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February 2020

[Japan] Masks delivered to 136 medical and welfare organizations in Japan in response to the Coronavirus outbreak

2020.2.26

The new coronavirus outbreak has spread not only in China, but has also spread throughout the world including Japan. In response to the spread of the infection in Japan, on the 21st of February, ARROWS made the decision to distribute stockpiled masks. On the 25th, 170,000 masks were shipped to medical institutions around the country. [...]

东京马拉松2020公益活动 只举办优秀长跑选手和优秀轮椅选手的竞赛

2020.2.21

由东京马拉松财团承办,定于3月1日开幕的东京马拉松2020.由于受新型冠状肺炎病毒(covid-19)在日本国内扩散的影响,决定取消一般选手参加,只举行专业优秀选手竞赛。 参加义捐的各位请在东京马拉松财团官方网页上,进一步确认。 ◉ 东京马拉松官方网页 给准备参加东京马拉松2020的选手的通知 https://www.marathon.tokyo/en/news/detail/images/0217_relase_runner_ch.pdf

It was announced that the Tokyo Marathon 2020 will be held only for the marathon elites and the wheelchair elites.

2020.2.19

The Tokyo Marathon 2020 will be held only for the marathon elites and the wheelchair elites due to the case of COVID-19 has been confirmed within Tokyo. Please kindly check the official website of the Tokyo Marathon 2020 for more information. ●TOKYO MARATHON 2020(English) •To the registered runners of the Tokyo Marathon 2020 https://www.marathon.tokyo/en/news/detail/news_001576.html •Cancellation [...]

[China] 1,000kg of emergency medical supplies to medical institutions in China to stop the Coronavirus outbreak

2020.2.5

In response to the spread of the new coronavirus infection in China, ARROWS, a flying medical emergency response group, transported approximately 1,000 kg of medical relief supplies to China on the 5th of February. One ARROWS staff member was in charge of transporting goods from Saga Airport to Shanghai Airport using Spring Airlines, and supplies [...]

[China] “Thank you to everyone in Japan”- Distribution of N95 masks and medical gloves to hospitals in China affected by the Coronavirus

2020.2.3

As the coronavirus continues to spread globally, Peacewinds Japan began working with the Asia Pacific Alliance Japan (A-PAD) to provide emergency supplies to affected areas. On the 31st of January, a Japanese staff member was dispatched from Saga to Shanghai to transport approximately 200 kg of medical professional relief supplies (500 medical protective clothing, 1000 [...]