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The 6th Jeju Forum evaluated the challenges and opportunities the rise of China and the reunification of the Korean peninsula will offer. The Forum also took note of the great potential of new growth on the basis of the Asian entrepreneurship. With this background, various programs on Korea-China economic cooperation are prepared. The contents of new standard and its perspectives were reviewed. New growth potential, creative industry, new leadership, the future of education and the role of women were also addressed. Peace and common prosperity on the Korean peninsula and East Asia through the promotion of mutual understanding was discussed. The cultural exchanges and fusion in East Asia was reviewed and we evaluated how it is promoting the sense of community among the Asian peoples. Various issues of peace in East Asia such as the resolution of the North Korean nuclear problem, historical reconciliation and maritime security are among the topics. The recent natural disaster of Japan was reviewed and among the related topics are how to deal with the climate change and natural disasters.

Host: Jeju Special Self-Governing Province, International Peace Foundation, East Asia Foundation, JoongAng Ilbo 
Organizer: Jeju Peace Institute 
TIME ORGANIZATION SESSION ROOM
15:30 ~ 16:40 [2-F] Is There Any Countermeasure to Climate Change and Disasters?
거세어지는 기후변화와 강력해지는 재난, 대응책은 있는가?
Emerald Hall
Moderator
Hur, Jeong-ok (Professor, Seoul School of Integrated Science & Technology)

Main Speaker
PARK, Yeon-soo (Administrator, National Emergency Management Agency, Republic of Korea)

Discussants
KANG, Eun-hee (Chairwomen, Korea IT Business Women’s Association)
PARK, Jae-beom, (Editor in Chief, The Daily Seoul)
LEE, Re-na (Professo EWHA Women’s University)
JEONG, Sang-man (Director, National Institute for Disaster Prevention)

사회
허정옥(서울과학종합대학원 교수)

주제발표
박연수(소방방재청 청장)

토론
강은희(IT여성기업인협회 회장)
박재범(서울신문 주필)
이래나(이화여자대학교 교수)
정상만(국립방재연구소 소장)

After reviewing the risk posed by climate change and natural disaster as a matter of fact, the session will evaluate the rescue system and response mechanism. It will also discuss the impact of and response to the earthquake in Japan. It will also discuss the emergency response team organized by NEMA (the National Emergency Management Agency) immediately after the earthquake in Japan.
- Is it necessary to make an earthquake-resistant design mandatory for all new buildings?
- What is the government’s response to concerns about the earthquake, the tsunami, and the resulting radioactivity?
- Koreans’‘insensitivity’to safety and their awareness of the risk of ss to natural disasters.
- A guideline for coping with various types of natural disaster, including nuclear accident, earthquake, and tsunami.
- The cooperation mechanism for rescue agencies in a disaster situation, the civilian response, and the public communication and response system.

일본 대지진을 통해 현실화된 기후변화와 대재앙의 현황을 살펴보고 우리나라의 재난체계와 구체적인 대응방안을 찾아봅니다. 일본에서 발생된 지진이 국내에 미치는 영향과 대책에 대해서도 논의해 봅니다. 일본 대지진 발생 직후 소방방재청이 구성한 지진긴급대응팀의 활동과 향후 대책, 전략적 방향에 대해서도 토론합니다.
- 일본 대지진을 볼 때, 우리나라도 모든 신축건물에 대해 내진설계 의무화를 할 필요가 있는가?
- 지진, 해일, 방사능 공포와 불안감에 대한 정부의 대응책은 무엇인가?
- 우리나라 국민들의 안전불감증 실태와 자연재해에 대한 경각심은?
- 원전사고를 포함한 지진ㆍ해일 등 각종 재난상황에 대한 가이드라인은?
- 재난상황시 구조기관과 지원기관간의 협력체계 및 민간차원의 대응책, 대국민 소통 및 반응체계는?

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