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About US

The Japan Nodal Office, under a consortium agreement with five universities across Japan(Hokkaido University, Sapporo (Chief organization); Hiroshima University, Hiroshima; Tohoku University, Sendai; Rakuno Gakuen University, Ebetsu; and University of Tsukuba), manages research on Vulnerability, Resilience, and Sustainability of the Land Systems. GIS and Remote sensing are often used.
The Japan Nodal Office assists GLP International Project Office (IPO).

Objetive 1

To identify the causal processes of land system vulnerability

Objective 2

To identify the quality of coping capacity linked to different perturbations

Objective 3

To assess the role of governance in bolstering land system resilience

Get Involved

We are promoting the capacity building of this research field. Please join our program such as summer/winter school. For the first step, please join our Facebook group or contact us.  

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