Global Cooperation Institute for Sustainable Cities (GCI)

INTRODUCTION

Established in April 2011, the Global Cooperation Institute for Sustainable Cities (GCI) pursues its goal of addressing urban problems in partnerships with international organizations and academic institutions mainly located in Asia. It serves as the secretariat of the International Academic Consortium for Sustainable Cities (IACSC), an academic network created in 2009 under the initiative of Yokohama City University. The GCI tries to tackle global urban agendas through research activities in the following three areas; Environment, Urban Planning, and Public Health. The GCI also promotes student exchange activities with other IACSC member institutions, which are supported by YCU's International College of Arts and Sciences, and the School of Medicine.
ACCESS & CONTACT INFORMATION
22-2 Seto, Kanazawa-ku, Yokohama 236-0027 JAPAN
By Train
・ 5 minutes walk from Kanazawa-Hakkei station (on the Keikyu Line).
- Upon exiting the station gates, turn left and walk through the tunnel. Follow the main road after exiting the tunnel until you see a phone box and an ATM booth. The entrance to the campus is right past the ATM booth.
・ 7 minutes walk from Kanazawa-Hakkei station (on the Seaside Line).