Lessons Learned through Assessing Disaster Preparedness, Response, Recovery, and Mitigation

Tuesday, July 15, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: Booth 48
RC39 Sociology of Disasters (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Dana M. GREENE, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
Dana M. GREENE, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
Effects of the Great East Japan Earthquake on Subjective Well-Being (Oral Presentation)
Akiko KAMESAKA, Aoyama Gakuin University, Japan; Takuya ISHINO, Kanazawa Seiryo University, Japan; Toshiya MURAI, Kyoto University, Japan; Masao OGAKI, Keio University, Japan

Constructing the Assessment Framework for Local Disaster Management Capability (Oral Presentation)
Shih-Yun KUO, Science Technology Disaster Reduction, Taiwan; Hsiang-Chieh LEE, National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction, Taiwan

Japanese “Solidarity” Experience: A Suggestion for Polish Disaster Preparedness (Oral Presentation)
Yasuko SHIBATA, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland

“No Time like the Present”: Lessons Learned on Timeliness of Disaster Donations (Oral Presentation)
Mary NELAN, University of Delaware, USA; Samantha PENTA, Disaster Research Center, USA; Tricia WACHTENDORF, University of Delaware, USA