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OYWJ Announces Its Newest Director Ms. Rui Nagamori March 8, 2021 Tokyo, Japan One Young World Japan is pleased to announce the addition of its newest director, Ms. Rui Nagamori. Rui began her career as a bilingual MC and interpreter for ministerial level conferences and international sports events. She later found an opportunity to establish her […]
One Young World Japan (OYWJ) is excited to announce on International Women’s Day its SDG 5 all-female line-up of talent to represent Tokyo and Japan at the One Young World Munich 2021 Closing Ceremony on July 25th, 2021.
Here at One Young World Japan, SDG 5 is a continuous focus of our efforts. So, EVERY DAY is International Women’s Day for us!
Nana Kusakabe is one of the empowered women at SoftBank making a difference. One Young World Japan sat down with the HR veteran to get her take on what it takes to succeed in “the boys club” and what future leaders should expect if they are to succeed as well.
Career women like Aya Yamanouchi at LVMH Japan are proving that the “entrances” and “exits” that are part of any smart business model can also be leveraged to further an individual’s career path as well. One Young World Japan Director, Daren Afshar, sits down LVMH Japan’s charisma trainer to learn more about her path to the top.
Leading a non-profit organization is a career choice that probably doesn’t occur to many young (or older!) people, but for Kozue Oka it felt like a natural fit. Her rapid rise from intern to Executive Director of Mirai-no-Mori has brought challenges and learnings, but she is stepping up to lead the organization as it grows and sets ambitious goals for future impact. OYWJ Director Tove Kinooka sat down with her to find out more…
Newly appointed One Young World Japan Director, Rui Nagamori, talks with Ayano Sakurai about her Gender Equality project.
One Young World Japan Director, Daren Afshar, speaks with Ms. Aki Mitsui, one of JAL’s inspiring female pilots, about her story and how things are changing.
Check out News23 on TBS this Tuesday night at 11 p.m. to see how one of our special Ambassadors is changing the world in her own special way!