RIHN Special Symposium on Typhoon Yolanda Recovery Research

【Date and Time】

March 28th, 2014, 3-5 p.m.


Karasuma Kyoto Hotel, Kyoto  (→ Access)




Managing Environmental Risks to Food and Health Security in Asian Watersheds


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【Speakers and Presentation Titles】

  1. Jaime Z. Galvez-Tan, University of the Philippines, Manila, and Health Futures Foundation, Inc.
    Enhancing Health-related Post-disaster Rehabilitation in Communities Affected by Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) in Eastern Visayas, Philippines
  2. Robert Ranola, Jr., University of the Philippines, Los Banos
    Enhancing Community Initiatives in Restoring Livelihood in Upland and Lowland Agriculture Affected by Yolanda-Related Disasters
  3. Rogelio Concepcion, University of the Philippines, Los Banos
    “Restoration of Yaman ng Kalikasan”: Community-based Coastal Resources Adaptation and Livelihood (CORAL): Social Action Research for Yolanda Tragedy-Affected Coco-Fishing Communities and Wetland Bio-diversity
  4. Ryohei Kada, RIHN and National Yokohama University
    Damage by the Typhoon Yolanda and How Japan Contributes to Its Rehabilitation?


  1. Noboru Okuda, Kyoto University
  2. Kiyoto Kurokawa, Ritsumeikan University

Panel Discussion Moderator: Tadayoshi Masuda, RIHN

MC: Adelina C. Santos-Borja, LLDA

The meeting is sponsored by RIHN.

Tadayoshi Masuda at e-mail