Waseda signs comprehensive agreement with UNDP

A signing ceremony to conclude a comprehensive agreement between Waseda University and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) was held at the Grand Prince Hotel New Takanawa on December 14. At the ceremony, University Vice President Shuji Hashimoto and Tetsuo Kondo, Director of the UNDP Representation Office in Tokyo, signed the agreement in the presence of University President Kaoru Kamata and UNDP Administrator Helen Clark. This agreement will open internships at the UNDP Office in Tokyo to Waseda students, allow the University to hold joint seminars and symposiums with UNDP, and provide Waseda students with opportunities to learn about the roles of international organizations and deepen their understanding for international development.