JSIE(Japan Institute for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship)は、社会の閉塞感を打ち破る大きな原動力となりうる女性や若者の活躍の場を広げ、一人ひとりがリーダーシップをとり、力を発揮し行動することによって、誰もが自分らしい生き方のできる社会の実現を目指します。

JSIE awarded Grant

JSIE was awarded grant from Japan-United States Friendship Commission and United States-Japan Foundation for 2017-2018 activities in promoting women empowerment and network-community-building. JSIE is committed to making progress to our mission. We all are grateful for generous support.

12th Washington Women’s Dialogue

X About Washington Women's Dialogue There are numerous social challenges to overcome in order to achieve a society where women can actively and inclusively participate in. To achieve this goal, JSIE was founded particularly in order to develop and expand Asian women’s presence in global leadership roles in business, government, political, and social activities. It holds “Washington Women’s Dialogue” (WWD), co-hosted by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation, featuring prominent role models in various sectors, who share their life experience. WWD offers opportunities to frankly discuss various issues on social and international challenges and learn how to overcome such challenges. At the 12th WWD, we welcomed Ms. Yuka Hayashi and…

Global Peer Professional Clip

Here are Global Peer Professional members from various parts of the world. We are going to periodically update our member clips. Moeko from DC アジアの経済情報を伝える英文メディア Nikkei Asian Review の立ち上げ後、アジアとアメリカを中心に各国でのマーケティング戦略立案・実行に携わってきました。東京からワシントンDCに拠点を移してからは、仕事の傍ら大学院にて博物館学(アートマネジメント)を専攻しています。アートを通じた教育に関心があり、スミソニアンのアジアン美術館フリーア・サックラーの教育部門にも勤務しています。LGBTQも障がい者も関係ない、インクルージョン社会を実現するためのミュージアムの役割が議論されており日米比較を含めた研究を進めています。女性のリーダーシップ、アート全般、教育など気軽にお話できれば嬉しいです! Melanie from London I am a strategist, social and experience designer. Together with communities, not-for-profits, public managers and policymakers, I use design and innovation methodologies to unlock knowledge, re-frame issues and co-design human-centered services, experiences, and programs. I have spent 15 years working in a wide variety of both public and private sector industries in London, Sydney and Tokyo, and have a broad commercial experience with global brands and consultancies. I am currently advising how Governments may transform how their organisation’s approach to social issues, and…

WISE Fellow Clip

WISE2019 Fellow Lila Klopfenstein JSIE’s 2019 Beppu WISE program on Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship was one of the most challenging, but productive programs I’ve ever attended. The program brought together hopeful entrepreneurs from different backgrounds to design innovative and sustainable business plans. Incredible mentors with real-world experience helped us harness our ideas into actionable plans. The program opened my eyes to the potential that social innovation has to make positive change in the world. Thanks to the program’s mentors I was given an invaluable set of tools to implement my business ideas. Thanks to the other participants I am motivated and inspired to solve societal issues through collaboration and innovation.…

JSIE partners with WIT

JSIE partners with World in Tohoku (WIT). WIT empowers social entrepreneurs to become global citizens of  Change-Making Communities ™ WIT conducts programs, including Cross-Border Learning Journey, where you can spend a week in Japan working with other US and Japanese leaders to solve challenges and problems of local people in Tohoku. WIT programs

GPMN User’s Guide

This is a GPMN User’s Guide for both Global Peer Professional and Global Peer Youth. If you have any questions, please tell us at gpmn@jsie.net, we will update items as we go. GPMN Registration ・Please upload your photo — it makes us feel comfortable asking you advice. ・You can input the text either in English and/or Japanese. ・Occupation or affiliated organization/company ・Location is your city/country so that we know which timezone you are living. ・For Spoken Language, please choose mentoring language (English, Japanese, or both). With this information, English speaker is matched with another English speaker. ・Everyone can set a max time per month on their dashboard to ‘give’, 2…

11th Washington Women’s Dialogue

X About Washington Women's Dialogue There are numerous social challenges to overcome in order to achieve a society where women can actively and inclusively participate in. To achieve this goal, JSIE was founded particularly in order to develop and expand Asian women’s presence in global leadership roles in business, government, political, and social activities. It holds “Washington Women’s Dialogue” (WWD), co-hosted by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation, featuring prominent role models in various sectors, who share their life experience. WWD offers opportunities to frankly discuss various issues on social and international challenges and learn how to overcome such challenges. At the 11th WWD, we welcomed Dr. Naoko Takebe and…

2017 Summer Program

3rd WISE Summer Program SDGs: Leadership x Communication x Global “Shaping Passion & Ideas into plans” Co-sponsored by Google Japan and Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies (ICAS) Temple University Japan Supported by American Chamber of Commerce Japan (ACCJ) and HGPI JSIE supports fostering global talent, and offers global networking opportunities for young professionals, with an emphasis on helping women and minorities realize their greatest potential. Women’s Initiative for Sustainable Empowerment (WISE) summer program is to provide opportunities to shape our life mission and work toward social challenges. Purpose of WISE Summer Program 2017 WISE Summer Program aims to shape ideas into actionable project plans. We all know that challenges we face everyday are closely connected…

10th Washington Women’s Dialogue

X About Washington Women's Dialogue There are numerous social challenges to overcome in order to achieve a society where women can actively and inclusively participate in. To achieve this goal, JSIE was founded particularly in order to develop and expand Asian women’s presence in global leadership roles in business, government, political, and social activities. It holds “Washington Women’s Dialogue” (WWD), co-hosted by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation, featuring prominent female role models in various sectors, who share their life experience. WWD offers opportunities to frankly discuss various issues on social and international challenges and learn how to overcome such challenges. At the 10th WWD, we welcomed Ms. Nobuko Sasae…