Building resilience before disaster strikes

Building resilience before disaster strikesWe can all learn from a country like Japan who is still dealing with the aftermath of the Great East Japan Earthquake and resulting tsunami of 2011 – a natural disaster that took the lives of 15,883 and shifted the earth on its axis by 10 cm to 25 cm, moving the main island of Japan eight feet to the east. This situation could have been much worse had they not been prepared and resilient in the face of the “toughest and most difficult crisis for Japan” since the end of the World War II.…