Monthly Archives: October 2011

  1. The Challenge for Refugee Community Organisations in Japan

    I’ve already mentioned the important role of awareness raising in advancing the situation of refugees in Japan.  Like many things in this country, the longer…

  2. Lawyers allege poor treatment of refugees at hands of Refugee Headquarters Japan

    An article published by Japan Times this week reveals an admonishing insight into Refugee Headquarters Japan (RHQ), the lead NPO contracted by the Ministry of Justice to provide…

  3. Second group of Myanmar refugees arrive in Japan

    Eighteen refugees from Myanmar, the second group to be settled in Japan under the new UN-sponsored resettlement program, arrived at Narita airport last Thursday. New…