For TIMOTHY SCHULTZ's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:
Much more than pyramids: Egypt builds the future
The Egyptian Embassy is easy to find in Tokyo. On a tree-lined street in Daikanyama, a grid of ornate metal...
Just Peoples is a leader in locally controlled change
Christey West is a co-founder of Just Peoples, a unique charity organization that allows donors to directly invest in small...
New technologies, pure science made in paradise
On the main island of Okinawa, a little-known graduate university has quietly become one of Japan’s most innovative institutions. To...
From music industry leader to director of TELL
Giles Duke’s first experience with the music industry of Japan occurred when he was a teenager living in Tokyo, back...
Bradley Busetto: Green investments, great returns
Of all the types of finance, green finance simply sounds … interesting. Perhaps it is the tension in the name:...
Gavin Dixon: changing organizations, and the world
In the corporate world, sustainability is one of the hottest topics and biggest goals. Unfortunately for most companies, it is...
James Yamanaka: One purpose, many changes
Every November for the last 22 years, Standard & Poor’s has released its Dow Jones Sustainability Indices. The DJSI is...
Kicking for inclusion: How soccer is helping homeless
When you see an adult soccer team practicing in Japan, you usually don’t pay much attention. They will be running...
Green frontiers: The sustainability mission in space
An earnest, 40-something executive leans forward, speaking into the tabletop microphone. The camera catches the flash in his eyes as...
Luke Date educates for collective climate impact
Five years ago, a Japanese college student participated in a beach cleanup in Chiba. As he squinted at the early...
Enterprising moms make a big impact by living small
Last year, at the weekly farmers market near Omotesando Station, two stars were born. Standing behind a booth stood two...
Azby Brown: Student of Japan’s sustainable past
Azby Brown is one of those energetic, curious Western intellectuals who come to Japan and become experts about a single...
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