Eco-DRR Master Course Module Japanese Version Launch Event

Date: Friday, February 24th, 2023, 17:00-19:00
Venue: Zoom (online/Japanese-English simultaneous interpretation)
Registration: Please register below by February 17.
Organizers: Eco-DRR project
  • Opening remarks and overview of the Eco-DRR project (Takehito Yoshida, Eco-DRR Project Leader, RIHN)
  • Introduction to PEDRR (Dr. Nathalie Doswald, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies)
  • Overview of Eco-DRR Master Course modules (Dr. Karen Sudmeier-Rieux, Consultant)
  • Availability of Japanese version of the course material and PEDRR's activities in Japan (Naoya Furuta, Taisho University and IUCN Japan Liaison Office)
Outline: The Eco-DRR Project of RHIN(Leader: Takehito Yoshida), in collaboration with PEDRR (, has been organizing instructor training workshops on the Eco-DRR Master Course Module created by PEDRR and its members.

As part of these activities, we have prepared Japanese translations of the Eco-DRR Master Course Module's teaching materials (PTT), instructor's manuals, Eco-DRR sourcebooks, and other related materials (

We will hold an online launch event with an overview of the results of the Eco-DRR project and invite two former UNEP experts who have been cooperating in the preparation of these materials and the operation of the WS to RIHN.

We will introduce the latest PEDRR activities and an overview of the Eco-DRR teaching materials, and will hold a Q&A session.
Contact: Eco-DRR Project
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