"Global Warming and Disaster Reduction" through Children's
"Disaster Safety Map
＆ Kidís Safety Bag"
'Natural Disaster Youth
Summit 2008' (NDYS 2008) Project has worked on the collaborative study by children in the world
utilizing the Internet since September 2007.
The theme of the project this year is 'Global
warming and disaster prevention.' Children in
the world use the on-line network for interactive
exchanges and work on the disaster prevention
Warming and disaster prevention"
earth is affected by the global warming, and
various disasters increase more and more in
many parts of the world.
is obvious if we make environment better, we
can reduce the damage from disasters.This is
what we have learned from the Great Hanshin
project focused on the "climate change
and the disaster" to cope with
disasters increasing due to the "global
Students make research on past
disasters where they live.
for "the global warming" which was
a problem of the earth, NDYS project tackled
activity to featured the theme of
"global warming and disaster
prevention" through "the making of
disaster safety map" and making
ďKidís safety bag" based on the
investigation through the on-line disaster
prevention collaborative learning.
We hope you will enjoy
watching the disaster prevention education today,
which connects the classroom around the world by the
Internet and work together through networking.
It is our pleasure if any of our activities will be
your reference. Moreover, the discussion forum by
children in the world is held on 23rd of March.
Children who work on
this project will make presentations of their
activities and have "International panel
discussion" through the Internet video-