Karine Jean-Pierre
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The certificates don't confer all the rights of marriage but represent a step forward, activists say.

November 01 2022 4:44 PM

Tokyo has proposed offering certificates to same-sex couples that would give them access to privileges now denied them.

May 11 2022 2:30 PM

Japan is the only G7 country that does not recognize same-sex marriages.

December 08 2021 1:47 PM

Activists and community members rallied in Tokyo as the world's eyes turn to Japan.

1:08 PM

The Summer Olympics are set to begin July 23 in Tokyo.

February 01 2021 3:45 PM