Participating High Schools

Workshops Theme 1 Group A

Japan(Wakayama) Koyo High school

School Introduction Video

Presentation Summary

Title To keep the memory of the disaster from fading away
Survey Introduction We want to keep the memory of the disaster kept in mind so that we can maintain awareness of crisis about tsunamis and respond appropriately when disasters occur in the future.
Method Internet-based data research
Results ・ Research by Tsukuba University shows why memories of disasters fade
・ We found the actual state of fading memories of disasters
Issues ・Memories are forgotten because the cycle of memory retention is broken off.
・It is harder for young people to remember memories of disasters than other generations.
Action Plan ・ To organize youth-led events.
・ Using information technology to hand down the record of disasters