Minpaku Special Research Projects
Under the umbrella theme of “Contemporary Civilization and the Future of Humanity: Environment, Culture and Humans” Minpaku Special Research Projects are international joint researches implemented with a solution-focused approach to tackle urgent challenges facing our contemporary civilization.
To create an interactive, multilateral, multimedia database, the National Museum of Ethnology (“Minpaku”) is embarking on a series of international collaborative research projects based on its large and diverse collection of cultural resources.
Inter-University Research Projects
As an Inter-University Research Institute, Minpaku often carries out joint research projects with scholars from multiple disciplines and institutions.
Cultural Resource Research Projects/Cultural Resource Planning Projects
The goal of these projects is to systematize cultural resources at Minpaku and other related institutions and to make them available to the public.