World Conferences on Disaster Risk Reduction have been sponsored by United Nations to discuss international strategy for disaster reduction. The first conference was held in Yokohama in 1994, the second was held in Kobe city in 2005, and the third conference will be held in Sendai city, affected area by the Great East Japan Earthquake, in 2015.
The National Diet Library will present HINAGIKU, a portal site for the comprehensive search of sound recordings, videos, photos, web information and other materials related to the Great East Japan Earthquake, in the related exhibitions of the 3rd World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai.
Public Forum Event in the 3rd World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai
Exhibition on disaster risk reduction and reconstruction
National Diet Library Great East Japan Earthquake Archive (HINAGIKU)
|Booth exhibition||Poster exhibition|
|Date and time||March 14 (Sat.)-18 (Wed.), 2015 from 10:00 to 20:00||March 14 (Sat.)-18 (Wed.), 2015 from 10:00 to 20:00 * Poster exhibition ends at 15:00 on March 18|
|Venue||Galleries on the 5th floor, Sendai Mediatheque, 2-1 Kasuga-machi, Aoba-ku, Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecture||501th/502th Exhibition Room, Tokyo Electron Hall Miyagi 3-3-7 Kokubun-cho, Aoba-ku, Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecture|
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