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Tsukahara Kenichi Last modified date:2024.06.03

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Administration Post
Director of the Natural Disaster Information Center of Western Japan

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Field of Specialization
Regional Science, Infrastructure Development, International Cooperation
Research Interests
  • Datebase development for disaster risk reduction to realize safe and resilient national land
    keyword : Disaster information
  • Efficient land use management with sustainable infrastructure provision and disaster risk redeuction in depopulated disaster prone communities
    keyword : depopulated communiteis, disaster risk reduction, public services provision
  • Effective water supply system for low income households in asian developing countries
    keyword : Asia, Low income households, Water supply policy, Pricing policy
  • Evaluation of effectiveness of public service provision in view of spatial distributiion of future diminishing population
    keyword : diminishing populatiion, spatial pattern, project evaluation
Academic Activities
1. Y. Hayashi, Y. Suzuki, S. Sato, Disaster Resilient Cities -Concepts and Practical Examples-, Elsevier, 2016.03.
1. Kenichi Tsukahara, Naoki Takigawa, Ken Koriyama, Toshiharu Fujii, Comparative study on water supply system management focusing on a non-revenue water ratio in post privatization Metropolitan Manila and 1950's Fukuoka City, Urban Policy Studies , 2, 85-97, 2008.07.
2. Hideo Oshikawa, Akihiro Hashimoto, Kenichi Tsukahara, Toshimitsu Komatsu, Impacts of recent climate change on flood disaster and preventive measures, Journal of Disaster Research, 2, 3, 131-141, 2008.07.
3. Hideo Oshikawa, Koji Asai, Kenichi Tsukahara, Toshimitus Komatsu, Disaster Immunity” – A new concept for disaster reduction in adaptation to disaster hazard intensification, Journal of Disaster Research, 4, 7-11, 2009.07.
4. Kenichi Tsukahara, Challenges for supporting climate change adaptation strategies in water-related disaster management, Asian Journal of Environment and Disaster Management, 2, 311-319, 2010.11.
5. Kenichi Tsukahara, Efficient provision of multiple public goods types in a system of cities, Proceedings of the International Conference on Land Problem and Urban Policy, 1993.08.
6. Kenichi Tsukahara, Independent and joint provision of optimal public services, Regional Science and Urban Economics, Volume 25, Issue 4, 1995.08.
1. Regional development and water transportation from a perspective of spatial economics.
2. Redevelopment of Inland Water Transport for Post-Conflict Rehabilitation in Southern Sudan.
Membership in Academic Society
  • Science Council of Japan
Professional and Outreach Activities
International Research on Disaster Risk, Japan National Committee, Secretary Genaral.