Inside Japan’s growing ‘lonely death’ clean-up service

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  • CNN published this video item, entitled “Inside Japan’s growing ‘lonely death’ clean-up service” – below is their description.

    In Japan, loneliness has become a serious problem, and there are increased ‘lonely deaths’ — where people die alone and remain undiscovered for a long time. CNN’s Blake Essig reports.

    Getting help around the world: For support outside of the US, a worldwide directory of resources and international hotlines is provided by the International Association for Suicide Prevention (https://www.iasp.info/resources/Crisis_Centres).

    You can also turn to Befrienders Worldwide (https://www.befrienders.org/need-to-talk).

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    In This Story: Japan

    Japan is an island country in East Asia located in the northwest Pacific Ocean. Part of the Pacific Ring of Fire, Japan comprises an archipelago of 6,852 islands covering 377,975 square kilometers (145,937 sq mi); the country’s five main islands, from north to south, are Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu, and Okinawa. Tokyo is Japan’s capital and largest city.

    Japan is divided into 47 administrative prefectures and eight traditional regions. The Greater Tokyo Area is the most populous metropolitan area in the world, with more than 37.4 million residents.

    Japan is a great power and a member of numerous international organizations, including the United Nations (since 1956), the OECD, and the G7. Japan is a leader in the automotive and electronics industries.

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