Japan Betting the Farm on Foreign Workers

22 Nov 2018 15:24 | JHRS (Administrator)

The Japanese government opening the door to unskilled foreign farm labor is the latest and most dramatic step to address labor shortages that threaten the survival of the nation’s agriculture industry. Journalist Aoyama Hiroko illuminates the forces driving recent policy changes while stressing the need for industry-level efforts to make Japan an attractive destination for migrant farm workers.

Source: https://www.nippon.com/

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