Theme III.3 Disasters, Risks and Civil Society: A Comparative View of Urban Resilience Strategies

Saturday, July 19, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:20 AM
Room: 313+314
RC21 Regional and Urban Development (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Kaoru ENDO, Gakushuin University, Japan and Hideo NAKAZAWA, Chuo University, Japan
Analyzing the Socially Transformative Capacity of Post-Disaster Reconstruction (Oral Presentation)
Angeliki PAIDAKAKI, KU Leuven, Belgium

Rebuilding Memories, Projecting Utopia in Lac-Megantic Reconstruction (Oral Presentation)
Yona JÉBRAK, University of Québec in Montréal, Canada

Social Resilience: Learning From Hanshin and Tohoku (Oral Presentation)
Stephen LITTLE, The Asia Pacific Technology Network, United Kingdom

Resilience Strategies Carried By the Residents and Volunteers: A Study of Great East Japan Earthquake (Oral Presentation)
Tatsuto ASAKAWA, Meiji Gakuin University, Japan

Displacement and Politics of “Transitory Space” for Resilience: A Case of the Great East Japan Earthquake (Distributed Paper)
Tadahito YAMAMOTO, The Institute of Politics and Economy, Japan; Yutaka IWADATE, Hitotsubashi University, Japan