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Shibata Akiho

シバタ アキホ | Shibata Akiho
Affiliation and department:
Job title: Professor
Other affiliations (1):
  • Kobe University Polar Cooperation Research Centre (PCRC)  Director
Research field  (1): International law
Research keywords  (3): International law relating to the Arctic ,  Antarctic Treaty System ,  International Law
Research theme for competitive and other funds  (17):
  • 2021 - 2026 Resilience of the Antarctic Treaty System under the Anthropocene
  • 2020 - 2025 北極域研究加速プロジェクト(ArCS II)
  • 2020 - 2023 南極のあるべき将来像:2025年日本開催会日にむけた総合的提案
  • 2020 - 2022 国際法規範の実施による北極資源の持続可能な利用の実現
  • 2018 - 2021 地球科学とグローバル政策のつなぎ方:Earth to Global Study
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Papers (56):
  • Timo Koivurova, Akiho Shibata. After Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in 2022: Can we still cooperate with Russia in the Arctic?. Polar Record. 2023. 59. e12
  • Alexander Sergunin, Akiho Shibata. Implementing the 2017 Arctic Science Cooperation Agreement: Challenges and Opportunities as regards Russia and Japan. The Yearbook of Polar Law Online. 2023. 14. 1. 45-75
  • Hiroto Kogo, Rena Takezoea, Taichi Inai, Akiho Shibata. Japanese Master’s Students Contributing to the Arctic Legal Studies through the 15th Polar Law Symposium. Current Developments in Arctic Law. 2022. 10. 87-90
  • Paul Arthur Berkman, Jenny Baeseman, Akiho Shibata. Arctic science diplomacy maintains Russia co-operation. Nature. 2022. 604. 7907. 625-625
  • Zia Madani, Akiho Shibata. The global Antarctic through humanities and social sciences perspectives: observations from Japan. The Polar Journal. 2022. 12. 1-3
MISC (41):
  • Akiho Shibata. Video recordings of Evan T. Bloom, United States Policy in the Arctic and Antarctic and the Future of International Governance in the Polar Regions. The 23rd PCRC International Law Seminar, Kobe, Japan. 2023. XX. 00-00
  • Akiho Shibata ed. Video recordings of Eyjólfur Guðmundsson, Timo Koivurova, Akiho Shibata, Comments on United States Policy in the Arctic and Antarctic and the Future of International Governance in the Polar Regions. The 23rd PCRC International Law Seminar, Kobe, Japan. https://www.youtube.com/embed/UhxORKPBySo. 2023. XX. 00-00
  • 柴田明穂. 動画:北極圏に暮らす人々と気候変動 〜北極圏の先住民族の暮らしと動物、自然〜. ArCS II分野横断公開講演会, オンライン. 2023. XX. 00-00
  • Akiho Shibata. Video recordings of Suzanne Lalonde, The Increasingly Entangled Arctic Continental Shelf Process. International Workshop “Arctic Ocean Governance and the Law of the Sea”, Online. 2023. XX. 00-00
  • Akiho Shibata. Video recordings of Donald Rothwell, Antarctic Treaty System in the 2020s: Old, New and Unexpected Challenges at +60. Kobe PCRC Antarctic Open Symposium Series 2022 The Future of Antarctic Cooperation and Global Geopolitical Challenges, Kobe, Japan. https://www.youtube.com/embed/qTWz-NO-Cto. 2022. XX. 00-00
Books (16):
  • The Yearbook of Polar Law, Vol.14
    Brill Nijhoff 2023 ISBN:9789004512962
  • (in Japanese only)
    Yushindo-Koubunsha 2022 ISBN:9784842040660
  • The Yearbook of Polar Law, Vol.13
    Brill Nijhoff 2022 ISBN:9789004509450
  • (in Japanese only)
    Toshindo 2022 ISBN:9784798917689
  • Basic Documents of International Law 2021
    TOSHINDO 2021
Lectures and oral presentations  (64):
  • Taking into account of Indigenous Knowledge under the CAO Fisheries Agreement: Lessons from 2022 ICC Protocols for Equitable and Ethical Engagement.
    (Seventh International Symosium on Arctic Research, Tokyo, Japan. 2023)
  • The Role of Science in the Central Arctic Ocean Fisheries Agreement.
    (Arctic Circle Japan Forum, Tokyo, Japan (Session: Arctic Science-Legal Diplomacies: Experiences from Recent Agreements) 2023)
  • The Central Arctic Ocean Agreement: Science, Indigenous Knowledge and the Rule of Law
    (Arctic Circle Japan Forum, Tokyo, Japan (Session: Knowledge-Based Cooperation and Trust-Building in the Arctic: The Central Arctic Ocean Fisheries Agreement (CAOFA)) 2023)
  • 北極科学協力協定:科学者と法学者の協働作業. 観測・研究活動を守るための国際交渉とは?
    (北極域と科学外交の未来づくり 極域科学と国際交渉入門, 神戸大学. 2022)
  • Looking towards 2026 ATCM (in Kobe?): Some homework to do.
Education (2):
  • - 1995 京都大学 大学院法学研究科(博士後期課程)退学
  • 1992 - 1993 New York University School of Law International Legal Studies
Professional career (2):
  • 修士(法学) (京都大学)
  • 法学修士 (ニューヨーク大学)
Committee career (8):
  • 2022/01 - 現在 Polar Journal (Taylor and Francis) Editorial Board Member (science-policy interface)
  • 2021/01 - 現在 Commentaries in International Environmental Law (Edgar Elgar) Co-Editor-in-Chief
  • 2020/01 - 現在 Yearbook of Polar Law (Brill) Co-Editor-in-Chief
  • 2019/12 - 現在 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan Examiner
  • 2018/09 - 現在 SCAR Standing Committee on Humanities and Social Sciences Steering Committee member
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Association Membership(s) (4):
Japanese Branch of International Law Association ,  American Society of International Law ,  世界法学会 ,  国際法学会
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