The Pilot Project for Improving Safe Learning Environment through the Use of A Japanese Style Package of Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience Education: BOSAI” for Fostering Children’s Initiative in Nepal
- Representative OrganizationHiroshima University Center for the Study of International Cooperation in Education (CICE)
- Project TypePilot Project
- Fiscal Year2016
- Project Overview
A model of education for disaster-preparedness developed with the assistance of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will be extended to primary schools in Nepal which has experienced major earthquake disaster. A model of developing disaster-preparedness plans at schools, in which pupils play active roles, will be examined and diffused, in an joint effort with local non-governmental organizations and close cooperation between schools and local communities.