June 27, 2016
Include All, Safety All
To many people, disaster risk reduction (DRR) might
sounds unfamiliar and very technical. Some people might even say, DRR is
government's responsibility or in other words, someone else's business. To
level up the stress, it would be much harder if it is disability-inclusive
disaster risk reduction (DiDRR). Expertise is required in this case.
To us in Arbeiter-Samariter-Bund (ASB) Indonesia &
Philippines, disaster is ....
May 31, 2016
10 years together with Indonesia
Ten years ago, ASB started working in Indonesia following the May 27 th Yogyakarta and Central Java earthquake. Initially, ASB started providing relief items and emergency shelter to address the immediate needs of affected households and communities. This was followed by supporting reconstruction efforts through building temporary schools and permanent community health centres. Recovery of livelihoods was also a priority to ....