ITC 2015, the 10th year

12 to 28 September, Kyoto, Kobe and Tohoku area, Japan

2015 ITC Theme:
Protecting cultural heritage from disaster risks due to earthquakes and floods

15 participants from Chile, Ghana, Haiti, India, Iran, Italy, Nepal, Netherlands, Palestine, Philippines, Serbia, South Africa, Thailand and Vietnam

Field Work Places:

Organized by:
Institute of Disaster Mitigation for Urban Cultural Heritage, Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto
In Cooperation with UNESCO World Heritage Centre, ICCROM, ICOMOS/ICORP
Supported by Toyota Foundation “Initiative Program”

Course Pictures

Opening address given by the Vice Chancellor, Ritsumeikan University
The first Group Photo by the trainees and Lecturers of ITC2015
Site investigation of wooden heritage buildings at Kiyomizu-Dera Temple
Field work for Risk Assessment at Sannei-Zaka Important Preservation District and there surroundings
Lecture at the Kaminoyama-Hachiman-gu shrine in Minami-sanriku-cho disaster affented area by the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami
Workshop at the Minami-Sanriku-Cho with local resource persons.
Lecture by the former Participants about the activity of after the course
Presentation of completion certificates to the participants