“Granny dumping” revived in Japan
Shannon Roberts | Jan 30 2017 | comment  
The country needs more children.

Japan’s cure for the heartache of childlessness
Marcus Roberts | Oct 12 2016 | comment  
A robot.

Japan’s population woes
Marcus Roberts | Jul 28 2016 | comment  
The demographic slide continues.

Japan’s ageing crimewave
Marcus Roberts | Mar 30 2016 | comment  
For some, prison is just more attractive than the outside world.

Japanese population decline - it’s official!
Marcus Roberts | Mar 11 2016 | comment  
A drop of 0.7% since 2010.

Will Japan bow to immigration pressure?
Shannon Roberts | Jan 13 2016 | comment  
Other solutions to its shrinking population seem hard to find.

Building age-friendly cities
Shannon Roberts | Dec 14 2015 | comment  
Hong Kong and Japan take positive new measures.

Japan’s military feels the population squeeze
Marcus Roberts | Dec 4 2015 | comment  
Where are its future recruits going to come from?

Germany and Japan: on different immigration paths
Marcus Roberts | Oct 28 2015 | comment  
But which will be more successful in the long term?

Can Japan change its demographic future?
Marcus Roberts | Oct 12 2015 | comment  
The Abe government is certainly trying to.

Japan faces unprecedented population contraction in 2015 census
Shannon Roberts | Sep 7 2015 | comment  
Countries soon to be in the same boat are watching closely.

Ageing populations, announcements and Happy Meals
Marcus Roberts | Jul 23 2015 | comment  
South Korea and Japan react to their demographic shifts...

What is kodokushi?
Shannon Roberts | Jul 6 2015 | comment  
A horrific Japanese trend and what one man is doing to help.

Germany about to tip over the edge…
Marcus Roberts | May 8 2015 | comment  
...and into population decline.

Japanese population: welcome back to the year 2000!
Marcus Roberts | May 6 2015 | comment  
The shrinking of Japan continues with no end in sight...

Japanese fathers need to help more around the house
Marcus Roberts | Apr 9 2015 | comment  
This will increase Japan's fertility rate, according to the Government.

Japanese Village of the Dolls
Marcus Roberts | Jan 16 2015 | comment  
Dolls are perfect for filling up a town which has no people.

Population affects national security - and some are starting to worry
Shannon Roberts | Nov 17 2014 | comment  
How resilient will we be without a large working age population?

The emptying of a nation
Marcus Roberts | Sep 30 2014 | comment  
Japanese population decline by 2040 in technicolour map form.

How to pay for an ageing Japan?
Marcus Roberts | Sep 18 2014 | comment  
Are current social security policies affordable?

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