NaruhitoOn Wednesday, March 6, 2013, His Imperial Highness Crown Prince Naruhito of Japan gave keynote speech during the United Nations special thematic session, Water and Disasters, in New York.

In his speech the heir to the Chrysanthemum throne “…called for international discussions to improve the world’s preparedness for tsunami and other water-related disasters…” according to various sources.

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