Reconsider this summer’s Olympic and Paralympic games

  title={Reconsider this summer’s Olympic and Paralympic games},
  author={Kazuki Shimizu and Devi Sridhar and Kiyosu Taniguchi and Kenjiro Shibuya},
Serious questions remain about managing the games safely 

Redesigning the Games? The 2020 Olympic Games, Playbooks and new sports event risk management tools

More than a year into the pandemic, scholars and practitioners have highlighted several of the organizational implications of coronavirus-disease 2019 (COVID-19) on worldwide cultural festivals and...

When ‘the show’ cannot go on: An investigation into sports mega-events and responses during the pandemic crisis

This article examines the relationship between sports mega-events and the coronavirus disease-2019 pandemic. Focusing primarily on the 2020 Summer Olympics and Union of European Football Associations

FIFA World Cup 2022: What can we learn from the inspiring Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games held in COVID-19 times?

Preparation for the FIFA World Cup 2022 (WC2022) comes in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic. This study aims were to (i) provide a brief overview of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic games in the

R.I.P. 2020: Universal Spiritual Renewal Through Noise

In a world interrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, our society will never be the same as before and there is a sense that change is necessary in order to overcome the crisis. This feeling is grappled

Assessment of Traffic Accidents in Japan during the COVID-19 Pandemic vs. Previous Years: A Preliminary Report

Beginning in April 2020, social distancing measures were implemented to mitigate the COVID-19 pandemic in Japan. We assessed whether traffic accident rates had decreased from April 2020 to December

A SWOT Analysis of the Guidelines on Prevention of HIV/AIDS in Japan in the Context of COVID-19

  • K. Shimizu
  • Medicine, Political Science
    Infectious disease reports
  • 2021
Content analysis was performed to examine the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats of the guidelines in the context of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, thus aiming to promote discussions on the guideline itself and the national HIV/AIDS strategy in Japan in the years ahead.

Financial and Non-financial Conflicts of Interest Among the Japanese Government Advisory Board Members Concerning Coronavirus Disease 2019

It is found that the Japanese government COVID-19 advisory board had financial and non-financial COI with pharmaceutical companies and the government and had no policies for managing COI among advisory board members.