Tag: 日本語

  • Sexuality Education: Nurturing Better Humans 性教育は人間を育てるための教育
    Sexuality Education: Nurturing Better Humans 性教育は人間を育てるための教育

    In the last part of the series, Rina highlights the important points of sexuality education and how it is part of human rights education. By Rina Minami / Translated by Hanae Matsumura Sexuality education is not just teaching about reproduction; it nurtures humanity. It covers a broad range of important topics such as building relationships […]

  • When Should We Start Sex Education for Children? いつから始める?子どもへの性教育
    When Should We Start Sex Education for Children? いつから始める?子どもへの性教育

    In the second of a three-part series on ‘Sex and Kids,’ Mina discusses when to start sex education for kids and how to introduce age-appropriate topics. By Mina Hashiguchi / Translated by Hanae Matsumura The idea of ‘Sex and Kids’ workshops was born in the autumn of 2020 when I was having a casual conversation […]

  • Preparing to Answer Kids’ Sex Questions 子どもから性に関する質問を受けたらどうしましょう?
    Preparing to Answer Kids’ Sex Questions 子どもから性に関する質問を受けたらどうしましょう?

    As the first of a three-month series on ‘sex and kids’ by three different experts running workshops on the topic, Aya shares her mindset change on sex education and importance of having this conversation with kids. By Aya Tanno / Translated by Hanae Matsumura Have you ever talked about sex at home with your partner […]

  • Gaining Self Confidence in a Foreign Land  自信のなかった私へ
    Gaining Self Confidence in a Foreign Land 自信のなかった私へ

    The transition to a new life in Bangkok caused anxiety and loss of confidence for Fumi. She recollects how she gained strength and self-confidence through school and volunteer communities. By Fumi Yasui / Translated by Chyi Lee​[日本語記事へ] During my two years of volunteering for BAMBI’s editing team, I have had the opportunity to meet many […]

  • When Traditional Culture Leads to New Opportunities
    When Traditional Culture Leads to New Opportunities

      Noriko Tsuboi has taught and performed the Japanese instrument Koto in the United States and Thailand. Here are her stories and hopes. By Noriko Tsuboi / Translated by Hanae Matsumura Looking back, I have spent almost half of my life away from my home country, Japan. Back when I was in Japan, my mother […]

  • READER’S CORNER: November 2020
    READER’S CORNER: November 2020

    Need some book recommendations for your child and for parents? Here are some titles picked by Kinokuniya for BAMBI families. (Japanese books follow the English titles. 日本語の本もお見逃しなく☆) For Kids Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone: MinaLima Edition Author: J.K. Rowling An irresistible new edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone created with ultra-talented designers […]