18 Jun

Best practice of affordable housing design for post-natural disaster’s recovery and rehabilitations in Indonesia

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June 18, 2022 - June 18, 2022 Online
Organizer: UIA Región IV; Department of Architecture, Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (ITS) Surabaya and IAI (Ikatan Arsitek Indonesia/Indonesian Institute of Architects) for East Java Province  

This event shares the best practices of housing design from post disaster in regions of Indonesia. The event invites experts, architects, and academician from Dept. of Architecture of ITS, IAI for East Java, Stakeholders, and NGO.  

Time: 18 June 2022

  • (12.30 – 17.00 WIB/Indonesian Time)  
  • Zoom meeting
  • Seminar  

The best practices present as follows:  

In 2004, Dept. of Architecture ITS contributes best practice of housing design proposal and implementation of building construction for Tsunami Aceh. The story is coming from a person who has depth experience of Tsunami Recovery Project Implementation in 2004, involved and worked for ITS and ADB ETESP PPC. 18 years after the program implementation, the change and continuity of housing design concept and building are also discussed and reviewed after Aceh Tsunami disaster. 

IAI for East Java contributes best practice of housing design proposal for building recovering process when Lumajang district of East Java suffered for Semeru Mountain Eruption on 4 Dec 2021. It has damaged at least more than 5,000 homes and several public buildings. IAI proposed housing design concept as ‘Healing Home’ which has the quality of affordable and sufficient floor area, spatial requirement and specification, safety and efficiency on building materials, and structure. Lumajang Regent has issued Regulation that the building design has meet the minimum design requirements proposed by IAI for East Java. The concept proposed is used by ITS as one of the NGO’s Donor and adopts the IAI’s Design guidelines for the first implementation project. The story also tells about the collaboration work between IAI, Lumajang district of East Java, University, Donors & NGO.  

The last discussion is about the Guideline of accessibility and safety issues for housing design of post natural disaster from legal framework of national and local level.  


12:00 – 12:30 pm WAITING & REGISTRATION  

12:30 – 13:00 pm OPENING SESSION  

  • 12. 30 – 12. 35 National Anthem: Indonesia Raya. Moderator: Sarah Cahyadini, S.T., M.T., Ph.D and Dr. Arina Hayati, ST., MT 
  • 12.35-12.40 Welcome/Opening Remaks (Background and Objectives) 
  • 12.40-12.55 Opening Speech and Acknowledgement of Members/Guests 
      1. The Head of Department of Architecture, ITS. Dr. Dewi Septanti, S.Pd., M.T  
      2. The Chair of (Ikatan Arsitek Indonesia/ Indonesian Institute of Architects) for East java Province. Gayuh Budi Utomo, IAI  
      3. The Director of UIA AfA Region IV. Ar Dr Joseph Kwan MH DUniv  
  • 12.55-13.00 Introduction of Panelist. Moderator: Sarah Cahyadini, S.T., M.T., Ph.  

13:30 – 15:30 PANNELIST SESSION 1  

  • 13.00-13.30 facilitating collaboration: IAI and Stakeholders. Fafan Tri Afandy, IAI  
  • 13.30-14.00 Best Practice 1: “Healing Home” the implementation of provisional housing design for victims of natural disaster eruption mount Semeru. Teddy Aria Permana N., IAI & Adhi Firman Hidayat, IAI  
  • 14.00 – 14.30 Collaboration between IAI, University and Stakeholders. Dr. Andarita Rolalisasi, S.T., M.T. 


15.00 – 16.00 PANNELIST SESSION 2  

  • 15.00 – 15. 30 International Collaboration between Donors, University, and Stakeholders Best Practice 2: “Tsunami Recovery Project” the implementation in provisional housing design for victims of Tsunami in Aceh. Wahyu Setiawan, S.T., M.T 
  • 16.30 – 16. 00 Affordable and Accessible Housing Guidelines for Disaster Recovery. Dr. Arina Hayati, S.T., M.T. 

16.00 – 16.45 pm DISCUSSION, Q&A
16.45 – 17.00 pm CONCLUSION & CLOSING  


  • UIA Región IV  
  • Department of Architecture, Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (ITS) Surabaya and IAI (Ikatan Arsitek Indonesia/Indonesian Institute of Architects) for East Java Province  



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