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Japan’s First Ever ‘Pride Index’ Awards 53 Companies ‘Gold’ Rank

Work With Pride, a private organization created through the efforts of IBM Japan and Human Rights Watch which works for the creation of LGBT-friendly workplaces in Japan held a commendation event evaluating the work environments of several companies. 82 companies and organizations applied, and about 600 people participated in the event. Companies were evaluated according to the “Pride Index”, which➡︎

Nine Same-Sex Couples Register in First Two Months of Naha’s “Partnership System”

Since the implementation of Naha City’s “Partnership Registration System”, which officially recognizes same-sex couples, nine couples have registered between July 11 and September 29. This November, the city will host a diversity symposium. It will be the first time the city has sponsored such an event. At the general interpellation of the regular meeting on September 29th, Chief of the➡︎