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You may recall, my recent piece, "Michiyo Tani, Director of Care Home" that raised an important issue: Lack of nurses & helpers for elderlies in Japan--the future work opportunity for foreigners? Evidently, the demand for medical and healthcare workers has increased due to declining birthrates and aging populations in Japan.

According to June 2nd, 2013 Japan Times Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the fifth Tokyo International Conference on African Development promised ¥3.2 trillion in aid to African continent.
He indicated that human resource training is the area that part of the fund should be used in order to train African workers whose abilities meet the Japanese standard. It is therefore, the fund will be used to cultivate the skills that match the labor market demand. In the Africa Business Education Initiative scheme, he announced, over five years, 1000 Africans are given opportunities to study in Japan as well as internships to work in Japanese firms. Some of the funds will be used for Japanese style health care systems and other money will go toward peace and security measures.

Incidentally, I contacted JICA Shikoku Official Development Assistance (ODA) organization, the Labor Ministry in Tokyo, the inspector chief of the Immigration Bureau, JITCO (Japan International Training Cooperation) that supplies skill acquisition training to foreigners, to confirm employment opportunities for African populations to the Japanese work environment.

However, none of their response confirmed employment opportunities for Africans, but only Filipinos and Indonesians are permitted to work as nurses or helpers in Japan based on the economic partnership agreement (EPA) which promotes agreement between developing countries and Japan.

So how can Africans get jobs in Japan? JICA told me organization called JANIC or AJF (Africa Japan Forum) may allow me to speak to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. So I asked Mr. Saitoo at AJF, and he sent me an application to attend the conference between Foreign minister and NGOs on December 9th 2013.

When our NGO attends the conference, we will submit a petition to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to provide accessible employment opportunities for Africans as promised. If you are an African who wants work opportunities in Japanese firms, you are advised to send email to info@swacin.com with your name, contact or mobile, and the name of your organization with a title, ‘Voicing Employment for Africans.’ If you can write a letter to the Ministry, you may also download the sample letter from http://www.swacin.com

Our African sisters and brothers! Please PAY ATTENTION! Your voice to support our NGO will help us to voice our message LOUDER to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

SWACIN
tel: 010 408 520 9806
tel: +81 090 1173 9378
fax:+81 886 96 5418
https://www.facebook.com/Swacin
http://www.swacin.com

Comments

lydiagcallano's picture

Bless you, Hideko!

I am happy for our African sisters and brothers for they have a crusader in you, Hideko. May your efforts bear fruit for their sake.

This program of Japan has given job opportunities for my countrymen/women who are dedicated, loyal, industrious, humble, resilient and teachable. I say thank you on their behalf.

Ma. Lydia G. Callano
Iloilo, Philippines
+63 33 3158137 or 5138830

Hideko N.'s picture

Bless your heart

Oh sister, bless your heart. I call you sister because you speak on behalf of voiceless. I was startled to see the problem in Japan after years of absence from overseas. Elderly are everywhere! How youth are over-protected but weak! How youths in Nigeria are strong without work! I feel so privileged to see all levels of society and do the needful. We are proud of our work to voice to represent the vulnerable populations of all kinds.

Hideko N.
SWACIN
http://www.swacin.com
https://www.facebook.com/Swacin
info@swacin.com

lydiagcallano's picture

AWESOME WOMAN!

Words are not enough to express my admiration of your strength and iron will, Hideko. You are an inspiration and a living example of perseverance, long suffering, determination, selflessness and altruism. You have suffered intensely under an abusive partner for many years but you show no bitterness and grudge in your heart.

I understand that you still have your daughter in Nigeria. She is a very important motivator to return to Nigeria. I support your decision to fight for the custody of your child. You are the deserving parent and not the other party and his family for they are not good influence to your kid. Go! Go! Go! Sister! Get her back!

As a special note and a consolation for you, I can relate with your story. I also had a Nigerian partner when I was 17-19 years.I was not a Christian at that time but I knew that our relationship was wrong. He made me do things against my will. On two or three instances, he nearly beat me up because I was resisting and speaking my mind.

I have observed the abuses and manipulations by other Nigerians' with their Filipina girlfriends. That is why I came to a point of pre-judging Black Africans as violent and taking advantage of women. Since 1986, I have not interacted with any of them even Black Americans and so I cannot tell what I think about them now. As a Christian, however, I have learned to forgive and swept the sad memories under the rug. Life must go on....

Ma. Lydia G. Callano
Iloilo, Philippines
+63 33 3158137 or 5138830

Hideko N.'s picture

You are sharing tears with

You are sharing tears with me. My heart is torn with pain, the pain that you felt with your partner. I am soaked with tears. My lips are numb. You know that I saw hell. A pure hell. But when you read this you see why I have so much compassion for Nigerians both men and women. http://worldpulse.com/node/70201

You can even see why men are violent too. It is not to say they are right but many live in quick sand hell, where they can never get out. This makes me cry. It is not me but let God to be credited, if anything good is coming from me. I am extremely hornored and to know your experience.

My daughter is brilliant, just like your child who makes good grades under tension. Regards to your child.

Hideko N.
http://www.swacin.com
https://www.facebook.com/Swacin
email: info@swacin.com

fidelity's picture

congratulation

hi,
it is a great opportunity for our brothers and sister in Africa. i congratulate you for all you plan to do and we offer our support. we shall encourage many to send their contacts.
regards
fidelis

fidelis

Hideko N.'s picture

PLEASE DO SO

Thank you, Fidelity, I look forward to working with you! I will post sample letter on our web site, http://www.swacin.com If you have any problem, just let me know. We will do all we can to get you employment. God bless!

Hideko N.
http://www.swacin.com
https://www.facebook.com/Swacin
info@swacin.com

PRINCESSE MULUZINYERE's picture

merci!

merci pour cette opportinuté madame! ça m'interesse beaucoup madame mais c'est japon qu'on y ira travailler?
merci! alors comment y postuler? en envoyant la lettre j'affronte des difficultés d'envoi, si non le message retourne!
soit benis!

Princesse

Hideko N.'s picture

Envoyez-moi votre adresse

Envoyez-moi votre adresse e-mail à notre adresse e-mail, info@swacin.com alors je vais vous envoyer notre lettre d'échantillon. Si passer que ce soit comme la volonté de Dieu. Hideko N.

Hideko N.'s picture

Envoyez-moi votre adresse

Envoyez-moi votre adresse e-mail à notre adresse e-mail, info@swacin.com alors je vais vous envoyer notre lettre d'échantillon. Si passer que ce soit comme la volonté de Dieu. Hideko N.

BUHENDWA NEEMA's picture

bonjour!!

bien de vous lire,je ne cesse de dire "que notre bon Dieu vous accord une long vie"
cella car vous etez trés simphatiser par les problèmes des africains,mais chez nous en rd congo,un bon nombre des jeunes ont la forces mais sans emploi,avec des diplômes gardé dans des valise,mais une population des vieux avec emploi et sans passion;je vous solicité a penser aussi aux jeunes congolais une fois paricipé dans cette conference.merci et courage.

neema

Hideko N.'s picture

Cher Neema, Je suis

Cher Neema,
Je suis compatissante, parce que j'ai vécu ce que vous traversez au Nigeria. Si je n'ai pas vécu l'horreur à l'état d'Akwa Ibom, je n'écris pas pour vous cela comme. Une chose que vous voulez garder l'esprit. Je suis heureux d'avoir ma langue traduite avec le traducteur Google afin que vous saurez ce que je veux vous dire. Population japonaise en général ne parlera pas beaucoup langue étrangère. Si vous travaillez pour des entreprises japonaises, vous avez besoin d'apprendre le japonais ou en anglais. Amour, Hideko

BUHENDWA NEEMA's picture

bien à vous;

trés cher HIDEKO
je suis aussis heureuse de ce google de taduction,car sa me permé de tout taduire;je compte aussi faire de formation d'anglais.dans les mois qui suives;
chance à vous et à tes activités;je ne cesse de dire que Dieu vous comble une long vie.
merci!!

neema

FAIDA KYALONDAWA's picture

bonjour

salut,merci maman pour cette opportunité offerte.je viens de vous lire vraiment c'est très impressionnant, car nous les jeunes filles nous sommes beaucoup plus intéresser.je ne peux que vous souhaitez bon courrage et que Dieu vous benisse dans ce que vous faites.bonne journée

faida

Hideko N.'s picture

Salut Faida,

Bonjour merci pour le suivi de ce que je fais. Nous manquons d'infirmières au Japon. J'espère que vous m'envoyez et agir ensemble.

Hideko N.
SWACIN
http://www.swacin.com
https://www.facebook.com/Swacin
email: info@swacin.com

BENEDICTE BULANGALIRE's picture

merci beaucoup madame pour

merci beaucoup madame pour votre soutien que Dieu vous benisse

Bénédicte Bulangalire

Hideko N.'s picture

Je suis heureux si je peux

Je suis heureux si je peux être d'aucune aide. Vous contribuez également à notre organisation pour être utile. Hideko N.

MWAMINI's picture

Salut Madame Hideko N, suis

Salut Madame Hideko N, suis très ravie de cette opportinuté offerte aux africains et qui cadre encore avec notre curciss
sur ce, je me porte aussi candidate à cette offre mais je me trouve en difficulté de remplir la grille indiquée.comment y postuler?

j'enttends votre replique.

Que Dieu vous bénisse.
mwaminievelyne@gmail.com

Evelyne

Hideko N.'s picture

Pourriez-vous me dire ce qui

Pourriez-vous me dire ce qui est si difficile? S'agit-il de la langue? S'il vous plaît écrivez-moi à nouveau à mon adresse e-mail à info@swacin.com

Merci et que Dieu vous bénisse
Hideko

BUHENDWA NEEMA's picture

bonjour

cette offre sera realisable à quelle moment??nous attendons toujours,car je sais que les congolais "es" seront aussi selectionnés
merci pour tout offres en lisa tes article ,je suis trés interessé avec tes activités,D ieu sait!!

neema

Hideko N.'s picture

Cher Neema, L'emploi n'est

Cher Neema,
L'emploi n'est pas encore disponible. Premièrement, nous devons faire appel au gouvernement. Le gouvernement japonais ne fait pas en fonction de leur promesse. Donc, j'ai besoin que vous me faites parvenir une lettre. Dans la lettre que vous devriez dire: «Nous sommes d'accord avec SWACIN" avec votre signature. C'est tout. Love, Hideko N.

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