News 2024

Successful Demonstration Test of World’s First* Zero-Emission Ship

A zero-emission ship demonstration test was successfully conducted from March 26 to April 4, 2024, at

Extension of Period for Receiving Donations for Noto Peninsula Earthquake Relief

The Nippon Foundation would like to extend its deepest condolences to all who have been affected by t

New Joint Program Launched to Improve Education for Ethnic Minorities in Vietnam

The Nippon Foundation and the Global Partnership for Education (GPE) held a ceremony in Hanoi on Marc

Conclusion of Period for Donations to Ukrainian Evacuees Assistance Fund

The Nippon Foundation would like to express its sincere gratitude for all donations made to the Ukrai

Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds – Education

The 61st installment of the Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds, launched by The Nippon Foundation in Oc

Invisible Threats to Zero Marine Pollution Target

As part of the Back to Blue initiative, jointly being carried out by The Nippon Foundation and Econom

Media Briefing on Support for Evacuees from Ukraine

Ahead of the second anniversary of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, The Nippon Foundation held a media b

‘Don’t Forget Leprosy’ Banner Unfurled on Africa’s Highest Mountain

World Health Organization Goodwill Ambassador for Leprosy Elimination Yohei Sasakawa (Chairman, The N

Japan’s First Use of Metaverse for Employment Support for Prisoners and Juvenile Offenders

The Nippon Foundation is engaged in an employment project to support the reintegration into society o

Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds – GDP, New NISA, Mobility

The 60th installment of the Awareness Survey of 18-Year-Olds, launched by The Nippon Foundation in Oc

Picture Book Teaches Children About Ocean Debris

Momotaro (usually translated as “Peach Boy” – momo is the Japanese word for peach and Taro is a com

January 2024 Noto Peninsula Earthquake – First 500 Cardboard Beds Delivered to Evacuation Center in Suzu City

The Nippon Foundation would like to extend its deepest condolences to all who have been affected by t

January 2024 Noto Peninsula Earthquake – Kerosene, Diesel Fuel, Power Generators, Water Systems Delivered by Ship

The Nippon Foundation would like to extend its deepest condolences to all who have been affected by t

Response to January 1 Noto Peninsula Earthquake and Request for Donations

The Nippon Foundation would like to extend its deepest condolences to all who have been affected by t