Kochi University - Tara, a schooner for the planet

Kochi University

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Kochi University, located between the Shikoku Mountains and the Nankai Trough, offers education and research under the slogan From Regionality to Globality and from Globality to Regionality. Their research is centered around human society, the ocean, the environment and life science, providing benefits to regional communities including practical disaster risk management. They also aim at the promotion of academic exchanges, including multidisciplinary exchanges, within and across universities, especially among those in the Kuroshio Region.

Kochi University is a scientific partner of Tara Pacific Expedition (2016-2018).