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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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06 Jul
IDEAKSI: Analysis of Research Findings and Development of Innovation Proposals
IDEAKSI: Analysis of Research Findings and Development of Innovation Proposals

IDEAKSI Innovation Workshop held on 29/06 & 30/06 attended by 15 local innovator groups to deepen the knowledge of local innovators in creating community-based inclusive innovation... Read More

07 Jun
IDEAKSI: Workshop on Inclusion, Knowledge Mapping and Actors
IDEAKSI: Workshop on Inclusion, Knowledge Mapping and Actors

YAKKUM Emergency Unit's second IDEAKSI (ide inovasi aksi inklusi) Innovation Workshop  was held via online on Wednesday, June 2, 2021. The first session held by Ratna Susi, i... Read More

31 May
Healthy, Prosperous and Empowered Elderly: YAKKUM Commitment for Elderly in Indonesia
Healthy, Prosperous and Empowered Elderly: YAKKUM Commitment for Elderly in Indonesia

Closing Event of National Elderly Day 2021   National Elderly Day or (HLUN) is commemorated to appreciate the spirit and strategic role of elderly people in Indonesia. H... Read More

07 Jun
IDEAKSI: Inclusive Community Based Disaster Innovations
IDEAKSI: Inclusive Community Based Disaster Innovations

“Earthquakes are natural phenomena, but not all natural phenomena are disasters. Earthquakes are not deadly but collapsed buildings are what caused casualties and are then call... Read More

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Story From Kupang

Support in a difficult moment Elderly people who under normal circumstances manage their life very well by themselves can be hit hard by natural disasters and suddenly need support. Like 74 year-old Ruth Hekneno who lives on Timor Island which was affected by the tropical cyclone Seroja in April 2021. In the midd...

Online Marketing Training: Solutions to Increase Income for Women's Groups in Urban Communities

Since Indonesia announced its COVID-19 first case on 2 March, 2020, the economic activity in Yogyakarta has begun to slow down. The government policy on the large-scale social restriction affected the community’s capacity in obtaining income. The changes in social behavior and economic stagnation resulted in the unprecede...

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