2015-9-8

Dr.Hijioka had a round table talk with the Administrator of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

On 26th of August, the Administrator of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) gave a speech at the American Center in Tokyo. After the speech, there was a round table talk with the Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and Dr. Hijioka, from Environmental Urban System Section, joined the discussion. 

Nine specialists on climate science, mitigation and adaptation, joined the round table. Dr. Hijioka explained about current circumstances of research about climate change adaptation in Japan, and the Administrator introduced initiatives in the U.S.