Cities and Calamities: Learning from Post-Disaster Response in Indonesia

@article{Leitmann2007CitiesAC,
  title={Cities and Calamities: Learning from Post-Disaster Response in Indonesia},
  author={Josef Lloyd Leitmann},
  journal={Journal of Urban Health : Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={84},
  pages={144 - 153}
}
The article examines the post-disaster response to recent urban-centered calamities in Indonesia, extracting lessons learned and identifying specific implications for public health. Brief background information is provided on the December 2004 tsunami and earthquakes in Aceh and Nias and the May 2006 earthquake in Yogyakarta and Central Java provinces… CONTINUE READING