ITC 2013, the 8th year

7th-21nd September 2013 Kyoto, Kobe, Tohoku, Japan

2013 ITC Theme:
Reducing disaster risks to historic urban areas and their territorial settings through mitigation.

10 participants from Afghanistan, Indonesia, Iran, Italy, Maldives, Nepal, Nigeria, Tanzania, Thailand

Field Work Places:
Kiyomizu Dera, Sannei-zaka, Ninna-ji, Kobe, Minami Sanriku-cho, Sendai

Organized by:
Institute of Disaster Mitigation for Urban Cultural Heritage, Ritsumeikan University(RitsDMUCH), Kyoto, Japan
In cooperation with UNESCO World Heritage Centre , ICCROM, ICOMOS/ ICORP

Course Pictures

Site investigation of wooden heritage buildings at Kiyomizu-Dera Temple, WHS
Observing Fire Prevention Facilities for Cultural Assets at Ninna-ji Temple, WHS
Mr. Joseph King from ICCROM accompanying team members during their site visit to the Minami-Sanriku Cho affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake(2011 Tohoku) and Tsunami Disaster.
At Togura shirine (Minami-Sanriku Cho) while listening to the experience during Tohoku disaster by a local resident.
Presentation of completion certificates to the Participants
ITC 2013 Participants and Lecturers