YAKKUM Emergency Unit (YEU) is currently developing guidelines for inclusive disaster response through series of discussion with communities, humanitarian organisations, and government agencies who share common concerns on PLWHA (people living with HIV / AIDS), children, persons with disabilities, elderly people, pregnant women and lactating women. The discussion on disability was held on 30 March with active participations from Social Agency of Yogyakarta Province, Arbeiter Samariter Bund (ASB-Indonesia), Ciqal, Deaf Art Community, Sigab and YAKKUM Rehabilitation Centre (PRY). The output of the meeting was recommendations for inclusive measures during evacuation, in the displacement setting, post-displacement and in the relocation setting.
Discussion on Disability
Situation Report #4 Lombok Earthquake
Highlight The emergency response period has been extended by 14 days, from 12 August to 25 August 2018. Aftershocks were still felt by the people in Lombok Utara District and its neighbouring ...
Situation Report #3 Lombok Earthquake (as of August 9 2018)
HIGHLIGHT • Until Thursday (9/8/2018) at 12:00 p.m., The National Agency for Disaster Management stated that the number of victims due to the 6.4 magnitude earthquake that occurred on July 29 ...
ALERT M-7 Lombok Earthquake
In the afternoon of Sunday the 5 August 2018, the district of North Lombok and East Lombok in West Nusa Tenggara, was hit by a 7 Richter scale magnitude earthquake ...
Lesson Learnt from Lombok : Aid Distribution
The distribution of assistance during the emergency response can be a challenge for humanitarian workers. Not only is there a lack of relief supplies, even a lot of supplies can ...
Refleksi Singkat dari Seorang Relawan Pasca Ledakan Bom di Surabaya
“Ada banyak orang dengan kedamaian hati yang bila terus disuarakan akan memadamkan bara perpecahan yang hendak dikobarkan.” Sebuah refleksi singkat dari seorang relawan gereja pasca ledakan bom yang terjadi di Gerejanya "Nama ...
Doa dari sini hanya nitip
“Doa dari sini hanya nitip” (Cerita Ibu-Ibu Penyintas di Pos Kubu tentang Perayaan Hari Raya Galungan) Matahari tepat di atas kami, kurang lebih pukul 13.00 WITA, beberapa ibu dari Desa Sebudi yang ...