UNICEF envoy Kuroyanagi urges people to learn from children

Jun 2, 2017

UNICEF envoy Kuroyanagi urges people to learn from children

It struck a chord in her heart when displaced children in a conflict-stricken region of Myanmar told UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Tetsuko Kuroyanagi, a renowned author, actress and TV host, that there won't be war if people of different ethnicities and religions simply got along. "We ...

Ex-Japanese Olympian educating refugees in Greece

Oct 14, 2016

Ex-Japanese Olympian educating refugees in Greece

Naoko Imoto, a former Japanese Olympic swimmer, felt blessed in many ways compared with athletes from many other countries. While she could practice in a supportive environment in terms of food and facilities, athletes from many other countries had no such opportunities. The realization that she ...