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  • A social network for isolated seniors
  • A social network for isolated seniors
    Masaaki Miyara ©
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A social network for isolated seniors

Japan’s ageing society is increasingly isolated. The number of people over 65 who live with their children dropped from 53% in 1980 to 18% in 2010. Now, 60-year-old first time entrepreneur Ikuo Minakata has created a social network to help quietly reconnect parents and children.

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