Online Emergency Phrase Card For Foreign Visitors



Online emergency phrase card for foreign visitors

Officials in Ehime Prefecture, western Japan, have made emergency phrase cards in 6 languages -- English, Indonesian, Chinese, Spanish, Korean, and Portuguese.

Non-Japanese speakers can point to the phrases on the card when they need help in an emergency.



The cards can be downloaded from the website of the Ehime Prefecture International Center:
http://www.epic.or.jp/kurasu/disaster.html

For Vietnamese speakers, the Kobe International Center for Cooperation and Communication has a similar card on its website:
www.kicc.jp/kicc/guide/bosai/pdf/A.pdf