Foreign Elderly Benefits (外国人高齢者給付金)

Countries: 
Japan
Implemented by: 
Health and Welfare Bureau, Fukuoka City Municipal Government
Relevant MIPAA Issues: 
I-6 (Eradication of poverty)
I-7 (Income security, social protection/social security and poverty prevention)
Description: 

This benefit is provided to foreign elders living in Fukuoka City as they cannot join the national pension system and are in a state of receiving no pension. JPY 10,000 is paid monthly.