News 2022

Tonga Eruption Confirmed as Largest Ever Recorded

TESMaP, a joint initiative of The Nippon Foundation and NIWA, has completed the fullest investigation

International Seminar on Ocean Development

The Nippon Foundation held an international seminar on ocean development on November 9 in a hybrid fa

Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds – Internet Use and Online Abuse

The 50th installment of the Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds, launched by The Nippon Foundation in Oc

Release of the “Global Disability and Diversity Fact Sheet for CEOs”

The Nippon Foundation will release “Global Disability and Diversity Fact Sheet for CEOs”

Support for Persons with Disabilities

Umi-no-Chizu Project Launched for Japan’s First Aerial Mapping of 90% of Coastal Waters

The October 24 press event At a press event held on October 24 at The Nippon Foundation headquarte

Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds – Disaster Prevention and Mitigation

The 49th installment of the Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds, launched by The Nippon Foundation in Oc

No Barriers Fund

On September 20, 2022, The Nippon Foundation established and began accepting donations to the No Barr

Conclusion of Period for Donations to Special Fund for Disaster Preparedness / Coronavirus Disaster

The coronavirus that first appeared in Wuhan, China, began spreading in January 2020 and quickly beca

Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds – Energy

The 48th installment of the Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds, launched by The Nippon Foundation in Oc

Hurdles for Evacuees in an Unfamiliar Culture

Since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, more than 1,700 Ukrainians have evacuated to Japan. In late March

Judoka Kosei Inoue Teaches Judo to Young Ukrainians

As part of its support for Ukrainians who have evacuated to Japan, The Nippon Foundation provided an

【TNF Journal】Business’s New Relationship with Disabilities (Part 25)

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Support for Persons with Disabilities

Living Together in the Same Society

Earlier this year, The Nippon Foundation and The Nippon Foundation Volunteer Support Center jointly l

Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds – Situation in Ukraine

The 47th installment of the Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds, launched by The Nippon Foundation in Oc

Conclusion of Period for Donations to Tonga Emergency Relief Fund

The gigantic eruption of the underwater volcano Hunga Tonga-Hunga-Haʻapai on January 15, 2022, caused

Increasing Support for Evacuees from Ukraine to 2,000 People

At a press conference held on July 29, 2022, at The Nippon Foundation headquarters in Tokyo, The Nipp

Hiroo East Park Toilet (Tomohito Ushiro, Creator) Opens

The Hiroo East Park toilet, designed by Tomohito Ushiro The Nippon Foundation’s THE TOKYO TOILET p

10,000-Person Survey on Japanese People’s Relationship with the Ocean

Ahead of Japan’s Marine Day holiday, observed this year on July 18, The Nippon Foundation carried out

【TNF Journal】Business’s New Relationship with Disabilities (Part 24)

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Support for Persons with Disabilities

The Volunteer Program for Ukraine

The first two 15-member groups of Japanese university student volunteers participating in The Volunte