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.Read More
Coronavirus (COVID-19), an infectious disease caused by a new virus that has not been previously identified in humans, has spread in at least 140 countries. World Health Organizati... Read More
On January 29, 2020 at the Santika Hotel in Palu Central Sulawesi, YEU through the support of CBM, CAID, and HA initiated a meeting between the beneficiary community and the govern... Read More
Entering the second week after the big flood, floods have receded significantly in some areas of Jakarta but some location in the upstream area. Monitoring of rainfall conditions a... Read More
Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency (BMKG) recorded moderate to high intensity of rain in West Java, particularly in Bogor City from 31 December 2019 to 1 Januar... Read More
In the last few months, Muji Hartini (57 years old widow) has a new hobby. This hobby began when she was invited to participate in the handwritten batik training held by the Tridadi Village Authority in July. At that time, the Village Authority didn’t only facilitate the training, but also provided the equipment. Mrs. Tin...
The catastrophic events happened so fast. All of a sudden, the earth trembled and buildings collapsed. People ran out of their houses looking for safer place. They knew, it was a powerful earthquake. Unfortunately, Mrs Ratijah (39), didn’t have a chance to save herself. When the quake hit, she was in the bathroom. Mrs Rat...