The World Tsunami Awareness Day was made possible owing to the support of many countries and organizations that voted for the establishment of an occasion that focuses on spreading awareness and promoting understanding of tsunamis and their impact on Japanese social and economic life.
At the event, Mr. Nisaka explained about the enduring implications that the events of March 11, 2011 has had on Japan and how it has affected experts' and the public’s perception of tsunamis. Mr. Nisaka also politely invited H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie to visit Wakayama Prefecture whenever he has the opportunity.
Among the honorable guests, H.E. Dr. Fatimie also had the great pleasure of meeting with Mr. Natsuo Yamaguchi, Leader of the New Komeito Party, Mr. Makoto Yoshizawa, Director of the International Performing Arts Association, and Mrs. Mika Muraoka, Chief Director of the International Performing Arts Association.