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World conference adopts new international framework for disaster risk reduction after marathon negotiations
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Strengthen our disaster risk management

AT the recent third United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai (Japan), Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin spoke on the need for Malaysia to reshape its disaster management agencies to be more robust and ..., 4 days ago
Vital to enhance disaster risk management New Straits Times, 4 days ago

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President Uhuru: Let's increase disaster reduction efforts

SENDAI CITY, Japan President Uhuru Kenyatta has called for the scaling up of efforts at all levels to reduce disasters and mitigate risks. He said although the time, place, frequency or magnitude of calamities resulting from natural causes cannot ...
 East African Standard3 days ago Kenya secures more commitments from Japanese investments  Individual.com1 week ago President Kenyatta back in the country from official visit to Japan  Daily Nation1 week ago President Kenyatta jets back after maiden visit to Japan  CapitalFM Kenya1 week ago
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FEATURE-Innovation helps Japan's tsunami-hit farmers bounce back - TRFN

By Megan Rowling SENDAI, Japan, March 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Even before a tsunami swamped fields east of the Japanese city of Sendai in March 2011, Chikako Sasaki and her husband, a rice farmer, had dreamed of starting a ...
 Reuters Africa3 days ago Innovation helps Japan's farmers bounce back  The Sun Daily3 days ago Innovation helps Japan's tsunami-hit farmers bounce back  Reuters UK3 days ago REUTERS - FEATURE-Innovation helps Japan's tsunami-hit farmers bounce back - TRFN  Namibia Press Agency3 days ago

Students think outside the bowl with designs for emergency toilets

SENDAI Unique emergency toilets designed by groups of industrious high school girls are drawing praise as Japan looks for new ways to prepare for its next natural disaster. The students turned to the drawing board after being inspired by ...
 Japan Times3 days ago
Power Engineering

Kyushu Electric's Sendai nuclear plant inches closer to restart

TOKYO — A reactor in southwestern Japan has cleared another regulatory hurdle, another small step in Japan's return to nuclear power after all units were shut down for stringent safety checks following the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster. The ...
 Japan Today1 week ago Sendai nuclear Unit 1 another step closer to restart  Power Engineering1 week ago Japan Nuclear Restart: Sendai Reactor Inches Closer Toward Meeting New Safety Standards  Austin American Statesman1 week ago Four years after Fukushima, Japan approves restarting a reactor  Global Construction Review4 days ago

KYUSHU ELECTRIC POWER : eyes July restart of Sendai nuclear reactor

Kyushu Electric Power Co. on March 19 applied for a final safety check of its Sendai nuclear power plant in hopes of restarting the No. 1 reactor there in July. The company estimates that it will take the Nuclear Regulation Authority , the ...
 4 Traders1 week ago Kyushu Electric aims to restart Sendai plant reactor in June  Japan Times1 week ago KYUSHU ELECTRIC POWER : plans to restart Sendai plant reactor in June  4 Traders1 week ago A reactor to be inspected under new regulations  NHK1 week ago

U.N. forum adopts seven goals to mitigate disaster risks

SENDAI The U.N. World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction ended Thursday, making the first move to set specific goals and a time frame to mitigate the risks and damage of disasters amid the increasing threat posed by climate change. Under a ...
 Japan Times1 week ago U.N. forum agrees on 7 goals to mitigate disaster risks  Nikkei Asian Review1 week ago U.N. disaster forum flags seven new goals  Japan Times1 week ago
Times of India

Great wall of Japan to check tsunamis

SENDAI: Four years after a towering tsunami ravaged much of Japan's northeastern coast, efforts to fend off future disasters are focusing on a nearly 400-kilometre chain of cement sea walls, at places nearly five stories high. Opponents of the 820 ...
 Times of India6 days ago SENDAI, Japan— Four years after a towering tsunami ravaged much of Japan's northeastern coast, efforts to fend off future disasters are focusing on a nearly...  Epoch Times6 days ago Japan opts for massive, costly sea wall to fend off tsunamis  Today Online1 week ago The Himalayan Times  Himalayan times1 week ago
Japan Times

Two more high courts question validity of 2014 Lower House election

The Hiroshima High Court and the Sendai High Court's Akita branch ruled Tuesday that last December's Lower House election was in a state of unconstitutionality due to the disparity in the weight of votes between districts. But the courts rejected ...
 Japan Times5 days ago Hiroshima High Court finds unconstitutionality in Dec. election  The Japan News4 days ago
Japan Times

Psychologist connects disaster-affected children around the world

SENDAI New York-based clinical psychologist Judy Kuriansky, a specialist in helping children traumatized by disasters, says the same techniques work for stricken kids wherever they are and that making them feel connected with their counterparts ...
 Japan Times6 days ago
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