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Multilingual Emergency Preparedness Videos For Fukuoka

Fukuoka City has produced a series of videos with emergency preparedness information on natural disasters including earthquakes, tsunami, typhoon, and floods. The videos can be seen online with a multilingual (English, Chinese, Korean, Japanese) subtitles. For Earthquakes/ Tsunami: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCLdYsfmCpk&feature=player_embedded#at=10 For … Continue reading

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Hail Warning Issued for Fukuoka

The Fukuoka meteorological observatory announced today (Apr. 18) that it will become quite cold tonight until tomorrow noon. There will be heavy rain, lightning strikes, and even hail. Tomorrow’s temperature is expected to be Low: 9℃, High: 14℃ – take … Continue reading

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Walk for Tohoku (in Ohori Park 4/24)

Join us on April 24, 2011, at Walk for Tohoku to raise and maintain awareness of the post-tsunami devastation and the relief and rebuilding efforts, and to provide the people of Tohoku with comfort, strength and hope while they go … Continue reading

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Information for Canadian Residents in Japan

The following is  a bulletin from the Consular Section, Embassy of Canada Tokyo, Japan and should be of interest to all Canadians residing in Japan.  – – – Dear Canadian, We all recognize the enormous impact the March 11 earthquake, tsunami and … Continue reading

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♥ Japan – DJ Fundraiser Event

WHAT: ♥ Japan is an all-mix event put on by Lakeshore Driving and friends. There will be live music, DJs, and video installations/VJs. WHY: ♥ Japan is a charity event to raise money for the sur vivors of March 11 … Continue reading

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Cooking Charity Event on April 16

FOSA (Fukuoka Overseas Students Association) will have an international food bazaar at ACROS park this coming Saturday. The profit will go for charity (Tohoku Earthquake & Tsunami) 100%. https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=155317981199141

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Volunteers wanted at Udon no West

“Udon no West” the Fukuoka-based noodle restaurant chain announced that they will donate the entire sales from all of their the shops on Apr. 11 (Mon.) to Japanese Red Cross. They are also asking for one-day volunteer workers to support … Continue reading

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