Tag Archives: Japan

070618 – Severe Floods in Japan

The International Center wants to offer our deepest sympathy to any of you who are affected by the severe floods in Japan. Evacuation advisories have been issued by local authorities due to heavy rains and flooding. International SOS recommends to defer non-essential travel to areas under evacuation order. Read for available resources for UT Dallas students on-campus, and UT Dallas travelers. Find as well recommendations from the CDC on how to stay safe before, during, and after a flood.

031518 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns of risk of travel to Eritrea and Bangladesh. The Government of Canada reports it is illegal to cover your face in France and heavy fines are involved for lack of compliance; and reports on the status and current risk of travel near the Maylon volcano in the Phillipines. The UK Governement warns of demonstrations in Turkmenistan due to Parlliamentary elections; informs about the opening of borders between Uzbekistan and Tajikistan; notes that additional security personnel has been deployed in some areas in Sri Lanka due to the nationwide state of emergency; reports on the status of volcanic activity in Kyushu, Japan; warns about local attitudes on tattoos in Japan; and reports on the lysterosis outbreak in South Africa. GDACS reports on the potential impact of Tropical Cyclone ELIAKIM-18 in Madagascar.

090116 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Turkey. The U.S. Embassy in Sapporo, Japan warns about the need for caution, awareness, and personal security due to the Tropical Cyclone LIONROCK. The CDC reports about the Zika Virus in Singapore and British Virgin Islands. WHO shares the latest situation report on Yellow Fever in Angola.

Earthquakes in Japan

The International Center wants to offer our deepest sympathy to any of you who have been affected by the Earthquakes in Japan. Available support resources for enrolled UT Dallas students The International Student Services Office. Their advising staff is available for questions about making emergency trips home or other emergency immigration concerns.  For critical immigration […]

041416 – World Status Report

Avoid Nonessential Travel U.S. Department of State Central African Republic Travel Warning. The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to avoid travel to the Central African Republic (CAR) due to an unpredictable security situation subject to rapid deterioration, activities of armed groups, and violent crime. Pakistan Travel Warning. The Department of State warns U.S. citizens […]

092415 – World Status Report

Avoid Nonessential Travel CDC Ebola standing travel notice. CDC urges all US residents to avoid nonessential travel to Guinea and Sierra Leone because of unprecedented outbreaks of Ebola in those countries. U.S. Department of State 09/21/2015 Burkina Faso Travel Warning. The Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the risks of travel to Burkina Faso […]

082615 – World Status Report

Avoid Nonessential Travel CDC Ebola standing travel notice. CDC urges all US residents to avoid nonessential travel to Guinea and Sierra Leone because of unprecedented outbreaks of Ebola in those countries. U.S. Department of State 08/26/2015 Algeria Travel Warning. The Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens against travel to the Kabylie region and […]