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2019 Emergency Response to Saga Heavy Rains

2019 Saga Heavy Rains
Heavy rain lashed northern areas of the Kyushu region on August 27, causing floods in many places. HuMA immediately sent an assessment team on August 30th. In the result of the assessment, starting from the 31st, we dispatched the medical staff in Omachi, Saga Prefecture where residential areas and farmland are seen flooded.

<2019 Saga Heavy Rains LATEST UPDATE>
FOLLOW UP TEAM
Period: December 25, 2019
Members: Total of 2 - Nurse(2), Logistician (1)

This is the last regular visit. We are considering an evaluation survey on HuMA's support activity in the summer of 2020 (about one year after the disaster).

FOLLOW UP TEAM
Period: November 13, 2019
Members: Total of 2 - Nurse(2), Logistician (1)

The evacuation centers have been closed and the disaster areas are being reconstructed, but there seems to be still much we can do, such as cooperation in organizing records at the time of disaster, and more.

FOLLOW UP TEAM
Period: October 15, 2019
Members: Total of 2 - Nurse(2), Logistician (1)

HuMA visited in Saga again. Two months have passed since the disaster occured, and the number of evacuees had decreased. All external support organizations withdrawed as of today; this means that the administration would be forced to have a more busy time. To decrease the burden of fatigue, we will continue to provide support.

MEDICAL TEAM
Period: September 19 - September 22, 2019
Members: Total of 4 - Doctor(1), Nurse(2), Logistician (1)

Due to the typhoon coming on the weekend, we dispatched medical members again to prepare for acceptance in anticipation of an increase in the number of evacuees. Also, we visited and check the elderlies who live alone.

ASSESSMENT and MEDICAL TEAM
Period: August 30 - September 12, 2019
Members: Total of 9 - Doctor(3), Nurse(3), Logistician (2), Public Health Nurse (1)

 2019.09.12 After providing extensive assistance in the areas affected by heavy rain, our last medical team returned home safely. Thank you very much for all of your support. However, our disaster relief is ongoing; we will regularly provide support on weekends. Please continuously cooperate with us!
2019.09.04 We continue to support victims and local medical and public administration staff...
2019.09.01 Cardboard beds arrived to the evacuation center. A boy helped us to build cardboard beds. He trys to help others, even he is staying in the evacuation center, too.
2019.08.31 There are a lot of dirty oil on the road...

WE NEED YOUR HELP!

Many victims need medical assistance! HuMA also support local supporters such as government and public health nurses who work for evacuees and who are also suffers in the disaster. Our disaster relief is ongoing; we will regularly provide support on weekends. Please continuously cooperate with us!

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2) Donation through a Bank Transfer
Donation Bank Account 1
Name of Bank: Japan Post Bank
Branch: Head Office
Bank Address: 3-2 Kasumigaseki 1 Chiyoda, Tokyo 100-8798 Japan
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Account Number: 00190-6-569149
Payee Name: NPO Humanitarian Medical Assistance (HuMA)
Payee Address: 1-24-1-308 Sangenjaya Setagaya, Tokyo 154-0024 Japan
Payee Phone: No +81-3-3413-7510


*Remittances in either USD or EUR can be made from overseas banks, via a designated intermediary bank.
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Donation Bank Account 2
Name of Bank: MIZUHO Bank
Bank Code: 0001
Branch: NEZU Branch, branch code 0235
Bank Address: 2-7-9 Sendagi Bunkyo, Tokyo113-0022 Japan
SWIFT Code: MHBKJPJT
Ordinary Account: No 8010278
Payee Name: Humanitarian Medical Assistance, Chairman of Board, Kazuhiko Maekawa
Payee Address: 1-24-1-308 Sangenjaya Setagaya, Tokyo 154-0024 Japan
Payee Phone: No +81-3-3413-7510

** Due to complicated procedures, we regret that we are unable to accept personal and bank checks.
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** Transfer fees will not be covered by HuMA.
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