CH-DRM Network,Japan

Secretariat of the National Task Force
for the Cultural Heritage Disaster Risk Mitigation Network

Participating Organizations

In order to achieve shared understanding about the necessity to construct a network and to facilitate the implementation of future activities, the National Institutes for Cultural Heritage (NICH) contacted associated organizations and other stakeholder organizations related to cultural heritage and disaster risk mitigation (with a focus on former participants in the Committee for Salvaging Cultural Properties Affected by the 2011 Earthquake off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku and Related Disasters) and established the Executive Committee of CH-DRM Net.

The 24 groups listed below currently participate in the Executive Committee. NICH is seeking additional participation from other organizations that agree with the goals of the Task Force.

Participating Organizations’ Link

ENG National Institutes for Cultural Heritage *
JPN National Museum of Art
ENG National Museum of Nature and Science
ENG National Institutes for the Humanities
ENG National Diet Library
ENG National Achieves of Japan
ENG Japanese Association of Museums
ENG Japan Library Association
ENG The Japanese Council of Science Museums
ENG The Japan Society for the Conservation of Cultural Property
JPN Japan Society for Scientific Studies on Cultural Properties
ENG The Japan Council of Art Museums
JPN The Japan Society of Achieves Institution
The Japan University Museology Course Council
JPN Miyagi Shiryounet (Network for Preserving Historical Materials)
JPN Rekishishiryo-net (Network for Historical Materials)
JPN Natural History Museum Network of Western Japan
JPN National Council of History and Folk Museums
JPN The University Museums Council
JPN Foundation for Cultural Heritage and Art Research
JPN Japan Conservation Project
JPN The Society for MINGU of Japan
Kyushu and Yamaguchi Museum Partnership Committee
ENG The Association for Conservation of National Treasures, a General Incorporated Association

As of June 2020, 25 Organizations

* National Institutes for Cultural Heritage’s Link

ENG Tokyo National Museum
ENG Kyoto National Museum
ENG Nara National Museum
ENG Kyushu National Museum
ENG Tokyo National Research Institute for Cultural Properties
ENG Nara National Research Institute for Cultural Properties
ENG National Institute for Cultural Heritage, Japan (The International Research Centre for Intangible Cultural Heritage in the Asia-Pacific Region (IRCI) )