MarDiM Project (Earthquake and Tsunami Disaster Mitigation in the Marmara Region and Disaster Education in Turkey)

On 5th November, 2017, the World Tsunami Awareness Day (Dünya Tsunami Farkındalık Günü) was commemorated with a press conference at the Regional Earthquake and Tsunami Monitoring Center of KOERI.

  • On 5th November, 2017, the World Tsunami Awareness Day (Dünya Tsunami Farkındalık Günü) was commemorated with a press conference at the Regional Earthquake and Tsunami Monitoring Center of KOERI.

     

     

     

    Prof. Dr. Haluk Özener reminded that Turkey is an earthquake country and Tsunami is also a danger after  possible earthquakes.

    Dr. Yoshiyuki KANEDA introduced Japanese Tsunami warning system. He introduced a Japanese tale of "Inamura no hi" , a video material to teach the fear of nature when the normal state collapses and how important to deal with the situation by thinking on our own.

    Assoc.Prof.Dr Gülüm Tanırcan introduced  "Tsunami Information Handbook (Tsunami Bilgilendirme El Kitabı)" which was produced within the Project