Building Resilient Societies Through a Holistic Approach to Disaster Management: A Perspective Article


  • Khairul Hafezad Abdullah Associate Fellow, Social Security Management Center of Excellence, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Davi Sofyan Department of Physical Education, Uiversitas Majalengka



The examination of disaster direction is pivotal in comprehending, mitigating, and addressing natural and human-man disasters that put at risk the welfare, safety, and sustainable development of global communities. This perspective article inspects the significance of evidence-based approaches in disaster management for ameliorating resilience and encouraging sustainable development. This perspective article is written on an overview of the literature that emphasises the significance of disaster management research in nurturing resilience, enhancing preparedness, and amplifying response and recovery efforts. This article scrutinises the manifold dimensions of disaster management research that extend from hazard evaluation and early warning systems to community engagement and policy devising. This standpoint advocates for more cooperation among researchers, policymakers, and stakeholders to formulate adaptive and proactive disaster management strategies for instituting resilient societies by advocating for a multidisciplinary and comprehensive approach.


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Abdullah, K. H. ., & Sofyan, D. (2023). Building Resilient Societies Through a Holistic Approach to Disaster Management: A Perspective Article. Journal of Metrics Studies and Social Science, 2(1), 17–32.

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