Category: Japan

Disability Japan Travel

NPO ‘Disabled People International’ protests proposed renovations to Nagoya castle’s inaccessibility

“We are excluding people with disabilities under the name of being faithful to historical facts, it is a discriminatory act that violates the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.”

Crime Disability Japan

Hyogo Prefecture to introduce a program to help the elderly and disabled who have been charged with a crime

“Under the new initiative, when an elderly person or an intellectually disabled person who tends to have dementia is arrested by shoplifting; a counselor from a social welfare corporation entrusted by the prefecture who received information from prosecutors, lawyers, police will visit person in a detention facility. “