Placeholder Image

字幕列表 影片播放

已審核 字幕已審核
  • The streets of Tokyo are still crowded with shoppers and commuters.


  • Apart from the masks, there are few signs here of the pandemic.


  • There has been no lock down, but don't be fooled.


  • Amid the glittering neon and jostling traffic for some, life amid the pandemic is becoming unbearable.


  • Since the pandemic began, this woman has tried to kill herself multiple times.


  • [From about this time last year I have been in and out of hospital many times, every month or so.]


  • [I tried many times, but I couldn't succeed, so now I guess I have given up trying to die.]


  • The young woman is now undergoing intensive counseling at this suicide prevention charity.


  • Its founder tells me since mid 2020 they have seen a dramatic increase in harrowing calls.

    其創辦人告訴我,自 2020 年中旬以來,他們接到的求救電話急劇增加。

  • [People call saying I want to die, I want to disappear, I have no place to go.]


  • [A girl I talked to the other day said she is getting sexually harassed by her father.]


  • [But because of Covid her father is not working so much and he is at home a lot, so there is no escape for her.]


  • In previous financial crises, such as the 2008 banking collapse, it has always been men, and particularly middle-aged men whose suicide rates have gone up dramatically.

    在以往的金融危機中,如 2008 年的金融海嘯,自殺率急劇上升的總是男性,尤其是中年男性。

  • But Covid seems to be completely different.

    但 Covid 似乎完全不同。

  • It is affecting young people, and young women are being hit the hardest.


  • In central Tokyo, darkened and shuttered restaurants and bars tell part of the story.


  • Experts say the rise in young female suicide is being driven by economics.


  • This pattern of female suicide is very, very unusual that I have never seen this much increase in my past career as a researcher on this topic.


  • The number of job losses among non permanent jobs are just so, so large, during over the last 6, 8 months,

    在過去的 6, 8 個月裡,在非正式員工的工作中,失業人數就是這麼多,這麼龐大。

  • Japan has been quite successful at controlling the Covid pandemic.

    日本已經相當成功地控制了 Covid 疫情,

  • But in the year since the virus arrived here more women have died from suicide have died from the virus itself.


  • Rupert Wingfield Hayes, BBC News in Tokyo.

    BBC 新聞的 Rupert Wingfield Hayes 在東京進行報導。

The streets of Tokyo are still crowded with shoppers and commuters.


已審核 字幕已審核

單字即點即查 點擊單字可以查詢單字解釋

B2 中高級 中文 東京 女性 女子 年輕 男性 流行病

疫情期間日本自殺率上升 - BBC News (Japan’s suicide rate rises during pandemic - BBC News)

  • 12788 572
    林宜悉 發佈於 2021 年 06 月 09 日