Community response to avian flu in Central Java, Indonesia

@article{Padmawati2008CommunityRT,
  title={Community response to avian flu in Central Java, Indonesia},
  author={Siwi Padmawati and Mark Nichter},
  journal={Anthropology \& Medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={15},
  pages={31 - 51}
}
This pilot study suggests that it is more appropriate to think of avian flu as a bio-social and bio-political challenge for Indonesia than merely an epidemiological challenge involving a disease of zoonotic origin. Our examination of popular perceptions of avian flu in Central Java reveals important differences of opinion about which types of fowl are responsible for avian flu transmission and the degree of risk H5N1 poses to humans. The opinions of backyard farmers and commercial poultry… 
Community preparedness for highly pathogenic Avian influenza on Bali and Lombok, Indonesia.
TLDR
While the Indonesian government's planning efforts for HPAI are commendable, the plan has not been effective, as it depends on the cooperative actions of people with small rural farms who have not been consulted in the development of the plan, have been adequately instructed on the nature of the plans, and perceive no benefits to themselves from prevention efforts.
Producing knowledge in times of health crises Insights from the International Response to Avian Influenza in Indonesia
Examining efforts to control avian influenza in Indonesia between 2005 and 2010, this article investigates why the internationally funded and designed response initially focused so much on community
Bangladeshi backyard poultry raisers' perceptions and practices related to zoonotic transmission of avian influenza.
TLDR
The poultry raisers are unlikely to follow instructions from health authorities to prevent "bird flu" transmission because many of the instructions ask low-income producers to change their existing practices and require time, money, and financial loss.
The political economy of non-traditional security: Explaining the governance of Avian Influenza in Indonesia
Given the common association of non-traditional security (NTS) problems with globalisation, surprisingly little attention has been paid to how the political economy context of given NTS issues shapes
A qualitative study of avian influenza A H5N1 at the human-animal interface : examining constructions of risk and associated behaviours of people who work with poultry in three live bird markets in Indonesia
This thesis draws on the notion of disease narratives to examine the manner in which people who work with poultry (PWP) in live bird markets (LBMs) construct risks associated with avian influenza A
Avian Influenza Risk Environment: Live Bird Commodity Chains in Chattogram, Bangladesh
TLDR
It is argued that agency and structure specific to the Bangladeshi context produce a risk environment and structural constraints need to be addressed in order to tackle animal and zoonotic disease risk along live animal commodity chains.
Frequency of Diseases Occurrence in Poultry Production Cluster (PPC) and Non-PPC in Indonesia
A study to determine the diseases occurrence and the effectiveness in controlling infectious disease on the small poultry producers was carried out in Poultry Production Clusters (PPC) and non-PPC in
Cultural and Economic Motivation of Pig Raising Practices in Bangladesh
TLDR
The motivation for raising pigs and resulting practices that could pose the risk of transmitting disease from pigs to humans in Bangladesh, a predominantly Muslim country, are understood to help identify acceptable strategies to reduce the risks of zoonotic disease transmission.
Biosecurity Strategies for Backyard Poultry: A Controlled Way for Safe Food Production
...
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 36 REFERENCES
Evolution of Dengue Prevention and Control Programme in Indonesia
TLDR
The proposed new initiatives for strengthening the DF/DHF control programme include laws and regulations related to programme implementation and environmental conditions and strengthening partnerships with the aim of decentralization of governance.
Anatomy of a Bushmeat Commodity Chain in Takoradi, Ghana
Bushmeat, the meat of wild animals, is a highly valuable non-timber forest product in West and Central Africa. The trade in this commodity is currently of great interest to development and
Avian flu: the creation of expectations in the interplay between science and the media.
This paper examines the emerging cultural patterns and interpretative repertoires in reports of an impending pandemic of avian flu in the UK mass media and scientific journals at the beginning of
Indonesia Taps Village Wisdom to Fight Bird Flu
TLDR
Participatory epidemiology is Indonesia's first step on a long road to controlling avian influenza and could be a step on the way to controlling bird flu in humans.
Interaction Between Humans and Poultry, Rural Cambodia
TLDR
A knowledge, attitudes, and practices survey of poultry-handling behavior among villagers in rural Cambodia found that most rural Cambodians still have a high level of at-risk poultry handling.
New vaccines to boost child care in developing countries.
  • J. Parry
  • Medicine
    Bulletin of the World Health Organization
  • 2007
TLDR
Finding a safe and effective rotavirus vaccine has been a priority for the World Health Organization (WHO) in the 1990s but the search got off to a false start.
CAN INDONESIA DECENTRALISE SUCCESSFULLY? PLANS, PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS
Indonesia is engaged in an unprecedented social and economic experiment. Responsibility for much government expenditure is being decentralised, largely to local (district) rather than to provincial
VILLAGE GOVERNMENT AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT IN INDONESIA: THE NEW DEMOCRATIC FRAMEWORK
The political reforms that began in Indonesia in 1998 have created new opportunities for a revised relationship between state and community, replacing the New Order's centralistic and uniform
Germs, governance, and global public health in the wake of SARS.
  • D. Fidler
  • Political Science
    The Journal of clinical investigation
  • 2004
TLDR
This review article analyzes pre-SARS trends in the governance of infectious diseases, examines the impact of the SARS outbreak on these trends, and posits that germ governance is now a criterion of "good governance" in world affairs.
Health by association? Social capital, social theory, and the political economy of public health.
TLDR
It is argued that this framework helps to reconcile three perspectives on the efficacy of social capital, incorporating a broader reading of history, politics, and the empirical evidence regarding the mechanisms connecting types of network structure and state-society relations to public health outcomes.
...
...