Japan launches COVID-19 vaccinations as Olympics approach

The country has been slow to launch vaccinations against the coronavirus, starting its program later than around 80 other countries as Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga faces criticism of a sluggish pandemic response.

Banning and eliminating nuclear weapons is an urgent priority

Ever since the first atomic bombs were used against Hiroshima and Nagasaki, we have known that health professionals and relief workers would be unable to mount any meaningful response to the consequences of a nuclear conflict.
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Has Japan learned anything from 2011 disaster?

It has been five years since that day when the Pacific Ocean…

Japan’s fledgling global voice

It is well known that Japan does not have a strong voice…