H (Human Geosciences) » H-DS Disaster geosciences
[H-DS12] Human environment and disaster risk
Wed. May 23, 2018 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Poster Hall (International Exhibition Hall7, Makuhari Messe)
convener:Tatsuto Aoki(School of Regional Development Studies, Kanazawa University), Nobuhisa Matsuta(Okayama University Graduate School of Education), Toshihiko Sugai(東京大学大学院新領域創成科学研究科自然環境学専攻, 共同), Mamoru Koarai(Earth Science course, College of Science, Ibaraki University)
This session discusses disaster risks being inherent in the natural and human environment, which sometimes happen to appear at a disaster, from the viewpoint of not only natural sciences but also social and human sciences. Examples of discussion subjects are as follows: uncertainty of forecasting disaster and problems of huge disaster with low frequency that raised from the 2011 Tohoku earthquake, the methodology for improving hazard maps, national recovery plans considering probable changes or sustainability of the society, international cooperation for disaster mitigation, problems of active faults or liquefaction, adjusting disaster mitigation plan to the regional characteristics, technical development for supporting disaster prevention, education for the disaster mitigation.
*Yi-Jun Liu1 (1.National Chung Hsing University)
Miki Sakamoto1, Mariko Shimizu1, Kenta Imai1, Hiroki Matsui1, *Christopher A Gomez1,2 (1.Kobe University Faculty of Maritime Sciences Volcanic Risk at Sea Research Group, Kobe (Japan), 2.Universitas Gadjah Mada, Faculty of Geography, Yogyakarta (Indonesia))
*Masafumi Aoyama1 (1.Faculty of Education, Gunma University)