Civil Society

The creation of sustainable societies is not just the work of national and local governments and industry, but also civil society. Some people may have had the impression that Japan's civil society was not so strong, but powerful and unique new activities and initiatives are emerging and spreading nationwide. This section offers information on trends in Japanese civil society which is also strengthening its cooperation globally.
 
Jul 31, 2017
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Six years have passed since the Great East Japan Earthquake of March 11, 2011....
 
Jul 27, 2017
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The JKSK Yui-Yui Project, an initiative to support people in Japan affected by...
 
Jul 12, 2017
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Tohoku Fukko Nikki (Tohoku Reconstruction Diary), a weekly feature in the Toky...
 
 
'Share Village' Project in Japan Aims for a Million 'Villagers' to Preserve Traditional 'Kominka' Folk Houses and Culture
Jun 18, 2017
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The "Share Village" project has been ongoing in Japan since 2015, with the aim ...
 
Earthquake Disaster an Opportunity for Global Empathy
Jun 7, 2017
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Tohoku Fukko Nikki (Tohoku Reconstruction Diary), a weekly column in the Tokyo...
 
 
The Zero-to-One Village Revitalization Movement in Chizu Town, Tottori Prefecture
May 31, 2017
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A Japanese town often mentioned as a municipality making innovative efforts to...
 
Returnees in Tohoku, Japan, still Suffering after Evacuation Order Lifted
Apr 3, 2017
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Tohoku Fukko Nikki (Tohoku Reconstruction Diary), a weekly feature in the Toky...
 
 
Investment to Help Disaster-affected Areas -- Initiative of Disaster Area Support Funds Initiative
Mar 24, 2017
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When you hear people talk about supporting areas stricken by earthquakes and o...
 
Sustainable Community Building by Residents: Kirari Yoshijima Network
Mar 12, 2017
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All 725 households in the Yoshijima District (with a population of about 2,500...
 
 
Oyako-Shokudo Also Satisfies People's Heart
Mar 7, 2017
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Tohoku Fukko Nikki (Tohoku Reconstruction Diary), a weekly feature in the Toky...
 
Shibaura Institute of Technology Establishes Community Development Center in Collaboration with Local Companies
Mar 5, 2017
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Shibaura Institute of Technology, a Japanese university based in Tokyo, announc...
 
 
Environmental Consciousness Needed in Japan's Reconstruction
Jan 29, 2017
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The JKSK Yui-Yui project, an initiative to support people in Japan affected by...
 
Citizen Science: How Anyone Can Be Involved in Solving Environmental and Social Issues
Jan 19, 2017
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There are various environmental and social issues, the solutions to which requ...
 
 
 

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