JAPAN

Live in “Muen-Society”

“Man is by nature a political animal.” This is a well-known quote by Aristotle. People cannot live alone. “Muen-Society,” which is the theme of our report, refers to the contemporary Japanese society in which human relationships have diminished because of weakening…

Future of Aging Society

An aging society is one of the most serious problems Japan faces today.  According to the data in the “Aging Society White Paper” (2011), the population of elderly people in Japan, as of October 1, 2010, reached a record 29.5…

Being Victim of Nuclear Disaster

  Eight months have passed since the disastrous accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, but radiation continues to leak and threaten the life of children there and in surrounding prefectures.  Some people go out wearing a mask with…