S&R Foundation, International Institute of Global Resilience
1623 28th Street, NW
http://www.iigreager.org/ & www.sandr.org (we are in the process of linking these websites)
Sachiko Kuno,Ryuji Ueno,Douglas Charnas,Marianne Chaconas
Founded in 2012, IIGR's mission is to contribute to the professionalization of the Emergency Management community.
IIGR conducts research and educational programs. As a part of research program, IIGR has "A Case Study of 3.11/Fukushima from a perspective of Emergency Management". IIGR will also initiate "EVERMAY" US-JAPAN RESEARCH PROJECT: Sharing a sense of value for managing disasters, which is a 6 month research program to promote the joint education / training in Emergency Management between US and Japan, and to contribute to the implementation of more effective higher education in Emergency Management community.