Latest additions in the knowledge base

This study investigated the impact of COVID-19 on disaster recovery from various types of hazards, with regard to preparedness, evacuation, early recovery, awareness and knowledge of different types of hazards.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (Elsevier)
Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake Report of the 10-Year Reconstruction Overall Verification and Recommendation.jpg
This report is a comprehensive verification of the efforts made for reconstruction from the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake over the last decade in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan, and provides recommendations for similar future shocks.
Hyogo Prefectural Government
GHAE Establishment of Specialized Course on Disaster Mitigation -EN.png
This document introduces the case study about reconstruction from Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake in Kobe city, Hyogo prefecture. (Disaster Mitigation Education)
Cabinet Office (Japan)

DRR Community in Japan

Upcoming meetings
Upcoming training
Academic programs


Sendai Framework Focal Point

No results found.

National Platform

No results found!

National policies and plans

This plan identifies systematic measures that the municipal government and citizens should jointly implement in an organized manner for the earliest possible restoration and recovery from the Great East Japan Earthquake. Based on the need to implement flexible plans for a multiple defense system to reduce the risk of damage suffered at the hands of natural disasters, it includes plans for new construction that would assist in the prevention of disasters and the implementation of energy plans.
Sendai City

A sectoral assistance policy under the Official Development Assistance (ODA) Charter and the medium-term policy on ODA, intended to strengthen appropriate measures against tsunami and other various natural disasters, launched on the occasion of the World

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan

Risk and governance profile(s)

No risk and governance profile.

Submit one