Japan

Japan (Japanese: 日本, Nippon [ɲippoꜜɴ] (listen) or Nihon [ɲihoꜜɴ] (listen)) is an island country in East Asia, located in the northwest Pacific Ocean. It is bordered on the west by the Sea of Japan, and extends from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north toward the East China Sea and Taiwan in the south. Part of the Ring of Fire, Japan spans an archipelago of 6852 islands covering 377,975 square kilometers (145,937 sq mi); the five main islands are Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu, and Okinawa. Tokyo is Japan's capital and largest city; other major cities include Yokohama, Osaka, Nagoya, Sapporo, …

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PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 20 November 2023 English

The Emissions Gap Report 2023 was published on November 20, 2023 by the United Nations Environment Programme. It is the 14th edition of the annual UNEP Emissions Gap Report (EGR), …

(Institute for Global Environmental Strategies [IGES], Japan) and Jorge Villarreal (ICM, Mexico) Data contributors: National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan), Dan Tong (Tsinghua University, China), Marta Australia Brazil Canada China EU27 India Indonesia Japan Mexico Republic of Korea Russian Federation Saudi the G20 (Australia, Canada, the European Union, Japan, Saudi Arabia, the Republic of Korea, the United are high-income countries: Australia, Israel, Japan, Norway, Switzerland, Ukraine, the United Kingdom


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 November 2023 English

First History Lessons is a series of books published by the Institute of Development Studies Kolkata (IDSK). Aiming to simplify and explain important historical ideas, the series has been sponsored …

over India. Towards the very end of their rule, Japan occupied Burma during World War II (1939–45). The Germany, Italy, and from Asia, Japan – they were on the same side. Japan began to eye the biggest British Imphal in Mizoram were attacked. And then, in 1943, Japan bombed several places in Bengal, including 24 Parganas Asia. It was once a colony of France and then of Japan. Although they became independent after World War 1975. 56 2. Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Two cities in Japan. In 1945, the USA dropped atom bombs on Hiroshima


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 November 2023 English

how the culture of including tea in our routines here in India came from China, travelling through Japan, Korea and Vietnam. From these Asian countries, tea reached Europe via Dutch traders in 1607, where

travel across the Great Wall of China. People in Japan and Korea began drinking tea in the sixth and seventh plantations in, among other places, China (of course), Japan, Vietnam, and Turkey. Kenya on the African continent


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 20 June 2023 English

This report was published by the World Economic Forum, Switzerland, on June 20, 2023. The Global Gender Gap Report was first published in 2006 and this 2023 edition is the …

the region. On the other hand, Fiji, Myanmar and Japan are at the bottom of the list, with Fiji, Myanmar █ -0.027 -17 124 Maldives 0.649 █ +0.001 -7 125 Japan 0.647 █ -0.002 -9 126 Jordan 0.646 █ +0.007 -4 127 States Costa Rica France Sweden United Arab Emirates Japan Health and Survival subindex 0.960 Educational Attainment Darussalam 0.997 45 Paraguay 0.997 46 Fiji 0.997 47 Japan 0.997 48 North Macedonia 0.997 49 Panama 0.997 50 Timor-Leste 0.574 121 Niger 0.570 122 Bahrain 0.564 123 Japan 0.561 124 Sri Lanka 0.555 125 Jordan 0.542 126 Chad


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 12 June 2023 English

The Human Development Report Office of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) published this report on June 12, 2023. This is the second report in the series; the first was …

in Germany, Uruguay, New Zealand, Singapore and Japan, in that order (figure 10).67 The largest declines States Netherlands Hong Kong, China (SAR) Australia Japan Singapore New Zealand Uruguay Germany Percentage 2017–2022 98.98 93.03 1.02 84.09 31.58 87.32 87.42 Japan 2017–2022 58.82 34.54 41.18 39.07 14.49 37.03 24


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 April 2023

The State of the World’s Children is an annual report published by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) since the year 1980. Each edition aims to promote awareness on key …

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PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 April 2023 English

This report was published by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in April 2023. It is the seventh edition of UNODC’s biennial Global Report on Trafficking in …

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PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 16 January 2023 English

The International Labour Office of the International Labour Organization (ILO), Geneva, released this report on January 16, 2023. Written by Daniel Samaan, Ekkehard Ernst, Miguel Sanchez Martinez, Richard Horne and …

Cyprus, Czechia, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Japan, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Spain


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 15 January 2023 English

The Delhi-based Oxfam India published this India supplement of the Survival of the Richest report on January 15, 2023. It was written by Apoorva Mahendru, Kanishk Gomes, Mayurakshi Dutta, Noopur, …

advanced industrial countries such as France and Japan. Our inflation rate also remains above the Philippines


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 January 2023 English

UN Women and the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs published this report in 2023. It analyses progress on gender equality across the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a …

is expected to live, on average, A girl born in Japan is expected to live, on average, In the European


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