About the Journal


Publisher's Introduction

I am pleased to welcome readers to the Japan Environment Journal.

The contents of this Journal have been assembled and organized to provide readers with encyclopedic access in English to the extensive Japanese endeavors and activities relating to the environment. Our Journal represents the first and currently the only undertaking towards this goal. Therefore, we welcome comments and suggestions from our readers about how to make improvements in the future.


                                                                                                                                Vanessa D'Souza

About the Journal

The Japan Environment Journal was established on April 25, 2020 with the aim of providing the most centralized, comprehensive, and up-to-date listings, internet links, and descriptions in English of Japanese environment-related government organizations, research institutions, academic programs, NGOs & NPOs, publications, and laws & policies.

Updates regarding new organizations, programs, and publications are added in a timely manner to the listings in new Journal issues.



Publisher:  Vanessa D'Souza

Ms. D'Souza has almost 20 years of experience in Japan and is devoted to promoting and enhancing an understanding of Japan in the global community. She also has a profound desire to help and encourage Japan to contribute to a cleaner and greener world.

Editorial Advisor:  Dr. Georgios Kouroupis

Dr. Kouroupis has almost 40 years of experience in Japan, and he provides Ms. D'Souza with occasional advice regarding the Journal's structure and content.