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Multicultural symbiosis promotion business

Last update date July 31, 2020

We promote approach of multicultural commensal town development to aim at community development while everybody with a variety of culture respects each other's culture in Izumi Ward.

What's New

Important news (May 29 update), Important Notice (Renewed on May 29th)

 We will reopen use of part after being infected about the use of Izumi multicultural symbiosis corner from Monday, June 1, and having taken measures against extended prevention of new coronavirus infectious disease.
[the use contents to assume resumption]
 Multiple languages information corner, Japanese learning book corner
[the use contents setting a limit to a part]
 Including consultation at window: We have you wait as much as possible and accept by telephone, E-mail, FAX. (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 9:00 to 16:00) 
 ※We may ask users for necessary infection measures depending on the situation, but I would like understanding and cooperation.

We restart the use of Izumi Multicultural Community Corner partly, while performing infection measures of the Coronavirus, from June 1st (Mon).
[Contents to restart]
Multilingual information corner/Japanese learning book corner
[Partially restricted usage]
Please refrain from consulting at the window, contact us by telephone, e-mail and fax. (Mon/ Tue/ Thur 9:00 – 12:00, 13:00 – 16:00)
※ Please cooperate for the necessary infection control measures.

[information, inquiry about new coronavirus, please identify this]
・Portal site (Yokohama-shi multicultural symbiosis synthesis consultation center) about new coronavirus (the outside site)
・Multilingual call center "Japan Visitor Hotline" (Japanese Government tourist bureau) (the outside site) PDF this (PDF: 570KB)
・Urgent project new model coronavirus infectious disease multiple languages consultation counter (AMDA International Medical Information Center) (the outside site) PDF this (PDF: 84KB)
[Please check following information and consultation related to Novel Coronavirus Infection]
・YOKOHAMA Foreign Residents Information Center `Portal site for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)'. (the outside site)
・Multilingual call center "Japan Visitor Hotline" (Japan National Tourism Organization) (the outside site) PDF (PDF: 570KB)
・Emergency project `Multilingual consultation counter for Coronavirus Disease' (AMDA International Medical Information Center) (the outside site) PDF (PDF: 84KB)

Izumi multicultural symbiosis corner

For inhabitants of a ward such as the foreign family register, we perform consultation correspondence and reporting by multiple languages. In addition, please use rental of Japanese learning book as you go.

[window establishment time]
 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9:00-16:00 ※But closed days are excluded.
 The first floor of the ward office, Izumi inhabitant of a ward activity support center
[correspondence language]
2020: Japanese, English
Izumi multicultural symbiosis corner

Japanese learning book corner

We prepare the Japanese learning teaching materials serving as a reference for Japanese learner and Japanese volunteer.
Apply for reading, person wanting in loaning to multicultural symbiosis corner window.

[place] Multicultural symbiosis corner (the first floor of the ward office Izumi inhabitant of a ward activity support center)
List of multicultural symbiosis corner books (PDF: 190KB)

Japanese learning book corner

Reference: Even Izumi Library sells Japanese learning books! → List of handling books

As well as Japanese learning book, we sell books which multicultural, are related.

The staff of multicultural symbiosis corner actually saw one book "all world recipes to shoot, and to be able to make of those in 196 countries", too and made! → Making report (PDF: 2,231KB)

Multiple languages-response tablet

With Yokohama-shi multicultural symbiosis synthesis consultation center having been established on August 1, 2019, tablet was lent to each lounge for cooperation reinforcement with center and international exchange lounge in Yokohama-shi because it supported teleconsultation.
Japanese is weak at each window and, let alone multicultural symbiosis corner, utilizes for help of procedure for nationality.
[being able to do it]
・Multicultural symbiosis synthesis consultation center and videophone (11 languages correspondence)
・Multilingual translation by speech translation application

Multilingual information dispatch

Izumi Ward living guide

Living guide image

We issue living guide who raised necessary information (consultation counter or emergency contact information) when inhabitants of a ward such as the foreign family register lives in ward. It is for easy Japanese edition (with furigana), English, Chinese, Vietnamese and distributes Cambodian word version.
It is for easy Japanese edition, English version, Chinese edition, Vietnamese and, from lower table, becomes able to see language of Cambodia version in Portable Document Format.

[living guide distribution place] ・Multicultural symbiosis corner (the first floor of the ward office Izumi inhabitant of a ward activity support center)
・Each the Izumi Ward district center
・Community care plaza in Izumi Ward
・Ginkgo community house
・Izumi Library

Izumi Ward living guide (May, 2020 revised edition)
Plain Japanese edition[PDF] Plain Japanese(PDF) (PDF: 3,631KB)
English version (Izumi Ward Living Guide:English)[PDF] English(PDF) (PDF: 3,519KB)
Chinese edition (Izumi Ward life instruction: zhongwen simplified Chinese character)[PDF] Chinese(PDF) (PDF: 3,320KB)
Vietnamese version (HƯỚNG DẪN VỀĐỜI SỐNG TẠI QUẬN IZUMI)[PDF] Vietnamese(PDF) (PDF: 3,641KB)
Word edition (ការណែនាំអំពីការរស់នៅខណ្ឌអ៊ីសឹមី) in Cambodia(PDF) (PDF: 3,567KB)

In ginkgo housing complex areas disseminate information

About place that child can spend in peace after ⇒ March, 2020 issue school was over as for the latest issue (PDF: 1,673KB)
●Back number is this
We put tablet in November, 2019 issue Izumi multicultural symbiosis section! (PDF: 2,528KB)
We went back to Japan from August, 2019 issue foreign countries (PDF: 1,545KB)
Let's know June, 2019 issue local welfare officer! (PDF: 1,493KB)
Let's know March, 2019 issue how to dump a large-sized waste! (PDF: 1,260KB)  
Does February, 2019 issue pay healthy premium properly? (PDF: 1,590KB) 
To playing child care November, 2018 issue pregnant person for/disaster (PDF: 1,806KB)

Japanese classroom (nihongokyoshitsu) (Japanese language Classes)

It is nihongogamuzukashiitoomouhitonotameno class.
[basho] izumikuyakusho
[we do not put] 3,000 yen
[what kind of person] 15 sai - adults. Person from nihongogamuzukashiitoomou
[we want to take lesson] From August 11, it is telephone or moushikomishooyuuso, FAX, E-mail moshikuhachokusetsumadoguchimademottekitekudasai.
For COVID-19 (shingata coronavirus kansensho), it is called off and may trade ninzuuyakaisuuga.
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It' s a class for beginners in Japanese.
[LOCATION] 1st Floor at the IZUMI Ward Office.(IZUMI Community Support center)
[FEE] 3,000 yen (for 20 times)
[WHO CAN APPLY] Foreign residents of Izumi Ward 15 Years old and over, who
have completed compulsory education, and who are beginners to learn very basic Japanese
[HOW TO APPLY] Fill out the attached application form, and then bring the form to us,
or send by post/ fax/ email. Apply by calls are available in Japanese.
Registration starts from August 11th.
Under the influence of COVID-19 (the novel coronavirus), this class may be canceled, and the number of classes and the class size may change.
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Targeting at inhabitants of a ward who cannot support Japanese, we push forward understanding to the acquisition of Japanese ability of degree not to impair as dweller and Japanese culture, lifestyle.
pdfInformation for Japanese classroom (plain Japanese edition) (PDF: 1,430KB)
PDFDay 语 kyoshitsumatokai 绍 (Chinese edition) (PDF: 1,391KB)
PDFHướng Dần VếLớp Học Tiếng Nhật (Vietnamese version) (PDF: 1,496KB)
PDF일본어교실의안내 (Korean) (PDF: 1,519KB)

Japanese volunteer

It is lecturer, and and representative of volunteer group working targeting at which is interested in multicultural symbiosis in ward who want to begin "Japanese volunteer" make with opportunity by to learn the situation of inhabitant of a ward such as nationality about outside volunteer activity contents and Izumi Ward, begin various activities.
※ We do Japanese volunteer guide course of 2020 with cancellation for new coronavirus infectious disease extended prevention.
  I would like participation at the next opportunity.
[reference] Introduction to volunteer course flyer (PDF: 553KB) Japanese in 2020

Multicultural interchange

Multicultural exchange meeting

We talk with all of Vietnam Cambodia living in Izumi Ward and, through trying local cuisine, aim at deepening mutual understanding to each other's culture and lifestyles.

※Offer of 2018 was finished.
[reference] pdfMulticultural exchange meeting offer flyer (PDF: 495KB)

Izumi Ward foreigner attitude survey

In Izumi Ward, we carried out "foreigner attitude survey" secondary to "Izumi Ward foreigner needs investigation" of conduct for the purpose of inflecting as basic information about future multicultural symbiosis measure in 2009.

[2014 Izumi Ward foreigner attitude survey]

[PDF] Press release material (PDF: 316KB)

[PDF] 2014 Izumi Ward foreigner attitude survey report (PDF: 2,610KB)

[2009 Izumi Ward foreigner needs investigation]

[PDF] Press release material (PDF: 158KB)

[PDF] Izumi Ward foreign country family register inhabitant of a ward needs investigation (PDF: 820KB)

Related link

Izumi Ward government office foreign language consultationTo site of Yokohama-shi
We perform Chinese life consultation, refugees from Indochina permanent resident, Vietnamese life consultation in Izumi Ward government office.
※Perception boa dia words and Laotian become telephone interpreter.
Yokohama-shi International Association (the outside site)To site of Yokohama-shi
We can obtain information about "multicultural commensal town development" in Yokohama-shi "support of personnel training, social movement" "promotion of international collaboration" "international exchange reporting".

Multicultural town development studio (the outside site)To outside site
People having scenery of a variety of culture give individuality in the Izumi Ward ginkgo housing complex and work for the purpose of fun town development. It recruits regular supporters.


Regional Promotion Division inhabitant of a ward business charge (the third floor 309th)
Telephone: 045-800 -2392.2395
FAX: 045-800-2507

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Izumi Ward General Affairs Department Regional Promotion Division

Telephone: 045-800-2391

Telephone: 045-800-2391

Fax: 045-800-2507

E-Mail address [email protected]

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