Women in Klaten: They’re Survivor, also Volunteers #KLT #Merapi

These women are not merely volunteers, but also survivors. 

They’re came from Sidorejo Village, Deles, Kemalang, Klaten, Central Java. Right now, they’re stayed at STIKES Wedi, Kemalang. Facilitated by Forum of People Organization of Klaten, they’re working to provide meals and beverages for all alternately.

One of women said, “here are their family. Those volunteers are our sons and daughter. We’re working here as if we’re used to work in our own home.”

These pictures had again showed the vigilante of women in time of disaster cause crisis like what had happened in Merapi. (Syamsul/Yakkum)



About oaseindisasters

Oase in Disaster - Yakkum Emergency Unit This blog is official blog of Yakkum Emergency Unit Member of ACT Alliance and Member of Humanitarian Forum of Indonesia. The contents of this blog covers the YEU's activities related to emergency responds activities in Indonesia. Currently, we are working in emergency respon in three different areas; to respond Wasior flash-flood affected people in Manokwari, West Papua, tsunami-Mentawai affected people in Mentawai, West Sumatera, and Merapi Volcano Eruption in Central Java and Yogyakarta. At the national level, we are coordinating within the network of Humanitarian Forum of Indonesia (HFI) and at the International level we're coordinating with Global Network for Disaster Reduction and ACT Alliance. Email: yeu@yeu.or.id Follow us in twitter @yeu2001 www.yeu.or.id www.actalliance.org www.humanitarianforumindonesia.org
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