30 Sep201808/01/2019
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Earthquake Tsunami in Central Sulawesi

Our resource is streched as in the end of September, there was another disaster, an earthquake and tsunami hitting Central Sulawesi area. The disaster is estimated to affect more than 1.5 million people and leaving hundreds of thousands of people homeless and displaced. Our team member, Avianto Amri has been supporting the emergency operations and...

01 Aug201808/01/2019
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Online Learning on Disaster Preparedness Education by PREDIKT

In the aftermath of the Lombok Earthquake, there have been many news regarding potential major earthquakes in many parts of Indonesia, where some of them are hoax (fake information) and other information caused many people to be concerned and in fear. Therefore, the PREDIKT team working together with the Agency for Technology Assessment and Application...

01 Aug201808/01/2019
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PREDIKT took part in the Lombok Earthquake Response 2018

In August 2018, a series of powerful earthquakes hit Lombok Island, a popular tourism spot in the eastern part of Indonesia. The latest figure from the government shows that more than 560 people died and more than 400,000 people displaced. Since the beginning of the first strong earthquake in August 5th, there have been more...

01 Jul201808/01/2019
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Collaboration with other networks

The three-member PREDIKT team has been selected as part of a newly established youth and young professionals in DRR called U-INSPIRE, supported by UNESCO and various government institutions. Currently there are 72 members in this network. This network provides a platform for youth and young professionals in the field of Science, Engineering, Technology, and Innovations...

01 Jul201808/01/2019
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Participating in the International Day of Disaster Reduction (October 2018)

PREDIKT has been invited to participate in the DRR awareness month, organized by BNPB (the National Disaster Management Authority). There will be an event in mid October where our team is planning to present in two sessions: The role of young professionals in creating start-ups in the disaster management sector; and providing innovative toolkit in...

01 Jun201808/01/2019
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Proposal development for the Newton Fund

We are delighted to initiate a new partnership between the Institute for Risk & Disaster Reduction at UCL UK, Design and Art Faculty of Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB), the Research Centre for Disaster Mitigation (also from ITB), and PREDIKT. This partnership is for research initiative in developing an inclusive education/ game material for children...

15 Apr201808/01/2019
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Car Free Day, Pre-event of Indonesia’s Disaster Preparedness Day

On 15 April 2018, we were invited by the NDMO to join the campaign for Indonesia’s Disaster Preparedness Day during Car Free Day event in Jakarta. Every Sunday, a lot of Jakartanians come to the Car Free Day event for a jogging or for a family day by bringing their kids and pets. On this...

11 Apr201808/01/2019
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Launch of PREDIKT

We have met several times with US Mission to ASEAN team to prepare for a launching event at @america on 11 April 2018. The concept of the launch will be in the form of a talk show inviting five prominent panelists: head of BNPB (Indonesia’s national disaster management agency), head of disaster management division of...

09 Apr201808/01/2019
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Collaboration on Social Media Platforms

Collaboration on Social Media Platforms

We have received a lot of positive support from various agencies to support our campaign on the importance of family disaster preparedness and the launch of the PREDIKT toolkit. The Indonesian Red Cross will support our product launch as well as working closely on our campaign. The Indonesian Red Cross has 2 million twitter followers,...

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