News 2021

Toyooka Bags Made from Discarded Fishing Nets to Go on Sale from October 1

The Nippon Foundation held a press announcement and exhibition on July 20 to introduce a new initiati

The Nippon Foundation Donates 100 Oxygen Concentrators and Pulse Oximeters to Manipur State

The Nippon Foundation has donated 100 oxygen concentrators manufactured by Air Water Medical and 100

Emergency Support in Response to Spread of Coronavirus Infections

Survey of Effect on Gaps in Children’s Education and Non-Cognitive Skills from Coronavirus Pandemic

The Nippon Foundation and Mitsubishi UFJ Research and Consulting Co., Ltd. have conducted a joint sur

THE TOKYO TOILET Project

The Nippon Foundation’s THE TOKYO TOILET project is building public toilets that can be used by anyon

Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds – Public Toilets

The 38th installment of the Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds, launched by The Nippon Foundation in Oc

You Gotta Be!

The latest True Colors music video is being released worldwide today, bringing together a cast of

Support for Persons with Disabilities

【TNF Journal】Business’s New Relationship with Disabilities (Part 10)

Ms. Masako Okuhira (left) of The Nippon Foundation Working Group and Mr. Tetsuya Takeuchi (right) of

Support for Persons with Disabilities

【TNF Journal】Business’s New Relationship with Disabilities (Part 9)

Back row left to right: Ms. Yanagiya, Mr. Momota, Mr. Edagawa of Sumitomo Life, Mr. Yamada, and Ms. O

Support for Persons with Disabilities

【TNF Journal】Business’s New Relationship with Disabilities (Part 8)

Staff of freee, a venture company that has continued to grow rapidly since its founding in 2012 Ke

Support for Persons with Disabilities

Sign Language Learning Game SignTown launched by The Nippon Foundation and The Chinese University of Hong Kong

A beta version of the SignTown game for teaching sign language, jointly developed by The Nippon Found

Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds – Preamble to the Constitution

With constitutional revision an issue that continues to be discussed in Japan, the 37th installment o

The Valuable 500 Achieves Goal of Enlisting 500 Global CEOs

The Valuable 500, a global network supported by The Nippon Foundation that seeks to promote the inclu

Novel Technology Turns Discarded Plastic Bottles into Eyeglass Frames

Eiji Uchida is president of Uchida Plastic, a manufacturer of plastic products in Sabae City, Fukui P

【TNF Journal】Business’s New Relationship with Disabilities (Part 7)

(Left to right) Mr. Tsutomu Ando, leader of human rights awareness activities at Dentsu Inc., Ms. Mas

Support for Persons with Disabilities

【TNF Journal】Business’s New Relationship with Disabilities (Part 6)

(From left) Ms. Chieko Ohuchi, Executive Officer, Dentsu Inc.; Ms. Masako Okuhira of The Nippon Found

Support for Persons with Disabilities

Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds – Juvenile Law Revisions

The 36th installment of the Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds, launched by The Nippon Foundation in Oc

The Nippon Foundation DIVERSITY IN THE ARTS The 4th International Art Exhibition

“The Nippon Foundation DIVERSITY IN THE ARTS” is calling for entries for its 4th annual internati

Support for Persons with Disabilities

【TNF Journal】Business’s New Relationship with Disabilities (Part 5)

SoftBank staff and members of The Nippon Foundation Working Group Key Points in this Article

Support for Persons with Disabilities

【TNF Journal】Business’s New Relationship with Disabilities (Part 4)

Ms. Murata (front right), Ms. Kimura (rear left) and Mr. Kojima (rear right) of the ANA Group, and (

Support for Persons with Disabilities

【TNF Journal】Business’s New Relationship with Disabilities (Part 3)

Back row left to right: Mr. Tanabe and Ms. Ikeda, whose work is to promote employment of persons with

Support for Persons with Disabilities