First TMG Disaster Management Seminar for FY 2023


The TMG Disaster Management Seminar was held for officers in charge of disaster management at embassies and representative offices located in Tokyo, with the aim to strengthen cooperation for aiding foreign nationals in times of disaster. Information such as measures Tokyo will take at the onset of an emergency, where to collect multilingual information, and rescue and relief in the event of a disaster, was shared.

Schedule for the seminar


■Date:Wednesday, July 5, 2023

■Participants:82 participants from 54 embassies and representative offices



 (1) Serving as the Contact Point for Embassies and Representative Offices in Tokyo
International Affairs Division, Office of the Governor for Policy Planning, TMG
 (2) Disaster Prevention Measures by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government
Disaster Prevention Division, Bureau of General Affairs, TMG
 (3) Earthquake Preparedness of the Tokyo Fire Department  (TFD)
Earthquake Preparedness Section, Disaster Preparedness Division, Tokyo Fire Department
 (4) Multilingual Safety and Security Information
Global Strategy Division, NHK WORLD-JAPAN
 (5) Presentation "Saving a life with an AED" and first-aid training workshops
The AED Foundation of Japan
A Presentation slide for the seminar(TFD)