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February  , 2019
Disaster Prevention Email Service Mamoru-kun Begins Operation of Easy Japanese, Chinese, and Korean Versions

Disaster Prevention Email Service Mamoru-kun Begins Operation of Easy Japanese, Chinese, and Korean Versions

The English language version of Disaster Prevention Mamoru-kun, an email service that delivers disaster-related information such as weather updates for foreigners living in Fukuoka Prefecture, has been in operation since 2006.
Because of the increase of foreigners living in the area, Disaster Prevention Mamoru-kun has expanded that service to included Easy Japanese, Chinese, and Korean versions in order to reach more users. Please register to learn how to prepare for potential disasters.

Summary of Disaster Prevention Email Mamoru-kun:
Supported Languages: English, Easy Japanese*, Chinese, Korean
Main Features:
(1) Notification of disaster prevention weather information such as earthquakes, tsunami, typhoons, and heavy rain
(2) Notification of safety information at the time of disaster
(3) Notification of evacuation advisory from the local government
*Weather information available on website
Registration Fees: Free


【Email registration available for each language via QR code or link 】
<English>

Disaster Prevention Email Service Mamoru-kun English Version (Opens in New Window)


<Easy Japanese>

Disaster Prevention Email Service Mamoru-kun Easy Japanese Version (Opens in New Window)


<Chinese>

Disaster Prevention Email Service Mamoru-kun Chinese Version (Opens in New Window)


<Korean>

Disaster Prevention Email Service Mamoru-kun Korean Version (Opens in New Window)


*What is 'Easy Japanese?'
 ・Simpler than ordinary Japanese, it is easier for foreigners to understand.
・By using easy-to-understand Japanese with disaster-related information in times of peace,
 it has the advantage of making it easier to understand Japanese used in the event of an actual disaster.

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Registration of Disaster Prevention Mail Distribution System (English)

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