・Promoting measures for special disasters
The, agency has adopted comprehensive disaster prevention measures based on the situation of each region and the characteristics of a disaster, for each type of special disaster, such as airplane accidents or automobile fires inside a tunnel.
Local Autonomy College
Human resources development to open up the new age of reform
The college provides advanced, practical training for local government employees who work at the cutting edge of decentralization.
・Advanced study and training for local government employees
The college provides study and training in order to produce executive staff with a wide range of abilities. The training courses, the longest of which lasts for 6 months, are all residential courses taught by top class instructors.
The number of graduates of the college is over forty thousand, of whom the majority play an important role on the executive staff of local government. Their numbers include many serving governors and mayors.