Understanding and Identifying Natural Hazard for Bandung City Preparedness and Mitigation against Natural Disaster

Paulus P. Raharjo, M.J. Zainorizuan, L. Yee Yong, L. Alvin John Meng Siang, O. Mohamad Hanifi, R. Siti Nazahiyah, A. Mohd Shalahuddin
2017 MATEC Web of Conferences  
Understanding Natural Hazard is an important aspect for the City Planning and Implementation of Policy and Development. The Local Government of Bandung City is developing a map of Hazard and Disasters based on the Natural Condition, Geography and Existing Condition. This paper discuss the scenario of the natural and main emphasis on geological hazard in the City of Bandung related to the Mitigation and Disaster Management as an input that should be adopted by the Local Government. The City is
more » ... ment. The City is surrounded by active volcanoes and a number of faults that might cause natural disasters including earthquakes, volcano eruptions, flood and landslides. on the other hand the city developement can be directed towards the mitigation and risk reduction against these hazards.
doi:10.1051/matecconf/201710307011 fatcat:4f7bvho6p5d6jjtsdsqfbdfaoi