Last updated: 24 february, 2010 - 16:03 GMT

MyWorld entry: Latinos in Japan

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MyWorld Entry: The Nikkei-jin- Latinos in Japan

In this enlightening entry from Tokyo, Erick Paiva Nouchi sheds light on Japan's South American community - the third largest immigrant community in the country. South Americans like Erick's parents moved to the country in the 1980s to find work but are now facing high unemployment and being asked to leave by the Japanese government.


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