The earthquake that struck Bantul on 27 May 2006 has caused the community affected by the earthquake in DIY and Central Java Provinces lost their daily livelihood. The communities in the affected area depend on their live on micro, small and medium enterprises. Refer to the data taken from Bappenas, approximately 88% from the industrial sector in the affected areas were damaged, and approximately 30.000 enterprises in 6 regencies were also damaged, including about 10,000 enterprises in the major sectors like food processing, furniture, textile, and ceramics, were damaged.
- UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
- To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit https://www.unocha.org/.