On average Rp 30 Trillion Per Year Flew Away because of Disaster

  Every year the impact of disasters resulting in economic losses by an average of 30 trillion per year over the last five years. This was conveyed by Willem Rampangilei BNPB head when opening the joint exercise emergency handling of the earthquake and tsunami in Ambon, Maluku, on Tuesday (15/11). In the year 2016 recorded 1.985 disaster. This number will continue to grow because rainfall will continue to increase during November and December so that the incidence of floods, landslides, and tornados are expected to continue to occur in various regions. From 1.985 disasters, flooding is the most common is
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Ambon DiREx 2016; The opening of TTX, EAS Test Emergency Response Toolkit

Ambon, 11.15.2016 – Head of the National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB) Willem Rampangilei open Ambon Disaster Emergency Response Exercise (DiREx) 2016 – Tabletop Exercise (TTX) in Natsepa, Central Maluku, Maluku on Tuesday (15/11). TTX is intended to test the EAS or EAS Disaster Rapid Response Toolkitpada reception and delivery of international humanitarian assistance to countries affected by the disaster. Scenario earthquake disaster exercise background followed by a tsunami measuring 8.7 magnitude struck in the Maluku islands. EAS Disaster Rapid Response Toolkit is a comprehensive guide that was finalized in 2015. The guide is prepared for policy-makers both at the sending
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Earthquake Shaking the South Coast of West Java, No Tsunami Potential

Sunday, October 23, 2016, a tectonic earthquake rocked southern region of West Java. BMKG analysis results showed that the earthquake occurred at 05:44:49 pm with the power of M = 4.9 on the Richter scale with the epicenter located at 8.08 coordinates of latitude and 107.59 east, precisely in the Indian Ocean at a distance of 130 km south of the city of Bandung on a depth of 67 km. Shocks level map (shakemap) of BMKG shows that the impact of the earthquake in the form of sway felt in several areas such as Ciagra, Sindangbarang, Cidaun, Citalahab, Cimari, Bangbajang,
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Jayapura Earthquake M=5.9. No Tsunami Threat

Saturday morning, 17 September 2016, at 08:20:20 pm, the city of Jayapura rocked by tectonic earthquake. BMKG analysis shows that earthquakes with a magnitude M=5.9 located at the coordinate 2,05 latitude and 140.66 east, precisely in the sea at a distance of 65 km north of the city of Jayapura at a depth of 10 km. The level of shock Map of BMKG shows, the impact of this earthquake cause an intensity scale II or II-III MMI in the area of Jayapura, Sentani, Keerom, Tobadi, Wari, Sapari, Doromena. Yaona, Depapre, and Dazai. In this area the shock of the earthquake
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Parigi Moutong Earthquake, Central Sulawesi, Triggered by Active Fault Activity

On Wednesday (07.09.2016) at 21:32:40 pm, Moutong Parigi district, Central Sulawesi, a tectonic earthquake rocked. BMKG analysis results showed that the earthquake occurred with the strength of M = 5.1. Earthquake Center is located at 0.92 South Latitude and 120.43 East, precisely off the coast at a distance of 30 km southeast of the city Parigi at a depth of 10 km. BMKG Level of shocks shows that the impact of the earthquake in the form of shocks strongly felt in Puntuli, Sausu, Torue, Tindaki, Ribamba, Dolago, Parigi, Pebengko, and Membuke on a scale of intensity II SIG BMKG (IV-V
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BMKG and BNPB Holds Indian Ocean Wave Exercise 2016 For Tsunami Preparedness in Indian Ocean

Countries in the Indian Ocean region back to test a tsunami early warning system, Wednesday (7/9), the scenario of an earthquake measuring 9.2 on the megathrust zone of the Mentawai Islands. Simulation called Indian Ocean Wave Tsunami Exercise 2016 (IOWAVE16) is a biennial agenda of countries potentially affected by the tsunami in the Indian Ocean in response to the number of casualties in the tsunami Aceh December 26, 2004. “BMKG today held the Indian Ocean Wave Exercise (IOWAVE16), which is a regular rehearsal biennial program ICG / IOTWS – Systems Tsunami Early Warning and Mitigation for the countries in the
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Expedition Palu-Koro and Some Unique Aspects That Must put Forward

A Workshop to prepare the Palu-Koro Expedition was held two days ago, on August 11, 2016 at the DEN Building, Jl. Gatot Subroto, Jakarta. This workshop was made possible through the support of Indonesian Geologists Association (IAGI), the National Exploration Committee (KEN) of the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM), the National Agency for Disaster Mitigation (BNPB) and the Agency for the Riset and Application of Technology (BPPT). The expedition, which was initiated by the SKALA Organization and the National Platform (Planas) for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) which was from the very beginning is fully supported by the IAGI
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