Gethin Chamberlain

For Gethin Chamberlain's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Andaman tribe freed at last from 'human safaris'

Feb 1, 2013

Andaman tribe freed at last from 'human safaris'

Human safaris to see the Jarawa tribe of the Andaman Islands have finally come to an end as the authorities there bow to domestic and international pressure. For the first time in a generation, members of the tribe are able to wander through their ...

Saudi treatment of foreign maids comes under fire

Jan 19, 2013

Saudi treatment of foreign maids comes under fire

More than 45 foreign maids are facing execution on death row in Saudi Arabia amid growing international outrage at the treatment of migrant workers. The startling figure emerged after Saudi Arabia beheaded a 24-year-old Sri Lankan domestic worker, Rizana Nafeek, last week in the ...