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Expert Workshop on Disaster Prevention

On October 1 and 2, 2012, an international expert workshop on "Co-Designing Resilient Cities" was held at the University of Tokyo Center for International Cooperation. The workshop was jointly organized by the Universities of Tokyo, Kiel, Bonn and Würzburg and supported by DWIH Tokyo. During the workshop, experts from various fields exchanged ideas and opinions about reducing vulnerability and increasing resilience to natural risks and analyzed strengths and weaknesses of the current state of disaster prevention. The workshop was supplemented by visits to various disaster-related localities.