When a country holds the Olympic Games, there’s often a big effort to clean up and redevelop key parts of the host city.
Tokyo’s homeless community have faced pressure to hide from sight during the Games.
The authorities have taken a tougher approach to homelessness since Japan won their bid to host the Summer Olympics back in 2013.
Reporter: Sofia Bettiza
Editor: Sofia Bettiza
Camera work: Documeme (Naoki Uchiyama, Itaru Matusi, Toru Kubota & Mayu Hirano)