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Recovery?: Reflecting on 1000 days.

Recovery?: Reflecting on 1000 days.

As I’ve been working on relief projects in various tsunami-hit communities across the affected areas in Iwate, Fukushima and Miyagi for well over two years already, the term of “復興 (‘fukkou’ = Recovery/Reconstruction)” is one that I’ve heard multiple times every single day. I visited a small “Recovery” shop near my work site today and picked up a half-dozen items […]

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Survey on Tokyo hazard vulnerability and preparation

Survey on Tokyo hazard vulnerability and preparation

Relief supplies for Minamisoma – During delivery by Rescue Japan Please fill in the Survey on tokyo hazard vulnerability and preparation This survey aims to gather information related to disaster preparedness from residents in Tokyo targeting 4 Wards (Edogawa, Koto, Meguro and Minato) It focuses on the following hazards Floods, Tropical storms and Typhoons, Water scarcity, Fire, Extreme heat, Extreme […]

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