16.3.2 Policy- and lawmakers outreach and education

            Policy- and lawmakers outreach and education

            NCKU provides programs and training to policy- and law-makers on relevant topics e.g. economics, law, climate change, social welfare, etc.

            Provide various conferences, workshops and forums to policy and lawmakers on important policy issues in Taiwan

            NCKU’s Department of Law has collaborated with governmental agencies in holding various conferences, workshops and forums which have provided policy and lawmakers with the training and knowledge they need to address critical policy issues in Taiwan. For example, on May 7, 2021, NCKU’s Department of Law worked with the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Ministry of Science and Technology to hold a conference on technology and legal systems for health and well-being of citizens of all ages. The conference focused on two main topics: health for all at all ages and artificial intelligence in healthcare. Experts from industry and academia were invited to share their valuable opinions and experiences from the perspectives of long-term care and wisdom for action and discussed how to promote the development of well-being technology in the face of population aging.

            Cultivate legal personnel for the society and the country

            NCKU’s Department of Law offers the highest quality of legal education and training in the southern region of Taiwan, which equips students with knowledge for their future careers as judicial officers and lawyers. In the past five years, 24 students have passed the National Judicial Examination to serve as judges and prosecutors and 143 students have passed the Bar Examination which certifies them as legal attorneys. Furthermore, the graduate program in NCKU’s Department of Law offers master’s and doctoral degrees, which has attracted many working legal professionals to pursue an advanced degree and receive more training.

            Link 1: Provide various conferences, workshops and forums to policy and lawmakers on important policy issues in Taiwan

            Link 2: Cultivate legal personnel for the society and the country

            Link 3: NCKU Law Department Legal Service Agency