Online portal site for CSOs in Japan launched

Non-profit organization database system called NOPODAS has launched by JACO on December 1st 2008, and it covering the entire Japanese CSO sector, mainly public benefit corporation (PBC). The organizational search will be available this spring. Base information about each charity is provided from the records of the Charity Commission for Japan - and subsequently maintained and updated by the charities themselves using online editing tools that NOPODAS provide.
The URL ( http://www.nopodas.com/ ) will direct you to the NOPODAS database system (site is in Japanese). Click here ( report ) for more information.

Figure 1. Top page of the NOPODAS