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Best Practices from Leading Local Governments in Japan

What is Best Practices?

At CLAIR we aim to support Local Governments by contributing to their overseas strategies, and helping them gain publicity and develop relations between cities. To achieve this, we have collected the Best Practices which are some of the leading-edge policies being created by Local Governments to combat issues affecting Japan on a national scale.
With this information, we hope to encourage collaboration and relations with Local Governments overseas.

2016 Best Practices

In FY2016, CLAIR gathered information on fields of interest to various countries and regions across the globe through our overseas offices, then searched for Japanese Local Government policies related to those fields that have already gained recognition within Japan as exemplary practices.
In addition to the declining birthrate and environmental preservation which are large-scale issues for Japan, this year's Best Practices also include policies related to education and child rearing.

Best Practices 2016

Best Practices 2015
Best Practices 2013(FACT SHEET)

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