2018”N05ŒŽ26“ϊ

[Japan]@Koriyamawas designated as 391st member of ISCN

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Koriyama is a community located the east part of Japan with the
population of 330,00. Koriyama had some serious damages by the East
Japan Great Earth Quake in March, 2011. Then, the Tokyo Electronic #1
Nuclear Plantfs failures brought a big anxiety to the citizens.

Those hard experience made the community decide to start Safe Community
programs which is the approaches of safety promotion with the
international standard in 2014.

The challenges have been led by the Safe Community Koriyama is the
steering committee consisting of 43 organization and groups under the
leadership of the chair, the city mayor with the cross-sectral
collaboration in the city.

Koriyama set up the six priorities (Traffic safety, Child safety, Senior
safety, Suicide prevention, Crime prevention, Disaster preparedness and
Environmental safety) based on the analysis of various injury related
data.

At the on-site evaluation, the challenges to hose priorities were highly
evaluated by the certifiers, Prof Lu Pai and Prof. Michal Grivna. They
have confirmed that Koriyama has fulfilled seven indicators. For the
farther development of the Koriyama SC programs, they also gave several
advices.

At the designation ceremony in Feb.1, Koriyama became the 391st member
of the international Safe Community network with the big celebration
from citizens and guests from other designated communities

For the future, Koriyama will make further effort to promote SC programs
to make the community safer.
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2018”N05ŒŽ08“ϊ

[Taiwan]#147 Shoufeng Re-designation Ceremony

On April24, 2018, Shoufeng Township of Hualien County held the re-designation ceremony. Prof. Joon-Pil Cho, the certifier, signed the agreement with the Township LeaderC Ms. Chang, and community CEO, witnessed by Prof. Lu Pai, the chair of Taiwanese Community Safety Promotion Center.
The county Mayor, Mr. Fu, also attended the ceremony and Signed a Commitment in continuously supporting communities to promote safety. Several designated International Safe Communities, Neihu, Zhongzheng, Jinhwa, Wenshan, Xinyi, Xizhi, Hsinchu East District, Guangyin and Jinshan, congratulated Shoufeng on their success.

Shoufeng Safe Community Introduction:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ffB_gNSdwfE

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Lu Pai
Taiwanese Community Safety Promotion Center
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2018”N03ŒŽ23“ϊ

[Thailand] Safe community at Nakhon Sri Thammrat.

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Mrs Mantana Haowtakoon, a represented from Nakhon Sri Thammrat

Public Health Office, and CSIP visited Tharua Subdistrict Administrative Organization on March 27,2018. The vice president of SAO presented their safety programs, such as; child drowning prevention, road safety, which worked with community participation, health sector and others.

They are interested in safe community programs and designation.

Then, we began the first meeting for initiative and movement on safe community programs with the participants from SAO and municipalities and local agencies. They presented overview the risks, disaster and hazard, prevention and safety programs which from national and local policies. At the end we discussed about how to work each other on Safe community program and going ahead on provincial drowning prevention policy and program.


Chadaporn Suksiriwan

Child Safety Promotion and Injury Prevention Research Centre (CSIP), Ramathibodi Hospital, Thailand


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