28th August to 16th September 2017, at Kyoto, Kumano and Kobe,Japan
2017 ITC Theme:
Towards Integrated Protection of Immovable and Movable Cultural Heritage from Disasters
11 participants from Bhutan, Philippines, Turkey, Malawi, Malaysia, Brazil, Laos, India, France, Italy and Myanmar
Field Work Places:
Kyoto National Museum
The temples and the Ponto-cho district in Kyoto. The flood disaster occurred in the Kumano which is listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List and the reconstruction effort.
Kobe area from the Great Hanshin-Awaji (Kobe) Earthquake in 1995.
Institute of Disaster Mitigation for Urban Cultural Heritage, Ritsumeikan University
In cooperation with UNESCO, ICCROM, ICOM, ICOMOS/ICORP and relevant institutions of the government of Japan