North-East Asia

GEM collaborates with the following iniatives and projects in the region. If you or your initiative would like to collaborate on any of the GEM-topics (seismic hazard, exposure, pshyical vulnerability or socio-economic vulnerability and resilience), we are keen to hear from you; contact us at any time.

Seismic Hazard Assessment for the next generation Map

A Japan, Korea, China cooperative research project


The goal of this strategic project is to improve the PSHA methodology for the next generation maps in the three countries. Read more

Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Assessment Issues in the island arc of Japan and Taiwan

National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Prevention (NIED) and the Taiwan Earthquake Model (TEM)

Based on the lessons learnt from recent destructive earthquakes and the awareness of unexpected earthquakes possibly occuring in the future, scientists on both sides have consensus of cooperative researches to share data, knowledge and information to mitigate the disasters. Workshops and interactions have taken place since 2012 onwards. Read more