#Tokyo

  • Article: Women Outperform Men After Medical Schools in Japan Stop Rigging Test Scores

    Women Outperform Men After Medical Schools in Japan Stop Rigging Test Scores

    By Joe McCarthy|June 20, 2019

    Thousands of women could have been denied a career in medicine. Read more

  • Article: This Sushi Chef Started a School to Teach Women How to Run Successful Businesses

    This Sushi Chef Started a School to Teach Women How to Run Successful Businesses

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 11, 2019

    Yuki Chidui, one of Japan’s leading female sushi chefs, believes in the power of leadership. Read more

  • Article: Bill Gates Sets Sights on Tokyo 2020 to Push Global Goals at the Olympics

    Bill Gates Sets Sights on Tokyo 2020 to Push Global Goals at the Olympics

    By Jerica Deck|Nov. 15, 2018

    This will encourage sports fans to work toward ending extreme poverty and combating climate change. Read more

  • Article: Big Cities Are Vowing to Make New Buildings Carbon Neutral by 2030

    Big Cities Are Vowing to Make New Buildings Carbon Neutral by 2030

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 24, 2018

    London, Tokyo, and New York City are among the many cities planning to make the change. Read more

  • Article: Recycled Cell Phone Gold Will Be Used for 2020 Olympic Medals

    Recycled Cell Phone Gold Will Be Used for 2020 Olympic Medals

    By Joe McCarthy|March 14, 2018

    The 2020 Olympics could be the start of a “zero-emissions future.” Read more

  • Article: Here's What Ocean Experts Have to Say About Sustainability

    Here's What Ocean Experts Have to Say About Sustainability

    Sept. 8, 2016

    From female oyster farmers to fishermen, these people are making oceans more sustainable. Read more

  • Article: Japan Could Hold the Key to Surviving Floods

    Japan Could Hold the Key to Surviving Floods

    By Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|July 14, 2016

    An enormous “temple” that has to be seen to be believed. Read more

  • Article: Love is love: NYC, the world celebrate LGBT pride

    Love is love: NYC, the world celebrate LGBT pride

    By Daniele Selby|June 26, 2016

    Photos show citizens celebrating and fighting for LGBT rights. Read more