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September 30, 2008

The Perilous Decline of Japanese Agriculture

Japan's food self-sufficiency ratio has dropped below 40%, and global food price rises are beginning to squeeze household finances. Recent ...

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September 29, 2008

A Small Seed That Yielded Fruitful Results: A Successful JIP Project in Indonesia

The large amount of waste thrown into rivers in Jakarta and West Java caught SYLFF fellows' attention and led them ...

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September 24, 2008

Supporting Victims of the Great Sichuan Earthquake

In view of the gravity of the situation, the Tokyo Foundation called out to our scholarship recipients (called SYLFF fellows) ...

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September 16, 2008

Human Resource Development as the Key to the Local Governance

To prepare local government officials in Japan for governing decentralization, the Tokyo Foundation has offered a professional training program for ...

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September 02, 2008

[Eyes of Wise] Civilized Talk

What does it mean to be "civilized"? Obviously, being highly educated, wearing a tie, eating with a fork, or cutting ...

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September 02, 2008

China's Post-Olympics Economy

Will the Chinese economy lose steam after the Beijing Olympics? The author visited China's economic hub of Shanghai just before ...

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August 05, 2008

Xenophobia Must Not Overtake Japan: A Recipe for New Economic Growth

The killing spree that took place in June 2008 in the Akihabara district of Tokyo brings into relief the problems ...

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July 30, 2008

The Overseas Chinese in Tonga

Tonga will hail a new king in August 2008. A SYLFF fellow from New Zealand, who conducted field research in ...

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July 29, 2008

Dialogue for Future Leadership

The Tokyo Foundation co-organizes the Tokyo-Reischauer Group, or the Japan-US future leaders policy dialogues, with the Edwin O. Reischauer Center ...

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