Strengthening disaster risk reduction in Indonesia through Multi-stakeholder PartnershipPresentation Transcript
Strengthening disaster risk reduction in Indonesia through Multi-stakeholder Partnership June 2009 INDONESIA
Indonesia is one of the most hazard prone countries in the world
According to ISDR, Indonesia ranks seven in the list of countries most hit by natural disasters in 2005.
The 2004 tsunami killed more than 165,000, causing damage and losses up to USD 4,450 million. This combined with earthquakes in Jogjakarta and Jawa Tengah, Bengkulu and West Sumatera as well as the flood in Jakarta bring the amount of damage and losses up to more than USD 8 billion.
The various hazards flood
Partnership in DRR : The Indonesian National Platform for DRR
The Indonesian National Platform for DRR had been launched on 20 November 2008. On that day, representatives from six stakeholder groups signed a petition to support disaster risk reduction in Indonesia: the private sector, academician, government, the international community, mass media and CSO/NGO.
The establishment process of the Indonesian National Platform for DRR had been led mainly by non-governmental organizations and thematic forums.
Partnership is a tradition that has been long embedded into the lives of Indonesian communities. The term ‘gotong royong’ signifies the principle of reciprocity that illustrates Indonesians’ spirit for partnership and volunteerism.
-capacity development of national and local disaster management agencies
capacity development of the DRR national platform and local platforms
Establishment of a legal framework to improve coordination and implementation of DRR
mainstreaming DRR Into development planning process
Creation of national and local DM plans
-capacity development in establishing and maintaining a harmonized disaster risk information system - local capacity building for responding to disaster warnings -Further development of rapid risk assessment technologies formulated by universities -national disaster risk analysis as basis for developing the national DM Plan
-improvement and extension of secondary and graduate level education on disaster management
Support for research on technologies relevant to DRR
Public awareness raising through an integrated approach by multi-stakeholder
Cost benefit analysis for DRR
Capacity development of the media to help improve public awareness
-public private partnership in disaster risk reduction
Integration of DRR into climate change adaptation programs
Natural resource management
-capacity development for institutions involved in disaster preparedness
Establishment of disaster preparedness and contingency plans
Establishment of mechanism for assessing disaster preparedness capacity and mechanism for various stakeholders
The Indonesian National Platform for DRR Planas PRB Secretariat [email_address] Director for Disaster Risk Reduction, BNPB [email_address] Address: Jl. Ir. H. Juanda No. 36 Jakarta Pusat – INDONESIA Phone/fax : +62 21 350 50 36 http://www.planasprb.net