Archives for the 'Japan Resources' Category

Japan’s Booming Tourism Industry Needs A Reality Check

To be a tourist in Japan can be both wonderful and frustrating at the same time. There is a lot to discover and many truly beautiful places to visit. For people who come to Japan for the first time, the … Read More

Posted January 21st, 2015 in CUJ Eco Nico

Japan Resources No 161

Happy holidays, and best wishes for the new year, from all of us at the office in Nishi-Waseda, Tokyo. Consumers Union of Japan participated in several international events, including the Convention of Biological Diversity (CBD MOP7) meeting in Pyeongchang, South … Read More

Posted December 24th, 2014 in Japan Resources

Japan Resources No. 160

Here is the latest Japan Resources, our English newsletter, in pdf format. Do print it out for your library or send to anyone who may be interested. We compile news like this because it is easier to read than a … Read More

Posted August 14th, 2014 in Japan Resources

Japan Resources No. 158 & 159

Busy days as the year ends, isn’t it going faster than last year…? So much to do and so many campaigns and meetings! Here are Japan Resources No. 158 and 159, please feel free to print out and keep in … Read More

Posted December 18th, 2013 in Japan Resources

Japan Resources No 157

CUJ JR 157 (pdf) Japan Resources No 157 We have had a busy fall going into winter, and still some snow this morning here in Nishi-Waseda, Tokyo. Lots of political changes too, while we continue our focus on energy issues … Read More

Posted February 13th, 2013 in Japan Resources

Japan Resources No 156

CUJ JR 156 (pdf) Japan Resources No 156 Summer (another hot one!) is just about to turn to autumn, with a change of mood as well as physical comfort. We all go through all kinds of changes. Here in Japan, … Read More

Posted September 5th, 2012 in Japan Resources

Japan Resources No 155

CUJ JR 155 (pdf) Japan Resources No 155 Thank you for visiting the English web site of Consumers Union of Japan. We have recently renewed our Japanese web site to better reflect all our campaigns both domestically and internationally. Consumers … Read More

Posted March 21st, 2012 in Japan Resources

Japan Resources No 154

CUJ JR 154 (pdf) Japan Resources No 154 Thank you for visiting the English web site of Consumers Union of Japan. We have recently renewed our Japanese web site to better reflect all our campaigns both domestically and internationally. Consumers … Read More

Posted December 20th, 2011 in Japan Resources

Japan Resources No 153

CUJ JR 153 (pdf) Japan Resources No 153 Japan finds itself in an extraordinary situation, 6 months after the massive 9.0 earthquake and tsunami On March 11, 2011. The nuclear accident at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant, where 4 reactors were damaged, is still … Read More

Posted September 7th, 2011 in Food, Japan Resources, Nuclear

Japan Resources No 152

CUJ JR 152 (pdf) Japan Resources No 152 Celebrating the end of a busy year here in Waseda today, we are also pleased to release No 152 of Japan Resources. 2010 has been shaped by the large international conference in Nagoya … Read More

Posted December 28th, 2010 in Japan Resources, Uncategorized