ITC 2009, the 4th year

30th August-12th September 2009, in Kyoto(Japan) and Kathmandu(Nepal)

2009 ITC Theme:
Earthquake risk management of Historic Urban Areas.

8 participants from Jamaica, Nepal, People’s Republic of China, and Republic of Moldova.

Field Work Places:
Ninna-ji Temple, Sannei-zaka Historic Important, Kiyomizudera in Kyoto (Japan).
Historic City of Patan and World Heritage Site in Patan (Nepal).

Organized by:
Research Center for Disaster Risk Mitigation of Urban Cultural Heritage, Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, Japan. In Cooperation with UNESCO World Heritage Centere, ICCROM

Course Pictures

ITC2009 Participants and Lecturers in Kyoto
ITC2009 Participants and Observers in Kathmandu
Site Visit: World Heritage monument Zones of the Historic City of Patan in Kathmandu Valley, Nepal
Workshop: Emergency Simulation Exercise at Patan Museum
Site Visit: Observing Structural Vulnerability and Capacity of Historic Buildings in Patan Area
Workshop: Reducing Disaster Vulnerability of Traditional Housing