Youth of Japan and Taiwan Discuss Disaster Risk Reduction

Japan and Taiwan 2021
Panel discussion at the Soka Gakkai Tohoku Culture Center on the role of youth in psychological reconstruction [© Seikyo Shimbun]

On March 21, the Soka Gakkai Youth Division in Japan organized an in-person and online seminar on disaster risk reduction at the Soka Gakkai Tohoku Culture Center in Sendai. Youth from Japan and Taiwan participated and discussed their disaster relief and prevention efforts. Associate Professor Hiroshi Kainuma of Ritsumeikan University commended the Soka Gakkai for strengthening grassroots networks and providing relief during times of crisis.