Online ISSN: 2515-8260

Keywords : Local Wisdom

Direction of Earthquake Disaster Mitigation Policy for Pregnant Mothers based on Local Wisdom

Erpita Yanti; Siti Fatimah; Abdul Razak; Yessy Aprihatin

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2021, Volume 8, Issue 3, Pages 2189-2196

Various efforts and policies on earthquake mitigation have been carried out by the Government of Pariaman City, but not for pregnant women. Therefore, the direction of the earthquake disaster mitigation policy for pregnant women based on local wisdom is drawn up. This research is analyzed using the Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP) with Policymaking using human resources, maternal and child health, and local wisdom as criteria used in determining policy. The results of priority policies based on local wisdom are as follows: 1) Socialization and preservation of knowledge; 2) determining safe evacuation routes for pregnant women with the assistance of special teams; 3) Improvement of facilities and infrastructure needed by mothers pregnant and child; 4) trauma healing for religiously-based pregnant women; 5) Compilation of Standard Operational Procedures (SOP); 6) Establishment of monitoring groups for pregnant women; 7) Improved coordination between related institutions and program integration in one command; and 8) Security escort in the delivery and distribution of aid facilities, infrastructure, and logistics based on mutual assistance. The eight (8) policies, making cooperation and kinship the basis for implementation, strengthening the role of Ninik Mamak and Bundo Kanduang as a driving figure, and for promotion and socialization of local wisdom.


Sri Hartati

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2021, Volume 8, Issue 2, Pages 1256-1265

This study aims to determine the risk reduction of the impact of an earthquake disaster based on local wisdom on the island of Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, and to know the inheritance system of local wisdom in reducing the risk of earthquake impacts. The results show that the reduction of the risk of earthquake disasters has several traditions used by the inhabitants of Lombok Island, which still use the old traditions when their ancestors nenk,
such as the community has long interpreted natural phenomena symbolically as positive and negative markers in the form of myths, beliefs, fairy tales and in the past. immortalize it in ancient manuscripts, poems, kidung, which eventually becomes local wisdom capable of building a culture of disaster awareness. And the inheritance system of local local wisdom for disaster risk reduction in the midst of global cultural domination of local culture is implemented through a strategy of increasing the role of the family as the spearhead of planting and fostering positive values of local wisdom to the younger generation, increasing the role of culture-based disaster education and local wisdom in institutions. - formal educational institutions, utilizing the implementation of ritual ceremonies related to disasters in the form of events so as to attract public appeal, developing the concept of functional value of multi-functional and earthquake-resistant building infrastructure.