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Mereka Yang Siaga/ The Prepared Ones. ©UNESCO 2007
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Mereka Yang Siaga/ The Prepared Ones

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Language(s): Indonesian subtitles Eng

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Nias Island was among the areas that were struck by the Indian Ocean Tsunami on December 26, 2004. It also experienced a major earthquake of magnitude 8.7 on March 28, 2005.

This film retraces the remarkable journey of Nurhayat Fau, a 63-year-old woman who is known by the community as Ina Tulo, in raising community disaster preparedness and awareness in Lagundri Village, Teluk Dalam Regency, South Nias Sub-District.

on this subject: "The Prepared Ones" - A Film About Community-Based Disaster Risk Reduction Efforts On Nias

Place/Country: Indonesia
Type: Documentary
Credits: Lianto Luseno, director. Nurhayat Fau, participant.
UNESCO Jakarta, producer ; UNDP, producer ; MPBI, producer ; Elsaka, producer. Ragam Media Network, co-producer ;
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