Diversity & Inclusion

July 30, 2021

Driving the Equity Agenda – BCCJ D&I Taskforce moves into new terrain

The British Chamber of Commerce in Japan (BCCJ) is proud to be embarking upon a new and inclusive journey towards achieving equity in the workplace. We are transforming our D&I pillar into DEI: Diversity Equity and Inclusion   Why? At the BCCJ, we are committed to advancing Diversity and Inclusion (D&I), and over the past …
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July 30, 2021

Driving the Equity Agenda – BCCJ D&I Taskforce moves into new terrain

The British Chamber of Commerce in Japan (BCCJ) is proud to be embarking upon a new and inclusive jo ...

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May 17, 2021

BCCJ members welcome HM ambassador to Japan, Julia Longbottom CMG

On March 29, Julia Longbottom CMG formally became British Ambassador-designate to Japan. Having sinc ...

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May 29, 2020

BCCJ members drive Women in Law Japan

With a refreshed website launched in April and new presences on LinkedIn and Facebook, Women in Law ...

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April 24, 2020

Lessons on mentoring from women across Asia

Women leaders in British chambers of commerce in Taipei, Shanghai, Beijing, Singapore and Japan shar ...

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February 11, 2020

Japan EdTech debuts at London show

Japanese educational technology (EdTech) has been showcased for the first time at BETT, in London, a ...

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November 22, 2019

One Young World Announces Tokyo as 2021 Host City

The BCCJ is delighted to announce that One Young World, a UK-founded global initiative, will host it ...

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April 12, 2019

W20 co-chair addresses BCCJ members

Digital advances provide new era for women The co-chair of the W20 engagement group, which proposes ...

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March 10, 2019

BCCJ marks International Women’s Day 2019

Tokyo, Japan (March 11, 2019) The British Chamber of Commerce, in association with Barclays and SMBC ...

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September 20, 2018

Women in Leadership: Accessing Senior Roles as a Woman

On September 14, Helen Woods, managing director of international services provider Equiom Solutions, ...

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July 27, 2018

Japan and Scotland: D&I lessons

The Scottish and Japanese governments share a solution to the ageing population in their respective ...

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June 22, 2016

Japanese Companies Collaborate on LGBT Guidelines

Since April 2012, the BCCJ has been running a D&I programme designed to promote greater understa ...

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March 4, 2016

Diversity and Mindset: Everyone is Responsible

The BCCJ believes diversity to be vital for the future growth and sustainability of the Japanese an ...

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February 16, 2016

Women of Vision in Japan – Breaking the Limits

Committed to advancing Diversity and Inclusion (D&I), the BCCJ welcomes NHK World’s report ...

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February 1, 2016

Foreign Workers in Japan at Record High

In 2007 it became mandatory for employers to submit reports to the government on the number of forei ...

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September 14, 2015

Womenomics at a Crossroads

The BCCJ is fully committed to supporting diversity and inclusion (D&I) in the workplace. On Sep ...

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January 23, 2015

Kyushu students learn from BCCJ member companies

Yesterday, 40 students from Fukuoka Prefecture’s Kokura Minami Senior High School visited the ...

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