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Dr. Fukami Gives Lecture at KAC Global Summit

In August of 2018, Dr. Maki Fukami gave a lecture at the KAC Global Summit that is held every year in Washington D.C. Kizuna Across Cultures (KAC) is a non-organization dedicated to encouraging youth to become global citizens. The organization offers cultural exchange programs that connects high school students studying English in Japan and Japanese …

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Dr. Fukami Speaks at Washington Women’s Dialogue

In June of 2018, Dr. Maki Fukami participated in the Washington Women’s Dialogue hosted by Japan Institute for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship (JSIE) at the Mansfield Foundation. JSIE is a nonprofit organization in Washington, D.C. that supports fostering global talent, and offers global networking opportunities for young professionals, with an emphasis on helping women and …

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Dr. Fukami joins Nexco USA’s Emergency Management Training

In January of 2018, Dr. Maki Fukami visited the Washington D.C. Emergency Management Agency, Maryland Emergency Management Agency, Highway Emergency Management Agency, and the United States Department of Transpiration for Nexco USA’s Emergency Management Training. The National Academy held a workshop on Traffic Emergency Management.

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Dr. Fukami visits NRC with Senator Mori

In January of 2018, Dr. Fukami visited the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), and met with the Chairman, Kristine Svinicki. NRC ensure the safe use of radioactive materials for beneficial civilian purposes while protecting people and the environment. During the visit, members discussed nuclear power policies in Fukushima. To access the NRC website, please click on …

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Dr. Fukami Visits EMI with Senator Mori

In January of 2018, Dr. Maki Fukami visited EMI with Senator Masako Mori and met with the Deputy Superintendent. EMI is FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute and serves as the national focal point for the development and delivery of emergency management training. They offer a wide variety of courses to meet the needs of a diverse …

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Dr. Fukami Joins Symposium at Stimson Center.

In January of 2018, under the organization of Yuki Tatumi, Co-Director of the East Asia Program and Director of the Japan Program at the Stimson Center, with Dr. Maki Fukami as the moderator, a symposium held along with Senator Masako Mori, Craig Fugate, Former FEMA Administrator, and Ellis Sanely, Chairman of IAEM. For more details, click on …

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Dr. Fukami’s FJ Interview

Dr. Maki Fukami made an appearance on the 47thFJ interview on November 24th,2017. The topic was on Emergency Management and Global Human Resources. To access the full interview, click on the link below.

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