Disaster Information

Disaster Information and Preparation Guide

 

We provide information on Toyama Prefecture’s disaster prevention and preparation specifically for our foreign residents!  

 

BOUSAI RADIO

We produce a radio program in four languages to promote disaster preparation awareness.

BOUSAI RADIO (4 languages) Broadcasting Schedule

FM Toyama 82.7 MHz
May - February
Every First Saturday, 9:55-10:00p.m. (Chinese and Simple Japanese)
Every Third Saturday, 9:55-10:00p.m. (English and Portuguese)

You can also listen to the podcast! - FM TOYAMA PODCASTING

 

Air Date

Languages

Topics

May 4

  Simple Japanese; Chinese

Introduction to disaster preparation

May 18

  English; Portuguese

June 1

  Simple Japanese; Chinese

Severe rain (preparing and responding to rain)

June 15

  English; Portuguese

July 6

  Simple Japanese; Chinese

Bosai kunren (disaster preparation training)

July 20

  English; Portuguese

August 3

  Simple Japanese; Chinese

Typhoons (preparing and responding)

August 17

  English; Portuguese

September 7

  Simple Japanese; Chinese

Preparing for emergencies

September 21

  English; Portuguese

October 5

  Simple Japanese; Chinese

Fire (preventing and responding)

October 19

  English; Portuguese

November 2

  Simple Japanese; Chinese

Snow and ice (knowing hazards and responding)

November 16

  English; Portuguese

December 7

  Simple Japanese; Chinese

Preparing and responding to earthquakes

December 21

  English; Portuguese

January 4

  Simple Japanese; Chinese

Yorimawari-nami (sudden waves unique to Toyama)

January 18

  English; Portuguese

February 1

  Simple Japanese; Chinese

Avalanches

February 15

  English; Portuguese