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[Indonesia]2 years since the Sulawesi Earthquake – Farmers are working again!


2 years have passed since the Sulawesi Island earthquake in Indonesia on September 28, 2018. In addition to the tsunami and landslide, this earthquake caused a large-scale liquefaction which caused severe damage to local residents. Peace Winds Japan (PWJ) had entered Central Sulawesi immediately after the disaster and carried out emergency relief activities to recovery [...]

[Indonesia] Central Sulawesi: Support of village water infrastructure


Peace Winds Japan (PWJ) continues communities affected by the tsunami and liquefaction due to large earthquake in central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Many houses were destroyed by the tsunami  at the Sirenja district of the Donggala Regency in central Sulawesi, furthermore, due to the ground subsidence caused by the earthquake, there are still areas in which flooding [...]

【Indonesia Sulawesi】As a staff who was born and raised in Sulawesi


On Friday 28 September,2018, strong earthquakes hit my hometown Palu in Central Sulawesi. It has destroyed many houses and killed over 2,000 people. Back then, I was in Yogyakarta city, which is one of the provinces in Indonesia, shocked and very much worried about my family. Power supply and communication network were all cut off [...]

【Indonesia Lombok Island】Constructed temporary houses


Lombok Island in Indonesia has been damaged by two earthquakes of severe magnitude. The first of these occurred on 29th July and the second on 5th August in 2018. These rated 6.4 & 6.9, respectively. More than 400,000 people were affected. After the earthquakes, a lot of houses were destroyed leading many people to live [...]