Diversity & Inclusion

October 1, 2021

Black History Month begins, October 1 2021

BCCJ is pleased to mark Black History Month October marks Black History Month (BHM) in the UK. The event was officially recognised by the US government in 1976, and first celebrated in the UK in 1987. People from African and Caribbean backgrounds have been a fundamental part of British history for centuries. Black History Month …
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October 1, 2021

Black History Month begins, October 1 2021

BCCJ is pleased to mark Black History Month October marks Black History Month (BHM) in the UK. The e ...

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September 14, 2021

BCCJ Black History Month – coming up

BCCJ to mark Black History Month in October 2021 October marks Black History Month (BHM) in the UK. ...

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August 24, 2021

TODAY IS THE DAY! Tokyo 2020 Paralympics Opening Ceremony – and the bigger picture

Get ready for some truly incredible sport, Tokyo 2020 Paralympics, August 24 – September 5 202 ...

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August 6, 2021

Nominations now open for the British Business Awards 2021!

For fourteen years, the BCCJā€™s British Business Awards (BBA) have been acknowledging, celebrating ...

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August 2, 2021

Driving the Equity Agenda ā€“ 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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August 2, 2021

Driving the Equity Agenda ā€“ 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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