Videos,Chernobyl and Fukushima disasters: Radiating the People – Fukushima’s Cancer Legacy and Fukushima out of control January-2014

Worrying new claims say childhood cancer cluster has developed around Fukushima radiation zone The Journeyman Weekly: 5 stories every Monday showcasing the best investigative reports from around the world. For download’s and more information visit: http://www.journeyman.tv/?lid=66173&a… It’s what post-Fukushima Japan fears the most; cancer. Amid allegations of government secrecy, worrying new claims say a cancer…

The Myth That Japan Is Broke: The World’s Largest “Debtor” Is Now the World’s Largest Creditor – Global Research Canada

Japan’s massive government debt conceals massive benefits for the Japanese people, with lessons for the U.S. debt “crisis.” “snip” Japan’s debt-to-GDP ratio is nearly 230%, the worst of any major country in the world. Yet Japan remains the world’s largest creditor country, with net foreign assets of $3.19 trillion. In 2010, its GDP per capita…

Video: Documentary covering Fukushima, Chernobyl, and alternative nuclear power generation including Thorium. BBC Horizon.

Documentary covering Fukushima, Chernobyl, and alternative nuclear power generation including Thorium. BBC Horizon. Broadcast 14 september 2011 Length 57 minutes 25 seconds Six months after the explosions at the Fukushima nuclear plant and the release of radiation there, Professor Jim Al-Khalili sets out to discover whether nuclear power is safe. He begins in Japan, where…

Read the story of the German village ‘Feldheim’ which become a mecca for town planners keen to develop their own green technologies by Tony Paterson at The Independent UK

  Feldheim: A hamlet swept by the winds of change  Does the German village hold the key to a nuclear-free future? Tony Paterson reports from a backwater at the heart of a global debate ***** VIEW GALLERY   “snip” Feldheim has become a mecca for European mayors and town planners keen to develop their own…

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signs further agreements with (FMFB-P) and Aga Khan Development Network’s Institutions on assisting with the microfinance operation in Pakistan says Business Insights news

  Japan International Cooperation Agency signs Private Sector Investment Finance Agreement with the First Micro Finance Bank Limited-Pakistan — assisting with the microfinance operation and promoting access to finance in Pakistan – Business Insights News story,  March 21, 2012     Tokyo: In Tokyo today, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a subscription agreement with the…

Aga Khan Development Network and the Japan International Cooperation Agency Deepen Partnership in Asia and Africa – JICA Press Release

  March 8, 2012 Mr. Aly Nazerali, the Aga Khan Foundation’s CEO and AKDN’s Senior Advisor on Policy and Institutional Relations(left), and Mr. Masato Watanabe, Vice President of JICA (right) shakes hands after signing an agreement. Tokyo, 8 March 2012 — The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed…

“A New Silk Road” initiative to uplift Afghanistan – Federal Foreign Office of Germany

At the Ministerial Meeting on the New Silk Road © Photothek/Imo   The international community wants to support the stabilization of Afghanistan by strengthening the country’s economic integration in the region. Representatives of 30 states and international organizations met in New York’s Deutsches Haus on 22 September to launch an initiative entitled “New Silk Road”. Alongside the Foreign…

Japan: Indie Music Rocks the Nukes – Global Voices Text and Videos

This page is part of our special coverage Japan Earthquake 2011. With a spreading nuclear crisis and related issues such as radiation fears, new energy policies on the horizon and an uncertain future for the operating reactors, Japanese netizens have started a revival of music videos with a clear anti-nuclear message. Below is a ‘hit…

The Era of Nuclear Energy is Over – Dr.Heinrich Bonnenberg at Atlantic Community org

 Heinrich Bonnenberg: The energy industry and politicians valued profitability over safety. They built unsafe nuclear power plants with light water reactors based on a faulty design meant only for submarines. Due to the disaster in Fukushima, people have lost confidence in all nuclear energy technologies, including the safe very high-temperature reactor (HTR). Fukushima unyieldingly shows…