Situation Report #3: Mount Sinabung, Karo District, North Sumatra, Indonesia


Humanitarian Needs and Response

  • The National Disaster Management Agency has made Rp 3.93 billion available for emergency response (manage by the Regional Disaster Management Agency of North Sumatra Province)

  • Since, the vulcano's status raised Caution/Red Alert Level IV, the number of displaced people increased more than 100%, from 6,368 persons to 15,000 persons

LEARN’s Response

  • Caritas Medan with focus on hygine kit, food, blankets, and masks.LEARN keep the intensive communication with the government and NGOs that manages the temporary shelter to stay informed about the needs of displaced persons

  • LEARN will hold a coordination meeting with its partners to coordinate a joint response plan

  • Updates from LEARN network will followed up in next Situation Report