Sustainable community development for disaster resilience using the Fukuzumi-Machi method and human resources development for disaster risk reduction

Takeshi Sato, Aiko Sakurai, Yuki Sadaike, Yukiko Ouchi, Yasuo Sugawara

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Abstract

An overview of the “Fukuzumi-machi Fire and Disaster Drill & Experience Study Tour” held as a related event of the Sendai Symposium for Disaster Risk Reduction and the Future at the 2nd World Bosai Fo-rum/International Disaster and Risk Conference in Sendai, organized in November 2019. In addition, by showing the activity model of sustainable community development for disaster resilience and human resources development for disaster risk reduction by the Fukuzumi-machi Neighborhood Association, we con-tribute to the global promotion of community-based independent and sustainable activities for disaster risk reduction.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)919-930
Number of pages12
JournalJournal of Disaster Research
Volume15
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2020

Keywords

  • Community
  • Fukuzumi-machi
  • Human resources development
  • Sendai city
  • Sustainability

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality
  • Engineering (miscellaneous)

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