ITST-Japan Contacts

ITST-Japan Contacts

Dr. Kazuhisa Goto (Japan coordination and science liaison)
Chiba Institute of Technology
Planetary Exploration Research Center, Chiba Institute of Technology
2-17-1 Tsudanuma, Narashino, 275-0016 Chiba, Japan
Tel: 047-478-4734
Fax: 047-478-0372

Prof. Tomoyuki Takahashi ((Japan coordination)
Secretary General, 2011 Tohoku Earthquake Tsunami Joint Survey Group
Faculty of Safety Science, Kansai University
Tel:  072-684-4151

Masahiro Yamamoto
Senior Advisor
Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission/UNESCO
Paris, France

Dr. Laura S. L. Kong
UNESCO/IOC-NOAA International Tsunami Information Center
737 Bishop St., Ste. 2200
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813 USA
Tel: 1-808-532-6423
Mobile: 1-808-392-4415
Fax: 1-808-532-5576

Bernardo Aliaga
Technical Secretary for ICG/CARIBE EWS
Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission/UNESCO
Tel: +33 (0) 1 45 68 39 80



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Regional Disaster Information Center (Latin America & the Caribbean)

A database of Spanish language materials focused on tsunami preparedness.
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Post-Tsunami Survey:
El Salvador Summary Video

Learn the basics of a post-tsunami survey.

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Tsunami Basics

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Learn the basics of tsunamis. Available in English and Samoan.

Tsunamis on the Move

Tsunami Awareness Poster

Awareness poster available in English, Chinese, French, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Singalese.


Global Hazard Maps

Posters of Tsunami Sources, Significant Earthquakes and Significant Volcanic Eruptions. Also Tsunami Sources Icosohedron Globe.

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Tsunami, The Great Waves

Available in English, Spanish, French and Chinese.


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Tsunami Glossary

Available in English, Arabic, Spanish, French and Bahasa. 



Where the First Wave Arrives in Minutes

Available in English, Bahasa, Spanish and French.


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