Originally planned for the end of October, the submission of the application for NPO incorporation had been de […] Read More
We will build up tide forests lost in tsunami damage caused by the Great East Japan Earthquake from 1. We aim to make organizations certified NPOs in a way to involve communities.
Watari-cho, a town of Miyagi Prefecture seaside was devastated by the tsunami recorded seismic intensity 6 in the Great East Japan Earthquake. "Forest Oraho (meaning we)" which has played a major role in life and agriculture over several hundred years from the time of Date Masamune was severely damaged. In this project, Watari townspeople will reestablish "Forest of Oraho" from a scratch with everyone who loves Watari.
Official site http://www.watari-grb.org/
Watari green belt project, is one of the Watari-cho earthquake reconstruction plan businesses. With the complete aim of "ease of living", "Watari-like", the creation of rich parkland • waterfront, we will make the "Forest of Oraho" as a symbol of reconstruction obtaining the participation of a variety of people, mainly the townspeople. In this Boeing support project, we will do (1) planting of seedlings pots which we have worked on until now and incorporation project of NPO.
Period of project
Oct, 2013 – Dec, 2014
1) Formulation of coastal forest basic plan in the private enterprise
2) Negotiations of place for planting seedlings pots and planting
3) NPO incorporation of the project
Creating tide forests respecting grand design and creating mechanisms involving the participation in the project by the townspeople
Development of coastal forest basic plan: Coastal forest basic plan (draft) development progress 80%
Number of seedlings planted: 691
Door to NPO incorporation: Application Submitted for NPO incorporation
With the attendance of Mr. Sekiguchi from C’s, questions which arose during the prior consultation with the pe […] Read More
Watari green project had been operating for more than 2 years for the recovery of the coastal region which was […] Read More
We created the documents necessary for incorporation (prospectus and membership agreement), and checked them w […] Read More
Based on the discussion so far, as for the fourth meeting, we talked about the needs for incorporation and the […] Read More
We have held the incorporation Preparatory Committee of GBP since February this year. For the forests which ta […] Read More
The second tree-planting ceremony began. The wind blew moderately and the weather was pleasant. Read More
We had approximately 70 people visiting from and outside the town. Thank you all! We finally planted seedlings […] Read More
About 30 townspeople gathered in a workshop format and we have developed a coastal disaster prevention forest […] Read More
We held the first incorporation Preparatory Committee of Watari green belt project. As for the first committee […] Read More