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YAKKUM Emergency Unit (YEU) is one of YAKKUM (Christian Foundation for Public Health) units which was established in 2001. Its core mandate is the delivery of inclusive emergency response where community participation in need assessment and relief distribution are encouraged. YEU works to articulate initiatives to build community resilience through community-led disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation. By the year 2017, YEU has been assisting more than 250 villages and partnering with more than 350 community-based organizations across Indonesia.

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18 Jun
Women Contribution Towards Sustainable Environment
Women Contribution Towards Sustainable Environment

Women Contribution Towards Sustainable Environment   Climate change has always been a serious issue to talk about. The threat is undeniable yet there are still a lot of peop... Read More

15 Jun
Digital Campaign on Productive Elderly Issues among Youth
Digital Campaign on Productive Elderly Issues among Youth

In order to increase awareness regarding Productive Elderly Issues among adolescents, YAKKUM Emergency Unit in collaboration with Arion Agency conducted a digital campaign using In... Read More

30 May
Fight Stigma Against Ageing
Fight Stigma Against Ageing

Growing old is a natural process that will be experienced by everyone. This is usually marked by a decrease in cognitive and physical function of body. Frequently, an aging body is... Read More

08 May
Rapid Need Assessment in Sleman : Impact of COVID-19 on Older People
Rapid Need Assessment in Sleman : Impact of COVID-19 on Older People

On 11 March 2020, World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared Corona Virus Disease or COVID-19 as pandemic, following the rapid increase of the confirmed cases around the world. U... Read More

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Story

Story from the Frontline :

COVID-19 has posed enormous challenges for the Puskesmas (Community Health Center) staffs as one of the frontlines for Covid-19's first treatment in the community. The unpreparedness of Puskesmas such as limited PPE (Personal Protection Equipment), disinfectants, isolation rooms and medical devices for handling the outb...

Surviving the Trying Times : Story from PLWH in KDS Banuatapura

The sun was strongly shining above the land where the equator circles around. I was sitting under the Mango tree in front of the office listening story told by our friends from KDS (Peer Support Group) Banuatapura. They remained cheerful regardless of the trying situations due to Covid-19 pandemic. Nevertheless, at the end ...

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