#8December 9, 2018
Fukushima, Japan & Laos - Part 2
Facing Invisible Fears:
Fukushima Meets Laos
Iitate in Fukushima Prefecture is supposed to host athletes from Laos as part of a cultural exchange. The Lao athletes, however, are concerned about radiation that might be left over from the 2011 nuclear disaster. To address their worries, students from Iitate Middle School create a video analyzing the current situation in their village. Their video helps make an invisible issue easier to understand. The Lao Minister of Education and Sports visits Iitate. What will her impression be?