The Asian Disaster Reduction Center
in Kobe was a major contributor of information to the study.
Under the plan, South Korean disaster-prevention officials will be dispatched to facilities including the Asian Disaster Reduction Center
in Kobe, western Japan, and Japanese officials from the Cabinet Office will be sent to South Korean government entities, the sources said.
Also present in the meeting were representatives of the UN Agencies including UNOCHA, UNESCO, WHO, FAO, IOM and donor countries in the Islamic Republic of Iran (Australia, Japan, Thailand), as well as as regional organizations such as Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) and Asian Disaster Reduction Center