I see that many things had happened before Japan became as it is today!
It is reassuring to know that many efforts are made in Japan!
That's right. Japan is closer to a society with equality for men and women
than before but there still remains many problems. Do you know any of them?
Current problems... I remember watching a TV news feature about difficulty
in getting a job.
I just thought then it's tough for university graduates to find jobs but
actually it's a problem that we must face in a few years.
That's right. This problem certainly has some bearing on you.
I am getting anxious about whether I can get the future I want. I just
thought of going on to higher education and getting a job I want but no
To get the future you want, you need to understand the problems occurring
in the society and think about how they can be solved.
Now then! Next, we will think about your future.
■■There are the following social problems that have a bearing on your future:
We will learn about problems that you encounter when you try to get a job.
We will discuss the employment situation of women, reasons why women are
at a disadvantage in work, and global comparison to find differences between
Japan and other countries. Some topics about expanding your views in getting
a job are also covered.
We will learn about problems that you encounter when you work. We will
discuss problems suffered by female managers and social problems such as
sexual harassments and harassments in the workplace to discover why they
occur and what to do when you actually encounter them.
We will learn about problems that you encounter when you get married and
have a baby while you work. We will discuss current problems about marriage
and other problems such as pregnancy discrimination when you get pregnant
and have a baby. The government's efforts for child care help such as decreasing
the number of children waiting to get into publicly certified nursery schools
are also covered.
After you learn about the problems that you will encounter, we will discuss
what to do to get the future you want. You can also check and review what
you have learned on this Web site.
So many problems! I thought I can just graduate from college, get a job,
and become a mother and not any more. Actually, it is not going to be as
easy as that.
That's right. There sure are many problems to think about. To solve these
problems, not only the government needs to take appropriate measures but
also you need to change yourself. We will be happy if this Web site serves
as an opportunity in bringing positive changes to your mind.
In the past and at present, there were and are many problems that must
be solved. I now understand it's not very easy to get the future that I
picture in my mind. To do so, I thought it is important to know more about
problems that are occurring at present. I need to watch more news and read
Now let's review about this theme! You can check your understanding about
the topics covered under this theme. Put a checkmark in the statements
that are true for you. Something good may happen if you successfully understand
all of them!
Wow! This key is what?
This is the key that leads to you guys a shining future.
If you put in the hands of four key after, you should find a kit answer
sought by you guys.
Now, let's open the next door using the key!
■■The following describes "about the difference between the men and
women of the employment rate." Click on the door!■■