Evaluation of Disaster Preparedness Earthquake Policies in Padang City

indry, indry and Miko, Alfan and Putera, Roni Ekha (2019) Evaluation of Disaster Preparedness Earthquake Policies in Padang City. In: ICONSHEL 2018, 5-6 September 2018, Padang, Indonesia.

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Abstract

Disaster preparedness means planning action to respond in case of disaster. This activity is important as a form of disaster risk reduction. Padang city is one of the areas that have high earthquake vulnerability index. So, disaster preparedness becomes an important thing to do. BPBD as a leading sector in disaster has undertaken various programs and activities of disaster preparedness. This research uses qualitative method with descriptive approach. With primary and secondary data collection methods. The results of the study found that programs and preparedness activities undertaken by BPBD are still not effective. This can be seen from the maintenance of signs and evacuation baliho not yet good and there are still people who are in the red zone tsunami is not well aware of the steps of early rescue in the event of a disaster. This study concluded that BPBD Kota Padang should make improvements in disseminating disaster preparedness more effectively so that the objectives of disaster management policy can be achieved appropriately and evenly.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: evaluation disaster preparedness
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Depositing User: EAI Editor IV
Date Deposited: 14 Dec 2021 12:38
Last Modified: 14 Dec 2021 12:38
URI: https://eprints.eudl.eu/id/eprint/8634

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