The Fluwickie (see sidebar) has a listing of info in various languages, many of which are from the NZ/Aotearoa public health site.
Brochures, Getting ready for a flu pandemic
Posters, Stop the spread of flu germs
10% of our elders in Bethel speak Korean. Other Bethel languages include
Getting ready for a flu pandemic – Korean (PDF, 704 kB)
Getting ready for a flu pandemic – Hindi (PDF, 716 kB)
Getting ready for a flu pandemic – Samoan (PDF, 611 kB)
Getting ready for a flu pandemic – Arabic (PDF, 843 kB)
Of course, not everyone is literate in their spoken languages. International symbols, especially for mass disasters, would be essential.
As I mentioned in April 2006 to the editor, Delta Discovery–
Sometimes it is easy to overlook the great cultural wealth we have at hand in Bethel. For a city so small, we benefit so much from so many of us born overseas. They feed our spirits, feed our minds, feed our stomachs, feed our souls. I would like to thank the nurses, cab drivers, tellers, doctors, counsellors, teachers, preachers, restaurateurs, entrepreneurs, wives, elders, et al. who make our lives in Bethel richer.This is an incomplete list that would be interesting if others can add to it — Thank you, those born in
perhaps New Zealand?
The major spoken languages in the region include Yup’ik, Cup’ik, and Inupiaq Eskimo; Athabascan, Russian, Spanish, French, Korean, Greek, Serbian, Farsi, English (also known as gussack, which itself is old Russian in origin for “non-Yup’ik” speakers), …
Please add to the list.