September 5, 2008
Professor Fujii receives Certificate of Commendation
Professor Toshitsugu Fujii of the Volcano Research Center (VRC) was commended
by the Minister of Disaster Prevention in 2008. This Certificate of Commendation
is given to an individual or group who makes a remarkable achievement in
the following aspects; disseminating the awareness of disaster prevention,
arranging an effective disaster prevention system before a disaster, saving
many lives in a time of disaster, and helping to contain much of the disaster
damage before it spreads too far.
Professor Fujii also received the Geochemical Journal Award in July, 2008.
Click below to see the detail information from the Cabinet Office (available
in Japanese only).