Skip Navigation

Close and don't show again.

Your browser is out of date.

You may not get the full experience here on National Journal.

Please upgrade your browser to any of the following supported browsers:

Almost 2 Years Later: Japan's Slow Rebound From Fukushima Almost 2 Years Later: Japan's Slow Rebound From Fukushima

NEXT :
This ad will end in seconds
 
Close X

Want access to this content? Learn More »

Forget Your Password?

Don't have an account? Register »

Reveal Navigation
 

 

Policy

Almost 2 Years Later: Japan's Slow Rebound From Fukushima

photo of Olga Belogolova
November 16, 2012

20 months after an earthquake and nuclear disaster rocked Japan, the town of Hirono, near the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, is still struggling to recover. See pictures from Hirono below.

RELATED: 20 Months After Nuclear Disaster, Japanese Town Struggles to Rebound

Chizuko Abe's road-side restaurant in Hirono called "Futaba" where many recovery workers eat.(Olga Belogolova)

Hirono school children gather at the end of their lunch.(Olga Belogolova)

An empty classroom of the elementary school is seen in Hirono, Japan.(Olga Belogolova)

 

Wrecked buildings sit along a road in Naraha, Japan, which is within the 20 km exclusion zone from the devastated Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.(Olga Belogolova)

Wrecked buildings sit along a road in Naraha, Japan, which is within the 20 km exclusion zone from the devastated Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.(Olga Belogolova)

The radiation level is on display in the lobby of the municipal office of Hirono, Japan.(Olga Belogolova)

 
Job Board
Search Jobs
Account Executive
| Washington, District of Columbia
Manager- Public Outreach & Policy
| Silver Spring, Maryland
Tenure Track Position
American Society of Civil Engineers | San Luis Obispo, CA
Tenure-­Track Assistant Professor
American Society of Civil Engineers | Louisville, KY
City Engineer and Assistant City Engineer
American Society of Civil Engineers | Plant City, FL
Entry Level and Experienced Mechanical & Electrical Engineers
American Society of Civil Engineers | SC
Quality Control Inspector – Mechanical
American Society of Civil Engineers
Engineer Project Manager
American Society of Civil Engineers | Wilmette, IL
Quality Engineering Consultant
American Society of Civil Engineers | Austin, TX
Engineer III - Civil
American Society of Civil Engineers | Minot, ND
Director of Supplier Quality
American Society of Civil Engineers | Niles, IL
Senior Geotechnical Engineer
American Society of Civil Engineers | Santa Cruz, CA
Department Chair
American Society of Civil Engineers | Moscow, ID
Land Development Intern
American Society of Civil Engineers | Hillsborough, NC
Department Chair and Professor of Chemical Engineering
American Society of Civil Engineers | Charlottesville, VA
 
Comments
comments powered by Disqus