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  • 6 February 2008 | {CATEGORY}

    Discussion Points: Gender equality in the labour market

    Rina Tsubaki might be the youngest expert on the social, economic and cultural factors of ageing: After doing collegiate-level research on the topic while doing an internship at the European Journalism Centre, the 23-year-old native of Japan attended the recent EU-Japan Journalist's Conference in Kyoto. In addition to reporting on the conference for the EJC Events Section, she took the time to prepare the following discussion excerpts and video:
  • 20 January 2008 | {CATEGORY}

    Postcard from Japan: Covering the challenges of an ageing society

    Are you confident about your well-being after retirement? Are you able to find out how your pension tax is presently being used? And is your company flexible enough to let you take holidays or allow you to come back after childbirth? Answers to these questions need to be found if society is to be healthy in 20 years.
  • 27 November 2007 | {CATEGORY}

    Europe goes “e”: the European challenge towards eGovernment

    Ever since the term “e-mail” started to be commonly used, anything with “e” suddenly became an unwritten rule and necessity for our society. The trend quickly expanded to areas such as eBusiness and ePublication – today we have come even further: we are living in the era of eGovernment.