The Fukushima Nuclear Accident and Crisis Management: Lessons for Japan-U.S. Alliance Cooperation

October 12, 2012

The Sasakawa Peace Foundation has completed a research project which reviewed and analyzed the cooperation and coordination between the U.S. and Japan after the Fukushima nuclear accident caused by the Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami on March 11, 2011.

The Acting Project Team Chair is Professor Nobumasa Akiyama, Graduate School of Law, Hitotsubashi University.  Professor Akiyama is a participant in several Mansfield Foundation programs including U.S.-Japan Nuclear Working Group and the Mansfield Committee on U.S.-Japan Relations. He also was a contributor to the Foundation’s 2011 publication One Step Back? Reassessing an Ideal Security State for Northeast Asia 2025.

Please follow the link to view the final report, The Fukushima Nuclear Accident and Crisis Management: Lessons for Japan-U.S. Alliance Cooperation.

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