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Articles by Mina Watanabe

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Mina Watanabe is the director of the Women’s Active Museum on War and Peace (WAM) based in Tokyo. She has been campaigning internationally for the rights of survivors of Japan's military sexual slavery system and has written alternative reports for, as well as lobbied at, a range of UN human rights institutions. Her articles in English include “Passing on the history of ‘comfort women’: the experiences of a women’s museum in Japan,” Journal of Peace Education, Vol. 12, No. 3, 2015, “Japan’s military sexual slavery: Seeking reparations as on-going human rights violations.” S. Takahashi ed., Civil and Political Rights in Japan: A Tribute to Sir Nigel Rodley, Routledge, 2019, and "Nothing About Us Without Us: Recalling the strong voices of “comfort women” survivors."