Research Activities

Research Activities at Research Center for Public/Private Partnership

Followings are examples of research activities currently conducted at the Research Center for PPP.

Public facilities and infrastructure management

The Center is conducting independent researches on public facilities/infrastructure management and privding supports to local governments for forumlating Comprehensive facility management plans and implementing the plans as contract researches.

Please click this link for more information.
(Note) Information of contract researches is also found in the page.

Projects responding to disasters

In response to catastrophic disasters such as Great East Japan Earthquake in 2011 and Kumamoto Earthquake in 2016, the Center has been conducting researches and providing information.
Some of the examples are:
Proposals for reconstruction using PPP;
Researches on Public-Public Partnership (logistic and administrative back-ups for local governments);
Useful web-links for the times of disasters; and
1000 days chronicle and what-to diary (will be published in Spring 2017) in disasters.

Please see this page for more information. 

Regional Development Support Program (Area Revitalization Support Program)

Upon requests from local governments, the Center conducts Regional Development Support Program, a field survey program to find solutions for regional economic revitalization/development, administrative reform and etc.

For more information, please see this page. If you are interested in Regional Development Support Program conducted outside of Japan, please visit the Asia PPP Institute's Web page.

Contract / sponsored researches

Along with contract researces from local governments, various contract research and research collaboration are being performed.

(Note) Pease visit "Public facilities/infrastructure management" about contract researches relating to management of public facilities/infrastructure.

Events and publications

Regional Development Advisory Program



PPP methods and administrative reform

Economic and urban developments Facility/infrastructure management Miscellaneous
PPP/PFIの導入可能性、新しい手法の適用可能性、特定の施設やプロジェクトへのPPP手法の検討などを行っています。 PPPや民間との連携による新たな経済開発、地域の活性化手法などを検討した研究です。 公共施設やインフラの実態把握、計画策定の支援などを行っています。 その他、PPPに関連する多様なトピックを扱っています。