Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) conducted a landslide survey in Haka Township in Chin State on 22 March in cooperation wiht the Disaster Management Department and Department of Meteorology and Hydrology.
The survey team discussed the preventive measures against landslide and natural disasters and public knowledge dissemination, with officials from the Department of Meteorology and Hydrology in Chin State.
The JICA has already installed two landslide detection machines in Haka Township in Chin State.
The field trip aims to place two more machines.
“The JICA will help in taking preventive measures against landslides based on the landslides occurred in Haka in 2015 and the rainfall records and cooperate with the government departments to share information with the public,” said Hayato NAKAMURA, project formulation advisor from the JICA.