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

POSTPONED.. 2015 02 25_Group 4 Disaster Mitigation Risk Management Meeting in Yalova

POSTPONED to April 2015.
A consultation meeting is planned to be held in Yalova on 25th
February from 14:00 with the collaboration with AFAD Yalova.
Yalova is one of the areas heavily damaged during the 1999 Izmit Earthquake.
Since then Yalova AFAD has been implementing activities to raise
disaster awareness within the community, to manage the disaster risks
and place possible precautions.
The MarDiM Project also has the aim contribute to strengthen the
disaster management planning through the regional disaster prevention
Therefore, this meeting is expected to search for the potential
collaboration between the Project and the local governmental
The expected participants will be MarDiM Project researchers, AFAD
officers, District Governors (Kaymakam), Mayors (Belediye Baskani),
Council (Kent Konseyi), NPO representatives, and lifeline companies