Reconstruction and Revitalization
years month days since Great East Japan Earthquake
Heading Towards Tokyo 2020
Olympics and Paralympics
days until the Olympics
days until the Paralympics
On July 20, 2021, Message from Minister for Reconstruction on the opening of the "Recovery Olympics" was posted.
We have released videos promoting the reconstruction of the Great East Japan Earthquake to convey the recovery efforts by people struggling in the disaster-affected areas and their gratitude for the reconstruction support.
On March 9th, details of the Tokyo 2020 NIPPON Festival, an official cultural programme of the Tokyo 2020 Games, were announced.
We have released "Kataribe on the "3.11 DENSHO ROAD" [Kataribe edition] and [participant edition]", a video that conveys the charm of Sanriku and the efforts and thoughts of the "Kataribe".
We have released “Unity・Gratitude・Progress”(a video promoting the reconstruction of the Great East Japan Earthquake) to convey our gratitude for the reconstruction support and the current status of the reconstruction in the disaster-affected areas.
PICK UP!Message from the Minister of Reconstruction at the opening of the "Recovery Olympics"
Prior to the opening ceremony of the Tokyo 2020 Games, softball will start in Fukushima Prefecture from July 21st. Softball and baseball will be held at Azuma Stadium in Fukushima Prefecture, and men's and women's soccer games will be held at Miyagi Stadium in Miyagi Prefecture.
At the opening of Tokyo 2020, we posted a video message from the Minister of Reconstruction, Katsuei Hirasawa, to convey his thoughts on the "Recovery Olympics."
In order to realize the idea of the "Recovery Olympics", the Reconstruction Agency will continue to thank the areas affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake for reconstruction assistance and to convey the appeal of the affected areas to the world.