Monthly Archives: July 2015

ECPAT/ STOP Japan partners with Kuoni

JAPAN—Beginning in July, travel provider, Kuoni JAPAN is supporting ECPAT/STOP Japan through company donations and online platform, Ammado. On 15 July, Ms. Keiko Saito, co-representative of ECPAT/STOP Japan, presented at “Learn @ Tea Time”, which is a monthly internal staff training programme … Continue reading

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Comic Book “Waiting for Sunrise” to be distributed in Japan

JAPAN—ECPAT/STOP JAPAN and Not For Sale Japan collaborated to publish 5000 copies of Cause Vision’s educational comic book “Waiting for Sunrise” in Japanese language. The Comic was originally produced by Cause Vision, with support from ECPAT Foundation in Thailand. “Waiting … Continue reading

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Prosecutors mulling child porn charges against defendant in stalking-murder case

Prosecutors are looking into charges of child pornography law violations for Charles Thomas Ikenaga, accused of stalking and murdering his ex-girlfriend in October 2013, for circulating photos of the victim on the Internet, the Mainichi has learned. So-called “revenge porn” … Continue reading

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Japan starts to ban possession of child porn images

TOKYO (Kyodo) — Japan on Wednesday started to ban the possession by individuals of pornographic photos and videos of children amid growing international criticism that only Japan has overlooked such acts among the Group of Seven industrialized nations. After Japan’s Diet … Continue reading

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