DIFAGANA DAERAH ISTIMEWA YOGYAKARTA

DIFAGANA DI YOGYAKARTA or more familiarly known as DIFAGANA is a Disaster Volunteer Organization or Organization consisting of Persons with Disabilities, Parents or Assistants of Disabled Persons. Established at the end of November 2017, it was initiated by the DI Yogyakarta Social Agency (Dinas Sosial). DIFAGANA is also called TAGANA's friend (Taruna Siaga Bencana) because many partnership with TAGANA in the work or activities that are carried out. Our focus is on disaster issues, both natural and non-natural disasters. We are one of the advocates for inclusive-based disaster management.

 

Inclusive innovation idea for IDEAKSI competition: “DIFGAN application” a disaster application as an effort to mitigate Vulnerable Groups in Garongan Sub-village, Wonokerto Village, Turi District, Sleman, Special Region of Yogyakarta.

 

About the innovation: Early preparedness is needed as an effort to mitigate natural disasters. Currently, information technology has become accessible into villages, even until rural areas. Most of the residents use Android phones. Based on this, we use Android technology to manage disaster systems and educate about disasters.