Field trip— London


The news is full of huge stimulus packages but some smaller initiatives have gone beneath the radar. In Japan, a scheme to encourage jobless young citizens to move from town to work the land could be a global template for modern rural living and a new career.

Japan, Stimulus, economy, initiative, jobless, package, rural, urban

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