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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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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

24 May
Work with Heart and Professionalism
Work with Heart and Professionalism

"Charles Darwin said that those who can survive the most is not the strongest, but the most adaptive", this sentence was stated in the opening remarks at the 2021 YAKKUM Emergency ... Read More

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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...

Mugiyem' Story: "I Would Never be Left Alone"

Not much has changed from Mugiyem's daily life in this pandemic. Her routine remains the same, starting from farming to feeding the goat which she maintains from the “Mendo Manunggal” program, one of the local church programs to improve the congregation's economy with a rowdy goat system. She planted corn in a f...

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