• Kyodo News


The ad hoc group that set up a tent village for laidoff temporary workers in Tokyo’s Hibiya Park over New Year’s will disband at the end of this month, its leader said Wednesday.

Makoto Yuasa said his group has helped change public perceptions of temporary workers and their problems, and will continue to support the unemployed through consultation services.

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