Monday, March 16 decentralization, regional system of division symposium The last update date: March 16, 2015 On Monday, March 16, Governor Kabashima attended at "decentralization, regional system of division symposium in Kumamoto" and attended at panel discussion that featured the theme of "reproduction of community under population decline" as panelist. This symposium was held to deepen understanding about the issue of population decline and regional system of division, and person concerned with economic world and administration of each Kyushu prefecture, about 350 people including various places of citizen of the prefecture participated. After Keynote Speech of Yoshinori Hiroi (Professor Chiba University law and politics study of Confucianism part synthesis policy subject), opinion was exchanged about the way of policy for local construction and population decline conquest or the way of self-government in panel discussion. The governor "regional system of division is not subject of administrative reform such as administrative slimming. We stated, joint ownership of philosophy how maximized quantity of happiness of person who lived in Kyushu is important.