GoHoo is managed by the Watchdog for Accuracy in News-reporting, Japan (WANJ). The voluntary endeavor of a lawyer, WANJ was founded in March, 2012 with the intention of creating the present website. This company acquired legal counsel in November, 2012.
We are a third-party private group unaffiliated with any mass media entity in Japan, and working independently to improve the accuracy and accountability of the media.
Hitofumi Yanai (Founder)
-Former Sankei Shimbun reporter turned lawyer (Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association).
-Resoul Corporation Representative Director; President of Social Entrepreneur School, Social Entrepreneurship Forum Partners (Specialty: HR, management consulting, and entrepreneurship).
We currently have a total of five staff and numerous volunteer co-workers and collaborators.
Hirata Building, 1st Floor, Number 2 Nibancho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 102-0084