Feb 19, 2014

Forum offers chance to learn about working for NPO

by Atsushi Kodera

People who want to work for a nonprofit organization will have a chance Saturday to learn firsthand what the job entails at the NPO Shigoto Forum 2014 in Tokyo, a job fair focusing on nonprofits and nongovernmental organizations. “It seems NPOs are better organized ...

NGO helps towns ignored on Leyte

| Nov 22, 2013

NGO helps towns ignored on Leyte

International Children’s Action Network, a nonprofit organization based in Nagoya, is providing aid to Leyte Island after Typhoon Haiyan devastated the central Philippines on Nov. 8. ICAN staff there told the NPO’s headquarters in Naka Ward via email that there are heavily damaged towns ...

NPO offers medical services to Myanmar

Sep 16, 2013

NPO offers medical services to Myanmar

by Hiroko Harima

A group of doctors, nurses and volunteers from Japan are providing medical services in Sagaing, Myanmar. Japan Heart is a nonprofit organization that offers medical services at a hospital set up by a local Buddhist monk to treat the poor more than 20 years ...