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BT0070 Minamisanriku Town

[Lecture] "To save precious lives"; protecting lives through challenges and teamwork.

Contents/ Itinerary for BOSAI Tourism

Lecture about protecting precious lives. Think about that challenges and teamwork that could save lives.
1. About your one and only life
2. Preparation for the tsunami before the Great East Japan Earthquake
3. Tsunami evacuation from the first wave after the earthquake
4. Teachers and children who lost their lives in Togura elementary school
5. What is important in order to save lives.
Venue: To be arranged by participants

What we want to tell through the experiences of BOSAI Tourism Contents

The loss of lives of those who had a strong connection with their community, has a large impact on the surrounding people. We must increase learning opportunities from our experiences and share the importance of having judgement skill and ability to take action to protect precious lives.

Minimum capacity

More than 10 people. Negotiable, in the case of fewer than 10 people.

Maximum capacity

Any number of people is acceptable. (However, please prepare a venue.)

Fee (Per person or per activity) for BOSAI Tourism Contents

Participants must organize a venue. You must also cover travel expenses and accommodation fee if it is needed. Document charge: 150 yen per person. Negotiable in other potential costs.

Required time for BOSAI Tourism Contents

45 minutes (elementary school lesson) 60 or 90 minutes (junior high/ high school lesson)

Disaster Categories

Tsunami / All disasters

Disaster phases of the contents

Disaster preparedness / Aftermath of a disaster (72 hours)


General / Elementary, junior high and high schools / Educators / Other (People concerned about disaster prevention.)

How to implement BOSAI Tourism Contents


Organization Names

Atsushi Asokawa


Tagajo City Board of Education(022-368-1141)