The government’s five-year program aimed at preventing of repeat criminal offenses was adopted at the cabinet meeting on December 15th, 2017. The program promotes cooperation with social business approaches.
Ⅱ Policy Requiring Attention
Article 2 Effort to create work opportunities and accommodation（Re: Promotion Law Article 12, 14, 15, 16, 21）
⑦ Work opportunities between regular work and welfare support
c．Cooperation with social business
With the cooperation of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries and the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, the Ministry of Justice promotes cooperation with social business to appeal to corporations and organizations to employ people released from prison. The target corporations and organizations are ones that try to solve social and regional issues such as care and welfare services for senior citizens and disabled people, support for homeless people and youth unemployment support.
【Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry】
The government appreciates the patient efforts that Human Harbor Fukuoka and Human Harbor Osaka have been making to help prevent repeat criminal offenses by facilitating social business. This stipulation is revolutionary.
SBRC is going to help with the incubation of Yunus social business start-ups to solve social issues.