International Seminar on the Turkey-Syria Earthquake

As a follow up to its initial analysis and report on the February 6 earthquake in southern Turkey and Syria, Tohoku University's International Research Institute of Disaster Science (IRIDeS) will be hosting another seminar to discuss the latest developments.

Experts from Japan, the UK and Turkey will share information about the damage, mechanisms and strategies for recovery, as well as plans for reconstruction and how to "build back better."

This English language online event is free and open to anyone who is interested. Early registration is required.

Date: February 27, 2023
Time: 10 a.m. - 12 noon (UK), 1 - 3 p.m. (Turkey), 7 - 9 p.m. (Japan)
Venue: Online
Language: English
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This seminar is jointly organized by IRIDeS and University College London's Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction (IRDR). It is also supported by Middle East Technical University and Istanbul Technical University in Turkey.

For the full list of speakers and topics that will be addressed, please visit:



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