This research project is supported by two organizations.                              


  1. Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa (ILCAA), Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, as a joint research project (2010-2012): "Anthropology of Trans-area Migration in East/Southeast Asia: Culture, Ethnicity and Identity Within Cross-marriage/Cross-divorce Network."
  2. The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science as a Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A) entitled "Marriage/Divorce Migration Network in Asia" [No.232510006, Principal Investigator: Kayoko ISHII] (2011-2013).