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2020 International Training Workshop - Youth Leadership Camp on Disaster Risk Management
2020 International Training Workshop - Youth Leadership Camp on Disaster Risk Management

Through scenarios simulation to hands-on operations, the National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction (NCDR) and the Tzu Chi Foundation (Tzu Chi) collaborate to organize the 2020 International Training Workshop - Youth Leadership Camp on Disaster Risk Management (2020 ITW) focusing on capacity building for disaster preparedness. There are 82 participants from 21 countries, including Southeast Asia, Europe, Africa, Central America, and South America who major in disaster management in universities of Taiwan. The workshop was held in 1 Sep in Xindian Jing Si Hall and 2 to 4 Sep in TzuChi Miaoli to practice the Scenario simulation of disaster assistance.

American Institute in Taiwan VISIT
American Institute in Taiwan VISIT

Economic Officer Bramer visits NCDR, to discuss the emergency system and S&T application of disaster reduction in Taiwan.

The MoC signed between NCDR and NIED of Japan
The MoC signed between NCDR and NIED of Japan

Based on the passed collaboration, President HAYASH Haruo, NIED and Director CHEN Hongey, NCDR signed the memorandum of cooperation on disaster reduction on 10 March in Taipei. The two parties will keep strengthening the S&T of application and sharing on earthquake, landslide and flood in the future.

Ministers of Republic of Nicaragua VISIT
Ministers of Republic of Nicaragua VISIT

Excmo. Sr. Denis Ronaldo Moncada Colindres, Excmo. Sr. Iván Adolfo Acosta Montalván, Excmo. Sr. Edward Francisco Centeno Gadea, Excmo. Dr. Guillermo José González González, and Excmo. Sr. Emb. William Manuel Tapia Alemán visited NCDR on 24 Feb. NCDR introduced the emergency operation and science & technology application on disaster reduction of Taiwan.

The MoC signed with two cities of Nepal
The MoC signed with two cities of Nepal

A memorandum of cooperation on disaster prevention and preparedness was concluded between the National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction (NCDR) and Ghorahi Sub-Metropolitan City, Thakurbaba Municipality of Nepal on February 10. Based on the MoC, NCDR will build the information and monitor systems for the rainfall and earthquake in these two cities this year.

Brief Introduction
The National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction (NCDR), serving as a technical advisor to the Executive Yuan (Cabinet) on disaster prevention and reduction affairs, was established in July 2003.