Ageing Society

Deciphering Japan

Deciphering Japan

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Ep 3: Ageing Society

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Japan famously has one of the highest life expectancies in the world but its birth rate is also at an all time low, leaving the future of the country uncertain. Washington-based journalist Yumi Araki returns to the country of her birth to explore how Japan is planning to cope with the consequences of its fast-greying population.

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Deciphering Japan

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Journalist Yumi Araki explores her home country as it enters an era of great social and political transformation. She explores the hot-button ...