News 2020

THE TOKYO TOILET Project

The Nippon Foundation is launching THE TOKYO TOILET project to build public toilets that can be used

Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds

The 26th installment of the Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds, launched by The Nippon Foundation in Oc

Nearly One-Fifth of World’s Ocean Floor Now Mapped

On the occasion of World Hydrography Day, The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project, which aims

Verification Testing to Start on World’s First Unmanned Ship Navigation System

The Nippon Foundation has assembled and made a decision to fund five consortia to conduct verific

More than 40 Artists from 15 Countries/Regions Collaborate on Music Video

The Nippon Foundation has released a music video in which 46 artists with disabilities from 15 countr

June 13 is International Albinism Awareness Day

In December 2014, the U.N. General Assembly adopted a resolution proclaiming June 13 as International

MetLife Foundation and The Nippon Foundation to provide emergency relief to care facilities for older persons across Japan

MetLife Insurance K.K. (MetLife Japan) and The Nippon Foundation today announced a partnership betwee

Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds

The 25th installment of the Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds, launched by The Nippon Foundation in Oc

Uber Eats Providing Free Meals to Low-Income Families

An Uber Eats delivery partner Meals are indispensable for a child’s growth. In Japan, it is estima

Stories from Past Olympics and Paralympics – 3

Don’t worry about what you have lost Dr. Ludwig Guttmann, the ‘Father of the Paralympics’ The P

Stories from Past Olympics and Paralympics – 2

The Olympic logo designed by Pierre de Coubertin The Games of the VII Olympiad were held exactly 1

Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds

The 24th installment of the Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds, launched by The Nippon Foundation in Oc

Stories from Past Olympics and Paralympics – 1

Opening ceremony of the 1st Olympic Games at the Panathenaic Stadium in Athens, Greece, in 1896. The

〈Request for Donations〉Call for Emergency Support in Response to Spread of New Coronavirus

Having received a large number of inquiriesregarding cooperationwith our activities in response to th

Iwate Prefecture’s Hop-Producing Tono City’s Distinctive Craft Beer

With a fruity hop aroma, sharp bitterness like coffee, and a crisp, fresh flavor, craft beer offers a

Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds

The 23rd installment of the Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds, launched by The Nippon Foundation in Oc

Stimulating a Sense of Curiosity

Some people might say you are too old to still be reading manga There has long been a genre of “ed

Implementation of Telework in Response to Coronavirus

In response to the spread of the new coronavirus, The Nippon Foundation has implemented telework for

Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds

The 21st installment of the Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds, launched by The Nippon Foundation in Oc

Social Person – What Companies Need Today Is an Inclusive Perspective

Caroline Casey participated in a public seminar in Tokyo in February 2020 There is an elephant in