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February 2019

Public Lecture by Daniel Aldrich

February 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Palko Hall, Room 130, 3000 Bellaire Drive North
Fort Worth, 76109 United States
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How to Survive and Thrive in Disaster:  Lessons from Japan The 11 March 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and associated tsunami and nuclear meltdowns took nearly 20,000 lives, created half a million refugees, and affected energy policies as far away as Germany, Switzerland, and Italy. In Japan, mortality rates in coastal communities in the Tohoku region were not constant; instead, they varied widely from town to town. During the recovery period, some towns have rebuilt damaged infrastructure, reopened schools, and…

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