Further descriptions of terms

Designated emergency evacuation area

[Designated emergency evacuation area]

Those are facility and place designated by this city in advance in classification of disaster as an evacuation area in order to protect people’s life from imminent danger of disaster. 
It is set up as an evacuation destination according to issuing evacuation warning etc.
City-owned facilities such as school or community center are mainly designated. 
Classification of disaster) sediment disaster, flood, storm surge, earthquake, tsunami, big fire

Designated shelter

[Designated shelter]

It is a facility designated by this city in advance as a place for living as refugees in a certain period in case of losing homes etc. due to disaster.
There is a facility combining a designated emergency evacuation area, too.
School gym is mainly designated.
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