News 2022

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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The Volunteer Program for Ukraine

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

【TNF Journal】Business’s New Relationship with Disabilities (Part 23)

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Establishment of ‘Ukrainian Evacuees Assistance Fund’ Announced with U.S. and Ukrainian Ambassadors

The Nippon Foundation, together with U.S. Ambassador to Japan Rahm Emanuel and Ukrainian Ambassador t

Targeting 2025 for Fully Autonomous Navigation

The Nippon Foundation launched The Nippon Foundation MEGURI2040 Fully Autonomous Ship Program in Febr

15 Japanese Student Volunteers Depart for Poland to Assist Evacuees from Ukraine

A ceremony was held at The Nippon Zaidan Building on March 30 to see off the first two groups of Japa

First Results from Survey of Underwater Volcano Near Tonga

A press conference was held on May 23 at New Zealand’s National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Re

The Nippon Foundation DIVERSITY IN THE ARTS The 5th International Art Exhibition

“The Nippon Foundation DIVERSITY IN THE ARTS” is calling for entries for its 5th annual internati

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Notice regarding Golden Week holidays

The Nippon Foundation will be closed for Japan’s Golden Week holidays on Friday, April 29, and

Plan Announced to Assist Persons with Disabilities Still in Ukraine and Dispatch 105 Japanese Student Volunteers to Neighboring Countries

As part of its humanitarian assistance, The Nippon Foundation on April 26 announced that it would pro

【TNF Journal】Business’s New Relationship with Disabilities (Part 22)

Key Points in this Article Showa Denko has launched a dedicated in-house “inclusion support

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【TNF Journal】Business’s New Relationship with Disabilities (Part 21)

Key Points in this Article Showa Denko has set up a team to promote employment for persons with di

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[To People Displaced from Ukraine] Accepting Applications for Travel Expense, Daily Living Expense, and Home Furnishing Expense Assistance from April 20 (English translation for information purposes only)

The Nippon Foundation is providing assistance for travel expenses, daily living expenses, and home fu

First Joint International Research Since Eruption of Underwater Volcano Near Tonga Announced

The Nippon Foundation and New Zealand’s National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) a

Humanitarian Assistance for People Displaced from Ukraine

【For people displaced from Ukraine – Support for travel

【TNF Journal】Business’s New Relationship with Disabilities(Part 20)

Mr. Tomohiro Shiota (left) of the UNIQLO Sales Department Store Policy Team and Diversity Promotion T

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