Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Social Sciences, ICSS 2019, 5-6 November 2019, Jakarta, Indonesia

Research Article

The Policy of Community-based Disaster Management in Disaster-resistant Village at Semarang City

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.5-11-2019.2292505,
        author={Martien Herna Susanti and Setiajid  Setiajid},
        title={The Policy of Community-based Disaster Management in Disaster-resistant Village at Semarang City},
        proceedings={Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Social Sciences, ICSS 2019, 5-6 November 2019, Jakarta, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={ICSS},
        year={2020},
        month={3},
        keywords={disaster management community policy disaster-resistance village},
        doi={10.4108/eai.5-11-2019.2292505}
    }
    
  • Martien Herna Susanti
    Setiajid Setiajid
    Year: 2020
    The Policy of Community-based Disaster Management in Disaster-resistant Village at Semarang City
    ICSS
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.5-11-2019.2292505
Martien Herna Susanti1,*, Setiajid Setiajid1
  • 1: Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
*Contact email: martien@mail.unnes.ac.id

Abstract

The purpose of the study is to elaborate the community-based disaster management policies and its obstacle on the implementation in the disaster-resistant village at Semarang City. The research is descriptive explorative. The research was held in Semarang city, the subject is disaster-resistant village (later will be abbreviated into KTB) community. Data gathered by interviews, observation, documentation, and focus group discussions. The key informants are the facilitators of KTB, chief of the village, village official, volunteers, and KTB community. The results showed that KTB that established in 2018, is the development of Village Disaster Preparedness program that established in 2017 as the implementation of the Local Government Regulation of Semarang City Number 13 in 2010, about the Implementation of Disaster Management in Semarang city. The concept of KTB based on disaster management community or CBDP (Community Based Disaster Preparedness) that are now become KTB in Semarang city. Conclusion of the study is the policy management of community-based disaster management have not been able to encourage grassroots communities to manage disaster risk in disaster-prone areas. The obstacle on the implementation lay on the community itself and the paradigm about disasters based on its social values, religious beliefs, and of the tradition people embraced.