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Date : March 9, 2023

Video Report: Twelve Years after the Earthquake, Governor Masao Uchibori Discusses Fukushima’s Reconstruction: The Challenges Ahead (Mr. Masao Uchibori, Governor of Fukushima Prefecture)

post date : 2023.03.09

It has been nearly 12 years since the Great East Japan Earthquake and the TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi nuclear accident. With the release of treated water from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station into the sea scheduled for this spring or summer, the government has announced that it will "Do its utmost to ensure safety and take thorough measures against harmful rumors.”


The FPCJ has invited Governor Uchibori to discuss the current situation of Fukushima at this critical stage, as well as specific policies and issues for a true reconstruction of Fukushima.


The briefing was attended by journalists from Belgium, China, France, German, Hong Kong,  New Zealand, Singapore, Spain and US.



 Handout in English①       Handout in English②               

■Date: March 9 (Thu), 2023 , 14:00-15:00 
■Theme: Twelve Years after the Earthquake, Governor Masao Uchibori Discusses Fukushima's Reconstruction: The Challenges Ahead

■Briefer: Mr. Masao Uchibori, Governor of Fukushima Prefecture

■Language: Japanese, with consecutive English interpretation



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