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​AMDA Emergency Report #6 – Hokkaido Earthquake Emergency Relief

Publication date:2018-09-18
(12th September report)

The two AMDA coordinators began a field survey of medical needs in the affected areas on 11th September. After visiting the Abiracho Town Hall, they participated in a meeting with an administrative group of various medical institutions that is active in Abiracho, Atsumacho and Mukawacho. Additionally, it was decided that two more nurses are to be dispatched – one on 12th and the other on 14th September.

As of 12:00pm on 12th September, there are 1,590 evacuees in Hokkaido Prefecture, more than 80% of whom are within the three previously mentioned towns. The vast majority of households in Atsumacho and more than half of households in Abiracho have no running water.
    •  Emergency Relief
    •  GPSP Multi-National Medical Mission (Peace Building)
    •  Japan
    •  2018