To the people who experienced the Great Hanshin Awaji Earthquake:
Three years have passed since the Earthquake.
How are you getting along?
Some of you are living in shelters or temporary housing and some of
you rebuilt your homes or have moved to other prefectures.
And there may be people who suffer from sickness or unemployment.
But we know you are doing your best to lead happy, normal lives.
We are sorry, but the news of your situation is not known all over
So, to tell the truth, people's concern is declining.
There is a great gap between those of you who suffered loss as a
result of the earthquake and those of us who did not lose
Therefore , in order to fill the gap, we have created the "Kamihikouki
We want to tell your story to people all over the world by way of the
We want to let the world know how you live, and how you are working
to overcome the ploblems that you face.