Brief Introduction to Taiwan Disaster Relief Volunteer Corps



  • Taiwan Disaster Relief Volunteer Corps combine the conceptual structure from both “Japan Bousaisi Organization” and “Japan Care-fit Organization.”

  • Natural disasters regularly occur in Taiwan, where the change of social structure complicates the types of disasters. Countries throughout the world have dedicated to enhancing self-help, mutual help, and government assistance mechanism. Self-help and mutual help, meanwhile, are the top priority.

  • Assistance in promoting disaster preventions to the scales of family, community, campus, and corporation, thus motivating more people to join the task of disaster prevention.

  • Measures of autonomous disaster prevention need core participants who can implement the capabilities of autonomous disaster prevention, thus establishing the bottom-up sustainable operation mechanism.

  • Bringing external resources into restoring and reconstructing community after the occurrence of disasters.