Still Major Emitter Despite Coal Phase Out Announcements
Tokyo's Passive Diplomacy Will Only Embolden the Tatmadaw, Which Continues to Commit Grave Abuses with Impunity
The beer conglomerate's business interests in Myanmar indirectly link it to the Tatmadaw's rights abuses
Taking a tough, meaningful stand against Beijing is not easy, but Tokyo must continue to demonstrate the depth of its commitments to human rights
While other democracies have recoiled in horror, Japan has continued to pour overseas aid into Myanmar
Tokyo is fighting a losing battle for Hun Sen’s support, and selling its own legacy in the democratization of Cambodia short.
An Outdated, Abusive Law Is Upheld, Yet Undeniable Doubts Were Raised
As Vietnam’s largest bilateral donor, Japan is in a unique position to raise human rights issues