Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Public Management (ICPM 2016)

Institutional Empowerment Policy of the Municipal Disaster Management Board in Padang City, West Sumatera Province, Indonesia

Authors
Khairul Khairul, Hartuti Purnweni, Sri Suwitri
Corresponding Author
Khairul Khairul
Available Online July 2016.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icpm-16.2016.31How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Disaster Management, Padang, Municipal Disaster Board, Network Theory
Abstract
In Indonesia, awareness of considering disaster risks in each developmental process should be made more efficient and effective based on the country's position which is prone to various disasters. This study presented analysis on disaster management in Padang City, West Sumatera Province, Indonesia, by proposing municipal institutional empowerment, with the Municipal Disaster Management Board as the leading independent actor, using Actor Network Theory. Padang Disaster Management Board is now the sub-section of the Fire Department, less empower for being effective in disaster situation. It is recommended that this Municipal Board should be directly under the authority of Padang Mayor, in close cooperation with Army/Police units and disaster experts.
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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Public Management (ICPM 2016)
Series
Advances in Economics, Business and Management Research
Publication Date
July 2016
ISBN
978-94-6252-199-5
ISSN
2352-5428
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icpm-16.2016.31How to use a DOI?
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This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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