BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20120909T000000Z DTEND:20120909T000000Z DESCRIPTION:The public is invited to a panel discussion on the ongoing reco very and relief efforts in northeast Japan from journalists and volunteers who have recently visited the devastated areas. Photos and videos about t he survivors and the current situation will be shown\, followed by a Q&amp \;A session for the public to ask questions that they have. Tina Tajima\, from the Disaster Support Project (Japan)\, will moderate the discussion.\ n\nABC 7 news anchor David Ono\, writer and former editor of the <em>Rafu Shimpo</em> Naomi Hirahara\, documentary producer Debra Nakatomi\, photojo urnalist and volunteer Darrell Miho\, and UC Santa Barbara student Derek Y amashita will talk about their recent visits to the Tohoku region.\n\nThis panel discussion is supported in part by the Japanese American National M useum and the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy\, the Asia n American Journalists Association - Los Angeles Chapter\, the Disaster Su pport Project\, and Ai Love Japan.\n\nThe event is free to the public\, bu t RSVP is required here:&nbsp\;<a href="http://aajala-tohoku-update.eventb"></a> SUMMARY:Tohoku Update: Recovery and Relief Efforts in Northeast Japan URL:/en/events/2012/09/09/tohoku-update-recovery-and-relief-efforts-in-nort / END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR