The Role of University in Empowerment of Clean Living for Anticipating the Spread of Covid-19 at East Java
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- Covid-19, Empowerment of Clean living, East Java
Various efforts have been made by people around the world to anticipating the spread of the Coronavirus Diseas 19 (Covid-19) which is now considered very dangerous and deadly in a very fast time. The Indonesian government has made prevention by conducting social distacing to PSBB (large-scale social restrictions), in order to maintain security and comfort. However, these efforts could not be fully successful to stop the corona virus because the death rate was also increasing. Therefore, people must be able to take care of themselves through a healthy and clean lifestyle by diligently washing their hands with soap or hand sanitizer, consuming vitamin C or even drinking herbs and spices. The need for hand sanitizers is greatly increased but not all level of society are unwilling or unable to buy it, such as Ojol, street vendors, casual laborers, market traders and rural communities. Universitas Negeri Surabaya has a concern to devote itself to making healthy hand sanitizers, and then distributed to target audiences in need in various districts of Malang, Kediri, Jombang, Magetan and Gresik. In addition, the Community Service group are providing an understanding of how clean and healthy lifestyles in a pandemic atmosphere and the danger of the corona virus, it turns out that the public has an enthusiastic impression on the information and feels its benefits.
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TY - CONF AU - Sri Setyo Iriani AU - Janet Trineke Manoy AU - Vega Candra Dinata AU - Irfa Ronaboyd PY - 2020 DA - 2020/12/03 TI - The Role of University in Empowerment of Clean Living for Anticipating the Spread of Covid-19 at East Java BT - Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Arts and Humanities (IJCAH 2020) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 1374 EP - 1377 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.201201.232 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.201201.232 ID - Iriani2020 ER -