Peran Forum Pengurangan Resiko Bencana Desa Pasawahan Kabupaten Garut Dalam Kesiapsiagaan Bencana

Handriyana, Sofyan Cholid

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Disaster Risk Reduction Forum is an organization set up to assist the government in terms of disaster risk reduction at stage one emergency preparedness. During this Forum PRB only until the district / city level, in Garut regency are Forum PRB to the village level in the village Pasawahan. PRB Forum Pasawahan Village is a forum that embodies elements of society that focuses on disaster risk reduction. Therefore in this paper will discuss the role of the forum on disaster risk reduction (DRR) Pasawahan Desa Garut district in an effort to improve disaster preparedness. Qualitative approach is used with a descriptive design and data collection methods are in depth interview, documentation study, and field observation. PRB Forum in Pasawahan Village is an organization formed independently by the community with the purpose of reducing high disaster risk in Pasawahan Village. The presence of PRB forum on a village level became an interesting attention to conduct disaster preparedness in Pasawahan Village, which has a high disaster potential. The result of this research shows is PRB Forum in Pasawahan Village conducted a series of preparedness to create a disaster preparedness
Original languageIndonesian
Pages (from-to)48-58
JournalJurnal Ilmu Kesejahteraan Sosial
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2017


  • Disaster preparedness, role organiation, PRB forum

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