mar 2016
Lecturer, Faculty of Economics, Aichi Gakuin University
 
Apr 2011
 - 
Mar 2014
Assistant Professor, College of Economics, Rikkyo University College of Economics Department of Economic Policy Studies
 
Apr 2008
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Mar 2010
Research Fellow, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
 

Education

 
Apr 1999
 - 
Mar 2003
Sub-Tropical Agriculture Course, Faculty of Agriculture, Kochi University
 
Apr 2003
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Mar 2005
Graduate School, Division of Economics, Kyoto University
 
Apr 2005
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Mar 2011
Graduate School, Division of Economics, Kyoto University
 

Published Papers

 
The Grand Transformation of International Agri-food Policies and Our Roles
SEKINE Kae
Journal of Rural Economics   91(2) 221-224   Sep 2019   [Invited]
Roles and Challenges of Geographical Indications for Agri-food Products
SEKINE Kae
Linking Rural and Urban Societies   67(9) 26-34   Sep 2017   [Invited]
Resistance to and in the Neoliberal Agri-Food Regime: A Case of Natural Bananas Trade Between the Philippines and Japan
SEKINE Kae
The Journal of the Research Institute of Business   55(3) 15-33   Mar 2017
Family Farming and Development of Globalization in Agriculture and Food
SEKINE Kae
Co-operative Studies   35(1) 4-12   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Recovery of Agriculture from Northern Nagano Prefecture Earthquake
SEKINE Kae
Journal of Rural Economics   86(3) 216-224   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
The Earthquake Reconstruction Project in the Village of Sakae, Nagano Prefecture: From Contract Farming to Agri-food Processing
SEKINE Kae
The Chiiki Bunseki   53(1) 37-48   Sep 2014
Globalization of Fresh Fruit Markets and Local Reactions: A Case Study of Dole France
SEKINE Kae
The Aichi Gakuin Economic Review   2(1) 19-38   Sep 2014
Sekine Kae, Masaki Suguru, Uehara Satomi, Miyata Tsuyoshi and Ando Mitsuyosi
Pluriactivities of Large-sized Corporate Farms and Their Profitability   22-49   Mar 2012
Agri-Food Transnational Corporations and Local Agri-Food Sytems: Dole Food Company's Business in Japan and France
   Mar 2011
Kae Sekine & Shuji Hisano
International Journal of Sociology of Agriculture and Food   16(2) 70-89   Nov 2009   [Refereed]
Multinational Agribusiness Involvement in and Withdrawal from Regional Agriculture:A Case Study of Dole Japan's Fresh Vegetable Business
SEKINE Kae
Journal of the Rural Issues   (63) 1-12   Dec 2008   [Refereed]
Kae Sekine, Jean-Pierre Boutonnet and Shuji Hisano
The Kyoto Economic Review   77(1) 67-77   Jun 2008   [Refereed]
New Strategies of Agri-Food Transnational Corporations: Dole Food Company's and Green Capitalism
SEKINE Kae
Quarterly At   2007年(9月) 18-30   Sep 2007   [Invited]
A New Form of Multinational Agribusiness Involvement in Japanese Agriculture: A Case Study on Dole Japan's Fresh Vegetable Business
SEKINE Kae
The Journal of Political Economy and Economic History   (193) 16-30   Oct 2006   [Refereed]
Agri-Food Transnational Corporations' Businesses in Japan: A Case Study of Dole Food Company's Fresh Fruits and Vegetable Business
   Mar 2005   [Refereed]

Misc

 
The UN Decade of Family Farming and Transition toward Sustainable Society: Expectations for Cooperatives
SEKINE Kae
Journal of Cooperative Studies Quarterly Niji   (669) 85-92   Sep 2019   [Invited]
The Significance of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants and Challenges towards its Implementation
SEKINE Kae
The Journal of Japan Culture and Welfare Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives   (498) 42-45   Sep 2019   [Invited]
Opinion: Launch of the UN Decade of Family Farming
SEKINE Kae
The Japan Agricultural Newspaper      Jul 2019   [Invited]
The Dawn of Family Farming Platform Japan
SEKINE Kae
Monthly Review of Japan Agricultural Mutual Aid   71(7) 1-1   Jul 2019   [Invited]
How was the UN Decade of Family Farming Born? What's Next?
SEKINE Kae
The Journal of Japan Culture and Welfare Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives   (494) 52-56   May 2019   [Invited]
Grand Transformation of the International Agricultural Policies: The UN Decade of Family Farming and the UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants
SEKINE Kae
The Journal of Japan Culture and Welfare Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives   (492) 30-33   Mar 2019   [Invited]
Peasant of the World: Mr. Ucchio Donnaloia in Fasano, Pulia, Italy
SEKINE Kae
HALINA   (42) 3-3   Mar 2019   [Invited]
The UN Decade of Family Farming and the Declaration of Rights of Peasants: the Ways They Are Born and Their Significance in Japan
SEKINE Kae
Rounou no Nakama   (578) 18-21   May 2019   [Invited]
The UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants
SEKINE Kae
Japan Agricultural Mutual Aid Newspaper   1-1   Nov 2018   [Invited]
Guaranteeing Rights of Peasants is One of the Concrete Goals of the UN Decade of Family Farming
SEKINE Kae
Newspaper Peasant   1-1   Nov 2018   [Invited]
Family Farming in Italy
SEKINE Kae
Japan Agricultural Mutual Aid Newspaper   1-1   Sep 2018   [Invited]
What Agri-food Labeling Seeks
SEKINE Kae
Agricultural Mutual Aid Newspaper   1-1   Jul 2018   [Invited]
Growing Enthusiasm for Local Foods
SEKINE Kae
Nagoya Cochin Press   (26) 2-2   Jun 2018   [Invited]
The United Nations Decade of Family Farming: Reappraised Small and Family Farming and Challenges for Japanese Agriculture
SEKINE Kae
Monthly Review of Japan Agricultural Mutual Aid   70(6) 18-27   Jun 2018   [Invited]
Agroecology in Global Debates
Kae Sekine
Japan Agricultural Mutual Aid Newspaper   1-1   May 2018   [Invited]
The UN Decade of Family Farming and Potential of Small and Family Farming
SEKINE Kae
Rural Press   30(4) 44-47   Apr 2018   [Invited]
Foreword The Era of Handiwork
SEKINE Kae
Women Press (Fujin Tsushin)   (709) 2-3   Apr 2018   [Invited]
Book Review: Editorial Board of Soil and Life (Ed.). 2017. <I>Soil and Life: Organic Linkages between Food and Agriculture, Experiences in the Southern Japan, Kochi.</I> Kochi: Nonprofit Corporation Soil and Life.
SEKINE Kae
The Aichi Gakuin Economic Review   5(2) 39-43   Mar 2018
Establishing "Small and Family Farming Network Japan"
SEKINE Kae
Contemporary Agriculture   97(3) 346-349   Mar 2018   [Invited]
Seeking Policies in Support of Family Farming
SEKINE Kae
Japan Agricultural Mutual Aid Newspaper   1-1   Jan 2018   [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
The Japanese Association for Rural Studies      Dec 2017   [Invited]
The UN Decade of Family Farming to be Launched
SEKINE Kae
Soil and Health   (478) 17-17   Dec 2017   [Invited]
Foreword: The Decade of Family Farming to be Adopted in the UN
SEKINE Kae
Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperative Studies   (64) 1-1   Nov 2017   [Invited]
Small and Family Farming in the World and Japan
SEKINE Kae
HALINA   (38) 4-7   Nov 2017   [Invited]
A Crossroad of 'A Piece Land Farmer' and Small and Family Farming
SEKINE Kae
Shunju   (592) 1-3   Oct 2017   [Invited]
A Column for the Special Issue on Census Analysis: A Comparison between Agricultural Holdings in Japan and Abroad
NIIYAMA Yoko and SEKINE Kae
Agriculture and Economy   83(5) 96-98   May 2017   [Invited]
How to Read "Agriculture and Economy": Thinking about Young New Farmers
Seminar on Agricultural Economics, Aichi Gakuin University
Agriculture and Economy   83(3) 114-115   Mar 2017   [Invited]
Book Review: Eiichi Katsura (ed.). 2014. The Vegetables and Fruit Marketing: Theory and Strategies for Agricultural Cooperatives and Wholesale Markets. Showado: Kyoto.
SEKINE Kae
Agricultural Marketing Journal of Japan   25(3) 60-61   Dec 2016   [Invited]
A Review of the International Year of Pulses
SEKINE Kae
Journal of Foods   (550) 20-21   Dec 2016   [Invited]
International Year of Pulses and the Directions of Agriculture
SEKINE Kae
The Journal of Japan Culture and Welfare Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives   (462) 36-39   Sep 2016   [Invited]
Rural Studies Class from Fields: Family Farming and Agroecology
SEKINE Kae
The Japan Agricultural Newspaper      Jun 2016   [Invited]
Geographical Indications in the Trade Liberalization Era
SEKINE Kae
Agriculture and Economy   82(6) 86-87   Jun 2016   [Invited]
What are the Roles of Geographical Indication System in Japan?
SEKINE Kae
Agriculture and Economy   81(12) 62-70   Dec 2015   [Invited]
Book Review: Support for Farmers' Cooperatives- Final Report
SEKINE Kae
Agriculture and Economy   81(8) 115-115   Sep 2015   [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
The Japanese Association for Rural Studies (Website)      Jul 2015   [Invited]
Report on the Symposium "Path of Small Family Farming, Starting from International Year of Family Farming: Discussions with Researchers from CIRAD”
SEKINE Kae, Bosc Pierre-Marie, Sourisseau Jean-Michel, Yangchoon Kwak
2015 Annual Report of the Research Institute on Economics, Rikkyo University   7-19   Jun 2015
Intention to the 10th Anniversary of the Journal of Capital and Regions
SEKINE Kae
The Journal of Capital and Regions   (9・10合併) 88-89   Mar 2015   [Invited]
Interview Report: A Case of a Victim Farmer of March 2011 Disaster in Rikuzentakata City
SEKINE Kae
Iwate Farmers' College News   (107) 3-3   Jan 2015   [Invited]
International Year of Family Farming 3: Japan Aid for Developing Countries and Family Farming
SEKINE Kae
The Journal of Japan Culture and Welfare Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives   (440) 24-27   Nov 2014   [Invited]
A Comparison of Postures Towards Foods in Japan and in France
SEKINE Kae
Agriculture and Economy   80(10) 105-110   Nov 2014   [Invited]
Towards Agricultural Policies Revaluating and Promoting Small Family Farming
SEKINE Kae
Quarterly Small Business Journal   (121) 29-39   Oct 2014   [Invited]
Current Mountainous Areas Agriculture in France: Family Farming and Protected Geographical Indications
SEKINE Kae
Agriculture and Economy   80(8) 104-105   Sep 2014   [Invited]
International Year of Family Farming 2: Family Farming in Japan toward Alternatives
SEKINE Kae
The Journal of Japan Culture and Welfare Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives   (437) 34-38   Aug 2014   [Invited]
International Year of Family Farming 1: Revaluated Roles of Small Family Farming
SEKINE Kae
The Journal of Japan Culture and Welfare Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives   (436) 34-37   Jul 2014   [Invited]
Book Review: <I>From Recovery to Construction of Locally Circulating Society</I>, Norin Tokei Shuppan, 2013, by Shimizu, J. et al.
SEKINE Kae
Journal of Rural Economics   86(1) 40-42   Jun 2014   [Invited]
Family Farming Feeds the World
SEKINE Kae
Peasants   (70) 50-56   May 2014   [Invited]
Why now "International Year of Family Farming" ?
Sekine Kae
Contemporary Agriculture   93(2) 358-361   Feb 2014   [Invited]
Development of So-called the Sixth Industry in Sakae Village: From Contract Farming to Food Processing
Sekine Kae
Challenges to Recovery from 3.12 Earthquake and the Role of Statistics: Constructing New Sakae Villege with Solidarity   61-73   Mar 2013
Wholesale Market Strategies for Export: A Case Study on Rangis Wholesale Market in France
SEKINE Kae
Agriculture and Economy   78(12) 26-27   Dec 2012   [Invited]
Interview Report on FNSEA (Fédération Nationale des Syndicats d'Exploitants Agricoles)
SEKINE Kae
Report on Establishment of Professions on Food Safety and Hygiene: Roles and Staffs' Specialties in Interprofessional Organizations in France and the Netherlands   19-22   Oct 2012
Interview Report on Coop de France
SEKINE Kae
Report on Establishment of Professions on Food Safety and Hygiene: Roles and Staffs' Specialties in Interprofessional Organizations in France and the Netherlands   23-26   Oct 2012
Issues in Geographical Indications in Japan
SEKINE Kae
Vegetable Information   (99) 2-3   Jun 2012   [Invited]
Agri-Food Industries in Sakae Village: Between Aging and the Earthquake
SEKINE Kae
Beyond the Earthquake in March 12th with Solidary "Yui" Systems: Statistical Analysis of Sakae Village in Nagano Prefecture   79-85   Mar 2012
SEKINE Kae
Vegetable Information   95 40-45   Feb 2012
Research Trends in Rural Economics
SEKINE Kae
Agriculture and Economy   77(6) 108-111   May 2011   [Invited]
Book Review: Vegetables Issues in EU by Kazuko Mitsui
SEKINE Kae
Agriculture and Economy   75(7) 113-113   Jul 2009   [Invited]
Agricultural Census 2005: An Analysis of Agriculture and Rural Society in Kyoto Prefecture
Sekine Kae
Report of Kyoto Agriculture Conference   5(121) 1-109   May 2006
Dole Food Company's Strategies on Commodities and Investments
SEKINE Kae
72(5) 97-100   Apr 2006   [Invited]

Books etc

 
White Paper on Women 2019
Japan Federation of Women's Organizations(Ed.) (Part:Joint Work, The UN Decade of Family Farming and the Declaration of Peasant Rights from the Point of View of Women)
Holp Shuppan Publications, Ltd.   Aug 2019   
Geographical Indications and Global Agri-Food
Alessandro Bonanno, Kae Sekine, and Hart N. Feuer (Part:Joint Work, Introduction, The Impact of Geographical Indications on the Power Relations between Producers and Agri-Food Corporations: A Case of Powdered Green Tea "Matcha" in Japan, Conclusions)
Routledge   Jul 2019   
Reference Book on the UN Decade of Family Farming and Declaration of Peansant Rights
SEKINE Kae (Part:Joint Editor, Introduction, Chapter 1. The UN Decade of Family Farming and its Goals, Conclusion)
Nobunkyo   Mar 2019   
Co-translation: Connor J. Fitzmaurice, Brain J. Gareau. 2016. Organic Futures: Struggling for Sustainability on the Small Farm. Co-eitorial Supervision by Murata, Takeshi and Raymond, A, Jussaume Jr.
SEKINE Kae (Part:Joint Translation, Chapter 1 Making Sense of Organics: A Brief History and Chapter 2 Organic Hits the Mainstream)
Tsukuba Shobo   May 2018   
Bananas and Filipino Small-Scale Farmers: People-to-People Trade in Balangon Bananas and its Issues
SEKINE Kae (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 3. Development and Challenges of People-to-People Trade in Mindanao Island: A Case of Makilala Town, Cotabato)
Saitama University, Faculty of Liberal Arts, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences   Mar 2018   
Food System and Japanese Agriculture
Yoko NIIYAMA, Akiko KIYOHARA, Haruyo KUDO, Kae SEKINE and Yayoi KITO (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 2, 8, 14 and 15)
NHK Publishing   Mar 2018   ISBN:978-4-595-31887-0
Resistance to the Neoliberal Agri-Food Regime: A Critical Analysis
SEKINE Kae (Part:Joint Work, Geographical Indication and Resistance in Global Agri-Food: The Case of Miso in Japan)
Routledge   Jan 2018   ISBN:978-1-138-72337-5
White Paper on Women 2017: Human Rights for Women and Social Security in Japan and World
Japan Federation of Women's Organizations (Part:Joint Work, Current Situations of Women in Agricultural Sector)
Holp Shuppan Publications, Ltd.   Aug 2017   
Who controls Food and Agriculture? New Challenges for Social Movement, Democracy and Human Rights in a Global Era.
Institute of Global Concern, Sophia University Social Science Research Institute, International Christian University (Eds.) (Part:Contributor, Kae SEKINE. "New Directions Proposed by the UN:Small and Family Farming and Agroecology" pp. 50-54, "Panel Discussion" pp.83-128.)
Institute of Global Concern, Sophia University   Jul 2017   
Transnational Agribusinesses and Their Control Over Agriculture and Food
Mitsuyoshi ANDO and Katsunobu KITAHARA (Eds.) (Part:Contributor, Transnational Agribusinesses and Transformation of Japanese Agriculture: Neoliberal Reform and Resistances)
Akashi Publishing   Oct 2016   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Thinking about Transition towards Sustainable Society during the UN Decade of Family Farming [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Special Lecture of Shikoku-Island "Nouminren" Japanese Family Farmers' Movement   27 Oct 2019   Shikoku-Island "Nouminren" Japanese Family Farmers' Movement
New Wave Learning from the UN Decade of Family Farming: Towards Sustainable Society [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Commemorative Lecture for the 47th Assembly of Tokai Regional Research Institute of Autonomy   18 Oct 2019   Tokai Regional Research Institute of Autonomy
Global Action Plan for the UN Decade of Family Farming: Towards Japan's National Action Plan [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Lecture of Family Farming Platform Japan   10 Oct 2019   Family Farming Platform Japan
Book Review: Midori Hiraga. 2019. Political Economy of Botanical Oil. Kyoto: Showado. [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Research Meeting of Regional Economy   5 Oct 2019   Research Meeting of Regional Economy
Key Messages from the UN Decade of Family Farming: Transition towards a Sustainable Society [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
26th Seminar of the University of the Kagawa Association of Small Business Entrepreneurs   26 Sep 2019   The Kagawa Association of Small Business Entrepreneurs
Learning from the UN Decade of Family Farming: Present and Future of the World [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Love Farmers' Conference   31 Aug 2019   The Steering Committee of Love Farmers' Conference
The UN Decade of Family Farming and Activities in Japan: Toward Sustainable Agriculture and Fod [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
65th Japan Mothers' Conference   24 Aug 2019   Japan Mothers' Conference
Sustainable Life, Agricutlre and Food: Learning from the UN Decade of Family Farming
SEKINE Kae
Seminar on Sustainable Life, Agriculture and Food   22 Aug 2019   Preparative Committee for Family Farming Platform Wakayama
The UN Decade of Family Farming and Sustainable Agriculture and Food [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
BMW Technology Basic Seminar   20 Aug 2019   BMW Technology Association
Toward Sustainable Agriculture and Food: Learning from the UN Decade of Family Farming
SEKINE Kae
Lecture organized by Palsystem Consumers' Co-operative Union   6 Aug 2019   Palsystem Consumers' Co-operative Union
Toward Sustainable Agriculture and Food: UN Decade of Family Farming and Agroecology [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Special Lecture, Taiwan National Pingtung University of Science and Technology   3 Aug 2019   AINOU
The UN Decade of Family Farming toward Sustainable Agriculture and Food [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
The 49th Shiga University for Workers and Farmers   28 Jul 2019   Shiga University for Workers and Farmers
The Report on the 6th World Conference of Family Farming in Bilbao, Spain [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Commemorative Forum of the Establishment of the Family Farming Platform Japan   14 Jun 2019   the Family Farming Platform Japan
Video Message: The UN Decade of Family Farming and European School Feeding Programs Procuring Organic Agri-food Products [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
The International Symposium on Sustainable Agriculture from Shinshu   2 Jun 2019   Nagano Organic Agriculture Association, NAGANO Agriculture and Food Council etc.
The Significance and Potential of the UN Decade of Family Farming [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Thinking about the UN Decade of Family Farming and the UN Declaration of Rights of Peasants   25 May 2019   Japan Family Farmers Movement "NOUMINREN" and East and South-East Regions of La Via Campesina
The UN Decade of Family Farming and us: Towards Sustainable Agriculture and Food [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Seminar for the Committee of Short Circuit in Japanese Consumers' Co-operatives Union   9 May 2019   the Committee of Short Circuit in Japanese Consumers' Co-operatives Union
Analysis of the State of Existence of Japanese Agricultural Holdings Focusing on the Types of Enterprise and the Posession of Labor: 2010 Agricultural Census Reclassification Aggregation
NIIYAMA Yoko, YAMAGUCHI Michitoshi, SEKINE Kae
2019 Annual Conference of the Agricultural Economics Society of Japan   31 Mar 2019   The Agricultural Economics Society of Japan
Comments on the Annual Symposium: How Japan Face the Grand Transformation of International Agricultural Policies [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
2019 Annual Symposium of the Agricultural Economics Society of Japan on the Past 20 Years and the Next 20 Years of Agricultural Policies in Japan   30 Mar 2019   The Agricultural Economics Society of Japan
A Year in FAO as a Visiting Fellow: Research on Italian Agri-food Labeling Systems [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Japanese Association for Roma-based International Institutions   18 Feb 2019   Japanese Association for Roma-based International Institutions
Japanese Geographical Indications toward Sustainable Rural Development [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
FAO GIAHS GI Study Session   1 Feb 2019   FAO CBL GIAHS
Stakeholders along Value Chain of Geographical Indication Products [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Roundtable on Geographical Indications and Local Development   24 Jan 2019   FAO and World Food Law Institute of Howard University
Differentiating the layers of agri-food locality: The politics of Geographical Indications in Japanese high-grade beef [Invited]
FEUER Hart and SEKINE Kae
Symposium of the German Institute of Japanese Studies on "What is the “local”? Rethinking the politics of subnational spaces in Japan"   19 Oct 2018   the German Institute of Japanese Studies
Challenges of Geographical Indications for Sustainable Food Systems: Lessons from Japan
SEKINE Kae
The Seminar of Nutrition and Food System Division, FAO on "Status and Challenges of Geographical Indications for Sustainable Food Systems: Experiences from Cambodia and Japan"   25 Sep 2018   Nutrition and Food System Division, FAO
Ways in which Artisans of Miso Can Survive under the Geographical Indication System: Lessons from Japan
SEKINE Kae
6th Forum Origin, Diversity and Territory   19 Sep 2018   Forum Origin, Diversity and Territory
SEKINE Kae
Workshop on New Economics   8 Aug 2018   PARC
The Impact of Geographical Indications on the Power Relations between Producers and Agri-Food Corporations: A Case of Powdered Green Tea "Matcha"in Japan
SEKINE Kae
The 19th World Congress of Sociology   19 Jul 2018   The International Sociological Association
Comments on Washoku School Lunch Project and Food Education in Japan [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Seminar of Nutrition and Food System Division, The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   10 May 2018   Nutrition and Food System Division, The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
The UN Decade of Family Farming and Paradigm Shift of Agri-Food Policies: Potential of Small and Family Farming [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Symposium on "Rethinking Agriculture: Small and Family Farming and Japan   11 Mar 2018   Japan Organic Agriculture Association and Agri-Urban Council
Making Use of Geographical Indications inlobalizing Era: Cases from Aichi Prefecture, Japan [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
International Seminar for Branding and Marketing of Local Products   29 Jan 2018   JICA Chubu and JICE Chubu
Revisiting the Roles of Family Farming in the Context of Human Security [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Special Lecture on Human Security at Graduate School of Agricultural Science of Tohoku University   20 Dec 2017   
Keynote Speech: Rethinking about the Urban to Rural Exodus and Life with Agriculture in Okumikawa Region, Japan [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Forum: Rethinking about the Urban to Rural Exodus and Life with Agriculture in Okumikawa Region, Japan   18 Nov 2017   Co-organization of Research Institute for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperative Studies, Its Regional Center in Tokai, the Committee for the Forum
Changing International Scene Surrounding Small and Family Farming and Building Support Systems for Them [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
The 28th Seminar on Life and Democracy, Nagoya University, Japan   17 Oct 2017   
Rethinking about Contemporary Society via the Film "Bananas!" [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Talk Event on the Film "Bananas!" at the Festival of Aichi Gakuin University, Nagoya, Japan   15 Oct 2017   
Small and Family Farming in the World and Japan
SEKINE Kae
3rd Love Farmers Conference   2 Sep 2017   
Néolibéralisation de la politique agroalimentaire au Japon et contradictions des modèles agricoles [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Colloque International FORMAT / Métaprogramme GIoFoodS “Coexistence des modèles agricoles et alimentaires, un nouveau paradime du développement territorial ?”   28 Jun 2017   
The Structure of Agricultural Holdings in Contemporary Japan Analyzed by Types of Enterprise and Status of Labor: Basing on Agricultural Census 2010 [Invited]
NIIYAMA Yoko and SEKINE Kae
3rd International Workshop on Study of Family-run Farming "Comparative Analysis on Agricultural HOldings/Family Farming" in Kyoto University, Japan   16 Mar 2017   
Food Labelling and Local Resource Management: Instances from Asian Countries [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
International Seminar: Land Use and Natural Resource Management in Rural Areas (VetAgro Sup, Clermont-Ferrand, France)   7 Mar 2017   
Book Review: Kae SEKINE and Alessandro BONANNO (2016) The Contradictions of Neoliberal Agri-Food: Corporations, Resistance, and Disasters in Japan. West Virginia University Press. [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
The 22nd Seminar on Life and Democracy, Nagoya University, Japan   27 Feb 2017   
Keynote Speech: Desputed Points on Counter-Urbanization
SEKINE Kae
Symposium on "Counter-Urbanization and Life with Agriculture" Organized by the Tokai Region Branch Office, The Research Institute of Agricultural and Agricultural Cooperatives' Issues, at Aichi Gakuin University, Japan   27 Nov 2016   
Geographical Indication and Resistance in Global Agri-Food: The Case of Miso in Japan
SEKINE Kae and BONANNO Alessandro
IRSA 14th World Congress of Rural Sociology, Toronto, Canada   11 Aug 2016   
International Concerns about Family Farming and Agroecology [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
1st Meeting of Land Care Japan, at Nanzan University, Japan   31 Jul 2016   
Floristry Business in Owari Region [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Seminar of Tsushima City Citizens' University   11 Jun 2016   
Agroecology and Small-scale Agriculture in International Debates [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Seminar of Nagoya Enviromental University   4 Jun 2016   
Agriculture in Globalizing Society: Reflection on the Film "Bananas!*" [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Talk Event after the Film "Bananas!*" at Nagoya Cinematheque   2 Apr 2016   
New Directions Proposed by the UN:Small and Family Farming and Agroecology [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
The 35th International Symposium: Who Controls Food and Agriculture?New Challenges for Social Movements, Democracy and Human Rights in the Global Era   5 Dec 2015   Institute of Global Concern, Sophia University and The Social Science Research Institute, International Christian University
Why Family Farming and why now? Learning from the International Year of Family Farming
SEKINE Kae
Love Farmers Conference   5 Sep 2015   
Floristry Businesses: Features and Potential of Nagoya Region [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Lifelong Learning Center of Nagoya City and Regional Collaboration Center of Aichi Gakuin University's Seminar on Studies on Nagoya: Economy, Industries, and Corporations in Nagoya   7 Jul 2015   
Transnational Agribusinesses and Transformation of Japanese Agriculture: Neoliberal Reform and Resistances [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Spring Symposium of Political Economy & Economic History Society : Current Stage of Controlby Transnational Agribusinesses in Agriculture and Food. at Tokyo University   27 Jun 2015   
Tailoring Future with Balangon Bananas Trade of "People to People": A Case of Makilala Town in Cotabato Province, Philippines [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
Open Seminar of ATJ and APLA: How Far Can Balangon Bananas Trade of "People to People" Contribute to Producers' Autonomy? at Rikkyo University, Tokyo   20 Jun 2015   
Family Farming Feeds the World: Learning from the Discussion in the United Nations [Invited]
SEKINE Kae
The Spring Open Lectures on Contemporary Society at the Aichi Gakuin University   4 Jun 2015   

Teaching Experience

 
  • Land Use and Natural Resource Management in Rural Area (VetAgro Sup, Clermont-Ferrand, France)
  • Rural Economics (Aichi Gakuin University)
  • Advanced Seminar (Aichi Gakuin University)
  • English Reading Course (Aichi Gakuin University)
  • Introductive Seminar (Rikkyo University)

Association Memberships

 
THE JAPANESE SOCIETY OF ORGANIC AGRICULTURE SCIENCE , THE JAPANESE SOCIETY FOR CO-OPERATIVE STUDIES , International Sociology Association , International Rural Sociology Association , Asian Rural Sociology Association , THE AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS SOCIETY OF JAPAN , The Japanese Association for Rural Studies , The Agricultural Marketing Society of Japan , Rural Issues Association of Japan , The Association for Regional Agricultural and Forestry Economics , Political Economy and Economic History Society

Research Grants & Projects

 
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-for-Aid for Scientific Research A
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2023    Investigator(s): NIIYAMA Yoko
An International Comparative Analysis on Agri-food Labeling Systems: GI, GIAHS, and World Intangible Cultural Heritage
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI)
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): SEKINE Kae
The Potential of Geographical Indications as an Instrument for Regional Agricultural Development in Asia: A Comparison between Japan and Cambodia
Lotte Foundation: 
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Hart Feuer
Challenges in Production and Distribution of Bananas in the Philippines
Alter Trade Japan Inc.: Contract Research
Project Year: Jan 2014 - Jun 2015    Investigator(s): SEKINE Kae
Empirical Study on Production Structure and Price Formation of Chemical-Free Bananas for Japanese Market: A Case Study of Philippines Bananas
The Research Institute of Business Aichi Gakuin University: Individual Research Project
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): SEKINE Kae

Social Contribution

 
Food Forum 2019: Thinking of Sustainable Society in the UN Decade of Family Farming
[Panelist]  The National Steering Committee of Hometown Food and Japanese Food  NHK ETelevision  (Iino Hall, Tokyo)  16 Nov 2019 - 16 Nov 2019

Others

 
Jul 2018   The Chair of RC40 Session: The Role and Significance of Geographical Indication as a tool for the Development and Democratization of Agri-Food Organized by Alessandro Bonanno and Kae Sekine in ISA World Congress in Toronto, CA
Mar 2017   The Chair of an Oral Presentation Session at the Annual Meeting in Chiba University
Aug 2016   The Chair of RC40 Session: The New Frontier of Resistance in Global Agri-Food Organized by Alessandro Bonanno and Steven A. Wolf in the International Conference of IRSA in Toronto, CA