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This brand-new programme from Monocle 24 reveals more about the extraordinary role that Japan plays in driving innovation and improving lives in cities and societies the world over. Join us as we meet the innovators and inspirational figures at the heart of these stories of progress, thought leadership and establishing global benchmarks.

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Taking strides to empower women:

We head to Nagai City and Dar es Salaam to find out how Japan is encouraging equality in sport through Ladies First, which helps female Tanzanian athletes achieve their potential.

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214 Jan 2020
18 min

Taking strides to empower women: 

We head to Nagai City and Dar es Salaam to find out how Japan is encouraging equality in sport through Ladies First, which helps female Tanzanian athletes achieve their potential.

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123 Nov 2019

Talking to the world: 

We visit Tokyo to find out how Japan is driving innovation for inclusive societies. We meet the minds behind two technologies, ‘LiveTalk’ and ‘Nin_Nin’, which are helping people become better connected, whether it's by creating conversation between those who speak different languages or giving disabled people the independence to navigate cities.

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021 Nov 2019
1 min

In Focus: 

Introducing our brand-new programme exploring Japan’s role in driving innovation and improving lives worldwide, through technology, sport and cultural exchange. We meet inventors, athletes and communities looking forward to a more inclusive future.

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