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Lessons from FUKUSHIMA and the process of community building in the region
: From the viewpoint of local CSOs

2015.03.17 09:15 - 11:40
Japanese (English)

Four years have passed since the nuclear disaster in Fukushima, and yet 120,000 people remain displaced. In this event, we will see what impact the nuclear disaster has had on society, what lessons were learnt, as well as what trials citizens have faced in the process of reducing their dependency on NPPs.

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Opening remarks: Prof. Fuminori Tanba (Fukushima Cooperative Reconstruction Center)
Part 1: What happened in Fukushima(9:25~)
① Construction of Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant ~Construction of the power plant, accident and evacuation 【Okuma town’s case】
Speaker:Mr.Mitsukuni Abe (Town council member of Okuma-town, where Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant is located)
Interviewer:Mr.Kazutaka Suzuki (Utukushima NPO Network)
② Nuclear Accident ~Information unreached and extremely difficult evacuation of the people in need of special care
Speaker: Mr.Ken Takagi (Secretary General, Reconstruction Committee of the Elderly Welfare Facilities Council, Social Welfare Council of Fukushima Prefecture)
Interviewer: Ms.Hiromi Sato (Fukushima Cooperative Reconstruction Center)
Ms.Noriko Kobayashi (Fukushima NPO Netwrok Center)
③ Present Situation ~Children of Fukushima Now
Speaker:Prof.Tamaki Honda (Fukushima Future Center for Regional Revitalization, Fukushima University)
Interviewer:Mr.Hiroyuki Yoshino (NPO Shalom)
Part 2: Panel Discussion (10:20~)
“How can we build the regional community which is not dependent on Nuclear Power Plant?~From the view point of civil society of Fukushima”
Mr.Seiji Sugeno (Fukushima Organic Agriculture Network)
Mr.Akihiro Asami (Aizu Kojinkai [=Plowing people’s association]”Taberansho”)
Ms. Norie Igarashi (Aizu Natural Energy Foundation)
Mr. Yasuyuki Fujimura (Atelier Non-Electric)
Moderator:Ms.Hiroko Aihara (Journalist)
Closing Remarks: Prof.Kyoji Hoshino (Fukushima NPO Network Center)

  • Fukushima CSO Coalition for WCDRR is a coalition of CSO networks in Fukushima that has been supporting people affected by the nuclear disaster.
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