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BT0072 Minamisanriku Town

[Lecture] "How reconstruction from a disaster should be approached; Physical damage and psychological wounds from disasters."

Contents/ Itinerary for BOSAI Tourism

A lecture about how recovery after a disaster should be approached. Also, think about physical and psychological damage from the disaster.
Contents (90, 120 minutes)
1. A summary of the disaster and preparation before the disaster.
2. Psychological wounds immediately after the disaster and how recovery from a disaster should be approached.
3. Necessity of collecting information and site-based reconstruction.
4. Procurement of facilities and goods.
5. Ascertainment of someone's safety and recovery of school function
7. Mental health care for children (whereabouts after school)
8. Spreading information of reconstruction
* Explain about the real situation of the disaster in detail in 1 section, in the case of 120 minutes.

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

There is a lot of physical reconstruction after a large-scale disaster. However, psychological wounds from disasters can become an unthinkable obstacle . What seems like a trivial issue may become a bigger problem later and it can make reconstruction difficult in some cases. Therefore, staying close to victims and giving them support to aid them in feeling safe during reconstruction is essential.

Minimum capacity

More than 10 people. Negotiable in the case of less than 10.

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 arrange the venue. Cover of travel expenses and accommodation if it is needed. Document charge: 150 yen per person. Negotiable in other potential costs.

Required time for BOSAI Tourism Contents

60 to 90 minutes (concentrate on the only reconstruction), 120 minutes (including the contents of disaster and preparation for disaster)

Disaster Categories

Tsunami / All disasters

Disaster phases of the contents

Aftermath of a disaster (72 hours) / Emergency restoration /Reconstruction / All


Other (People concerned about disaster prevention.)

How to implement BOSAI Tourism Contents


Organization Names

Atsushi Asokawa


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