Our Mission

The mission of ICHARM is to serve as the Global Centre of Excellence for Water Hazard and Risk Management by, inter alia, observing and analyzing natural and social phenomena, developing methodologies and tools, building capacities, creating knowledge networks, and disseminating lessons and information in order to help governments and all stakeholders manage risks of water-related hazards at global, national, and community levels.
( Revision on 25th February, 2014 ( Partially citation ) )

30 January 2015
Message from Director updated.  check


6 January 2015
Message from Director updated  

Season's Greetings from Toshio KOIKE, Director of ICHARM.


17 December 2014
Research Specialist Positions Available check

ICHARM is now accepting one application for Research Specialist positions.
Click here to view the information on the application guidelines.

11 December 2014
Report on 2013 - 2014 M.Sc. Program, “Water-related Disaster Management Course of Disaster Management Policy Program” has been updated. check


2 December 2014
ICHARM Brochure has been updated. check


11 November 2014
ICHARM Newsletter Volume 9 No.3 (Issue No.34) is now available

The latest version of ICHARM newsletter is now available.

- Message from Director
- Message from Advisor
- ICHARM & GRIPS hold International Symposium
- Educational Program Updates
- FY2014 JICA Training Program: Capacity Development for Flood Risk Management
- IFAS workshops conducted in Malaysia and Japan
- UNESCO Pakistan project completed
- World Bank holds a public seminar on risk management
- ICFM6 held in Brazil
- Iranian Ambassador and RCUWM Director visited PWRI
- Field Observation in the Jamuna River in Bangladesh
- ICAHRM Researchers receive 16th Infrastructure Technology Development Award and PWRI Chief Executive Award
- Message from the Internship Student
- Publication List

You can download from here.

5 November 2014
Accepting applications for Ph. D. Disaster Management Program 2015   check
ICHARM is now accepting applications for Ph. D. Disaster Management Program 2015.
Deadline: 6th March 2015
For more detail, please visit our "Doctoral Course" site.

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