All posts in: "Resettlement in Japan"

  1. Zero Resettlement in 2012

    In 2012, there were no individuals resettled to Japan from Myanmar as part of the organised resettlement program. According to reports, 16 individuals from three…

  2. Japanese Lower House Commits to Greater Role in Refugee Protection

    Quoted from: Center for Documentation of Refugees and Migrants “A resolution regarding refugee protection and solutions to refugee issues was passed by a vote in the…

  3. 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…

  4. 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…

  5. Refugees in Japan – The Facts

    In 1981, Japan first acceded to the Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees in 1981.  On this date, over 30 years ago, Japan first…

  6. Vulnerable in Japan: A voice for the voiceless

    Divisions exist between peoples in any society. This is a given. But this is not something at which we should just shrug our shoulders and…