To conduct international, interdisciplinary surveys, research and education on various issues related to the aging of society with the decline in the birthrate, and to share the results of its surveys and research with a wider society.

To identify the ways by which people would lead healthy active lives lifelong through making proposals based on the concept of “productive aging”.

Major Funding Sources

Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.
Supporting companies.

Recent Major Activities / Programs

PR and educational activities through our journals and website
The International Comparison Study on Death and Dying in Place
”A Profile of Older Japanese 2012” Project

Past major activities / programs

Research Activities:
Symposiums & Seminars:
International Relationship:

Key Staff

President: (Mr.) Yasuyuki Takai

Director: (Mr.) Ichiro Nakamura

Advisor: (Mr.) Shinichi Ogami

Operation Director: (Ms.) Mamiko Fukuhara

International and Communication Lead: (Ms.) Nami Negoro

Administrative Assistant: (Ms.) Atsuko Tachibana

Visiting Researcher: Dr. Shinji Hattori, Dr. Daisuke Watanabe, Dr. Taeko Nakashima, Dr. Shino Sawaoka, Dr. Yoshiko Yamada and Mr. Toru Saito

Contact information

KDX Nishishinbashi Buildeing 6th Foor, 3-3-1, Nishishinnbashi, Minato-ku,Tokyo, 105-8446 Japan.
Fax: 81-3-5470-6763



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