Category: Ukraine

Disability Japan Ukraine

Nippon Foundation Chairman Yohei Sasakawa highlights needs of disabled Ukrainians

The Nippon Foundation announced it will provide a further 5 billion Yen ($40 million) in support for displaced Ukrainians seeking to come to Japan. The funding will go toward transportation and subsidies for living expenses over three years.

Disability Japan Ukraine

Japanese international relations advisor translates testimony of disabled Ukrainians left behind in the maelstrom of war

Hiroshi Ueno, 72, a former international relations adviser for Kyosaren, a Japanese organisation for people with disabilities, translated testimonies from local families and began to disseminate them in order to convey the devastating situation of people with disabilities in Ukraine, where the military invasion by Russia is continuing.