Archive for the Category: English

Money Withdrawal is available at a bank in which you do not have an account – 98

April 3, 2011 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 98th Translation Edition Money Withdrawal is available at a bank in which you do not have an account Money withdrawal service is going to be started for evacuees whose bank in which they have their bank account is not [Read More]

Regarding life and welfare loans – 97

April 3, 2011 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 97th Translation Edition Regarding life and welfare loans Households of disaster victims are eligible to receive loans of 100,000 yen or less (200,000 yen or less for households with deceased members or persons who need nursing care) for living [Read More]

How to make cloth sanitary napkin – 96

April 2, 2011 17:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 96th Translation Edition How to make cloth sanitary napkin Sanitary items are essential products for women. Until sufficient products will be provided, you would be able to make sanitary napkins by using absorbent cloth such as towel-cloth handkerchiefs, [Read More]

Raising Children under Emergency Situations “Mental Care” – 95

April 2, 2011 17:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 95th Translation Edition Raising Children under Emergency Situations “Mental Care” Children, like adults, are anxious. Please share your feelings together and make your child secured. ○ Your child might act childish like demanding attention, being selfish, bed-wetting, etc. [Read More]

Hot Line Service by Non-Japanese Languages – 94

April 2, 2011 17:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 94th Translation Edition Hot Line Service by Non-Japanese Languages Following organizations in disaster areas and international associations close to disaster areas are now offering the hot line service by non-Japanese languages. The available days and times are different [Read More]

Raising children for emergency situations “warmly watch over children” – 93

April 1, 2011 17:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 93rd Translation Edition Raising children for emergency situations “warmly watch over children” In high strained situations, parents with small children are pushing themselves to their limit and trying too hard. It is natural thing for babies to cry [Read More]

Tips for sleeping well in the temporary shelter – 92

April 1, 2011 17:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 92nd Translation Edition Tips for sleeping well in the temporary shelter Many evacuees may suffer from sleep deprivation, as they stay longer in the temporary shelter. In this case, trying the following tips could improve the quality of [Read More]

Regarding to procedure of re-entry permit for foreign students – 91

March 31, 2011 16:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 91st Translation Edition Regarding to procedure of re-entry permit for foreign students Ministry of Justice announced that the procedure for visa application is simplified for foreign students who departed Japan without obtaining re-entry permit. Certificate of Eligibility will not [Read More]

Volunteers in the disaster area – 90

March 30, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 90th Translation Edition Volunteers in the disaster area The Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) Peace Boat (located in Shinjuku, Tokyo) started sending volunteers to the disaster area. Operation details are preparing meals, helping at evacuation center, and clearing rubbles. Volunteer [Read More]

Free Phone Consultations by Attorneys – 89

March 30, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 89th Translation Edition Free Phone Consultations by Attorneys Free Phone Consultations are available with Attorneys for Certificate of Eligibility, job, salary and Home loan, etc. It is free consultation, but phone calls are charged to callers. There are [Read More]