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Expert NameDr. Hiroshi Nawata
TitleAssistant Professor
Telephone 81-857-21-7283
Work Experience1. Studying pastoral systems in arid land, based on thirteen months fieldwork in the Red Sea coastal area, Eastern Sudan. 2. Studying application of indigenous knowledge for local development, based on three months fieldwork in the Asir Mountain and Red Sea coastal area, Saudi Arabia. 3. Studying women’s development, focusing on the issue of FGM (female genital mutilation) in Sudan.
QualificationsDoctor, Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University, 2003
Number of Publications20
Awards1. Encouragement Award of the Japanese Association for Arid Land Studies, 2003
Other Activities1. Japan International Cooperation Agency expert for The Joint Study Project on the Conservation of Juniper Woodlands in Saudi Arabia
Publications1. Hiroshi Nawata (2001) Coastal Resource Use by Camel Pastoralists, Nilo-Ethiopian Studies, 7, pp. 23-43 2. Hiroshi Nawata (2005) Historical Socio-economic Relationships between the Rashayda and the Beja in the Eastern Sudan, Senri Ethnological Studies, 69, pp. 1-26; 3. Hiroshi Nawata (2002) Empirical Knowledge on Palatability of Livestock for Halophytes and Glycophytes, Journal of Arid Land Studies, 12(1), pp. 13-26; 4. Hiroshi Nawata (2002) Camel Pastoralism Relying on Coastal Vegetation Journal of African Studies, 60, pp. 105-121; 5. Hiroshi Nawata (2005) Coastal Zones of the Arid Tropics and Pastoral Systems Asian and African Area Studies, 4(2), pp. 1-19.
DisciplineAnthropology and Sociology
Last updated12/08/2014 16:10:00

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