An event is being organised to commemorate the The Great East Japan Earthquake in 2011. There will be a message from Dr. Stephen Dodd, Chair of Japan Research Centre, SOAS. This will be followed by a film screening of The Tsunami and the Cherry Blossom directed by Lucy Walker (38min) which was an Academy Award nominated documentary in 2012. The film will be followed by a discussion and networking.
This event will be Hosted by: TERP London, Sakura Front and Japan Research Centre (JRC)
Sponsored by: The Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation
Assisted by: Action for Japan UK
Supported by: Embassy of Japan on the UK, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan Local Government Centre, Japan National Tourism Organization, Action for Japan UK, Japan Europe Entrepreneurs Forum, The Japan Foundation, Daiwa Foundation, Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the UK
You can find out more on the JETAA UK events page here: http://www.jetaa.org.uk/events/tsunami-611-days-later/ or the event website here: http://sakurafront.org.uk/tsunami/