Japan government

Japan announces easing of virus emergency ahead of Olympics

Holding the Olympics before elections in the fall is also a political gamble for Suga, whose support ratings have tumbled over dissatisfaction with his handling of the pandemic.

published on : 17th June 2021

Rights group urges Japan government to update law on changing gender

The Japanese public has slowly shown increased support and awareness of sexual diversity, but there are still a lack of legal protections for the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender peopl

published on : 25th May 2021

Tokyo asks government to allow it to take virus measures

Tokyo reported 545 cases Thursday, highest since early February. Governor Koike said she is alarmed by the rapid spread of the new variants, especially one initially detected in Britain.

published on : 8th April 2021