A record document on Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami published by JRCS Fukushima Chapter

2015/05/15

The Japanese Red Cross Society (JRCS) Fukushima Chapter has published “Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami – Record Document of Fukushima –“(only in Japanese). The JRCS Fukushima Chapter, Fukushima Red Cross Hospital and Japanese Red Cross Fukushima Blood Center provided relief activities amid the confusion shortly after the onset of the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami and the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident (Fukushima Daiichi accident). They are still continuing to provide assistance for revitalization in Fukushima Prefecture four years after the disaster. This record contains the details of those activities and notes written by the staff living in Fukushima and tells about the staff and Red Cross volunteers who are also the survivors of the disaster working very hard. The record is available for downloading from the links below.
Many people are still forced to live under evacuation conditions within or outside of Fukushima Prefecture. The JRCS will continue to provide assistance for the revitalization in cooperation with local governments in the affected area.

“Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami – Record Document of Fukushima –“
 All pages [PDF/63MB]

Contents:
- On the Publication of the Record Document
- Relief Activities of the JRCS as seen in photographs
- Chapter 1 Overview of the GEJET*
- Chapter 2 Establishment of the Headquarters of Disaster Control (HDC) and Its Activities
- Chapter 3 Deployment of Medical Relief Teams
- Chapter 4 Relief Supplies
- Chapter 5 Gienkin (Cash grant scheme)
- Chapter 6 Red Cross Volunteer Activities
- Chapter 7 Summary of Disaster Relief Activities of the GEJET
- Chapter 8 Recovery Assistance Program
- Chapter 9 Notes
- Data
* Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami

Downloading of each chapter:


You can download each chapter by clicking on the title. (only in Japanese)

Front cover/Back cover [PDF/1MB]

On the Publication of the Record Document/Relief Activities of the JRCS as seen in photographs/Contents [PDF/9MB]…………………………………………………… Pages 2-18
This part contains: Remarks by the President of the JRCS Fukushima Chapter, Secretary General of the chapter, Director General of the Fukushima Red Cross Hospital and Director General of the JRC Fukushima Blood Center; photographs showing the medical relief activities, response to the Fukushima Daiichi accident, assistance activities during the survivors’ temporary entry program to the restricted area, psychosocial care and Red Cross volunteer activities; and contents.

Chapter 1 Overview of the GEJET [PDF/13MB]…………………………………… Pages 20-41
This chapter describes the earthquake and tsunami in Fukushima Prefecture, the Fukushima Daiichi accident, the evacuation and the damage.

Chapter 2 Establishment of the Headquarters of Disaster Control (HDC) and Its Activities [PDF/10MB]………………………………………………………………………………… Pages 44-95
This chapter describes how each headquarters of disaster control at the JRCS Fukushima Chapter, Fukushima Red Cross Hospital and JRC Fukushima Blood Center responded to the disaster.

Chapter 3 Deployment of Medical Relief Teams [PDF/15MB]…………………… Pages 98-137
This chapter describes the deployment of the JRCS Fukushima Chapter relief teams and psychosocial care activities by the chapter, etc.

Chapter 4 Relief Supplies [PDF/845KB]……………………………………………… Pages 140-141
This chapter describes how information was gathered and relief supplies were procured and delivered.

Chapter 5 Gienkin (Cash grant scheme) [PDF/1MB]……………………………… Pages 144-150
This chapter describes how gienkin was appealed for and distributed.

Chapter 6 Red Cross Volunteer Activities [PDF/4MB]……………………………… Pages 152-199
This chapter describes the activities of Red Cross disaster preparedness volunteers and Red Cross Volunteer Corps in communities of Fukushima Prefecture.

Chapter 7 Summary of Disaster Relief Activities of the GEJET [PDF/307KB] Pages 202-207
This chapter describes the summary of the relief activities conducted by the JRCS Fukushima Chapter.

Chapter 8 Recovery Assistance Program [PDF/2MB]……………………………… Pages 210-220
This chapter describes the details of the recovery assistance program by the JRCS Headquarters and JRCS Fukushima Chapter.

Chapter 9 Notes [PDF/2MB]……………………………………………………………… Pages 222-289
This chapter contains notes written by the staff of the JRCS Fukushima Chapter, Fukushima Red Cross Hospital and JRC Fukushima Blood Center.

Data [PDF/780KB]…………………………………………………………………………… Pages 292-322
This part contains data about the relief activities provided by the JRCS relief teams and JRCS DMATs, and also the editor’s note.