National Jul 3, 2013

Few Japanese willing to state desire regarding organ donation

The Japan Organ Transport Network said Tuesday 15.7 percent of people recently surveyed said they have declared their will on whether or not they wish to donate their organs after brain death or cardiac death. The figure is higher than the 11.1 percent a year ...

National Mar 3, 2013

Canada cultural group to assist disaster-zone youths

The Japanese Canadian Cultural Center said Saturday it will use the 1.5 million Canadian dollars (¥137 million) in its Japan Earthquake Relief Fund to assist the education of young people in the Tohoku region affected by the 2011 disasters. "The future of the region depends ...