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COVID-19 and ASEAN responses: Comparative policy analysis. Progress in Disaster Science 8, 100129.


Sexual and reproductive health during disasters: A scoping review of the evidence. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 101733

Heat, cold, and floods: exploring farmers’ motivations to adapt to extreme weather events in the Terai region of Nepal. Natural Hazards

Assessing farmers’ preparedness to cope with the impacts of multiple climate change-related hazards in the Terai lowlands of Nepal. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction.

Livelihoods transformation and climate change adaptation: the case of smallholder water buffalo farmers in the Philippines. Environmental Development 33  2020.

Review and analysis of current responses to COVID-19 in Indonesia: Period of January to March 2020. Progress in Disaster Science. 

Negotiating Institutional Pathways for Sustaining Climate Change Resilience and Risk Governance in Indonesia. Climate 2019, 7(8), 95;

Connecting the actors, discovering the ties: Exploring disaster risk governance network in Asia and Pacific. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 33:217-228. DOI:

Measuring political will: An index of commitment to disaster risk reduction. International journal of disaster risk reduction. 34:64-74. DOI: [Elsevier]

Farmers’ interest and willingness-to-pay for index-based crop insurance in the lowlands of Nepal. Land Use Policy, 85: 1-10. Budhathoki, NK., Lassa, JA., Pun, S., Zander, KK.. 2019.

Revisiting Emergency Food Reserve Policies and Practices under Disasters and Extreme Climate Event. International Journal of Disaster Risk Science, 10(1):1-13 DOI: 10.1007/s13753-018-0200-y.

Twenty years of community-based disaster risk reduction experience from a dryland village in Indonesia’, Jàmbá: Journal of Disaster Risk Studies 10(1), a502.

Towards endogenous disasters and climate adaptation policy making in Indonesia”, Disaster Prevention and Management: An International Journal, Vol. 27 Issue: 2, pp.228-242,

Linking food security, carbon management and climate risk reduction in Eastern Indonesia Suni, Y. & Lassa, J. (ERA2018 Researcher) 2018 Disaster Risk Reduction in Indonesia: Environmental, Social and Cultural Aspects. Douglas, P. & Saut, S. (eds.). Charles C. Thomas Publisher Ltd

Gender and Land Tenure in the Context of Disaster in Asia. Disaster Prevention and Management 27(1) DOI:10.1108/DPM-02-2018-300.

Non Government Organizations in Disaster Risk Reduction. Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science, Oxford University Press. DOI: 10.1093/acrefore/9780199389407.013.45.

Understanding climate change impacts on water buffalo production through farmers’ perceptionsClimate Risk Management, 20: 50-63.

Livestock under climate change: a systematic review on impacts and adaptation. Climate, 6(3), 54; doi: 10.3390/cli6030054.

Fisher, R and Lassa J. 2017. Interactive, open source, travel time scenario modelling: tools to facilitate participation in health service access analysis. International Journal of Health Geographics [Accepted] Link.

Lam, SLJ. and Lassa, J. 2017. Risk Assessment Framework for Exposure of Cargo and Ports to Natural Hazards and Climate Extremes. Maritime Policy & Management, 44:1-15. DOI: 10.1080/03088839.2016.1245877

Teng, P., Lassa, J., Caballero-Anthony, M. 2017. Climate change and fish availability. COSMOS, the Journal of the Singapore National Academy of Science, 12(1):1-15 doi: 10.1142/S0219607716500026.Further Information

Lassa, J., Lai, A. and Goh, T. 2016. Climate extremes: an observation and projection of its impacts on food production in ASEAN. Natural Hazard, 80:

Lassa JA. 2015. Post Disaster Governance, Complexity and Network Theory: Evidence from Aceh, Indonesia After the Indian Ocean Tsunami 2004. PLoS Currents Disasters. 2015 doi: 10.1371/4f7972ecec1b6.

Lassa, JA and Nugraha E. (2015) “From Shared Learning to Shared Action towards sustainability:  Experience from Building Urban Resilience in the City of Bandar Lampung, Indonesia”. Environment and Urbanisation 27(1):161–180 [Sage]. doi: 10.1177/0956247814552233

Teng, P., Caballero-Anthony, M. , Lassa, J. and Nair, T. 2015. Towards Asia 2025: policy and technology imperatives. Summary of the main findings of the second international conference on Asian food security held in Singapore on 21–22 August 2014. Food Security  7(1):159-165. doi: 10.1007/s12571-014-0415-8

Taylor, J and Lassa, J. 2015. How can Climate Change Vulnerability Assessments best impact policy and planning?: Lessons from Indonesia. IIED Asian Cities Climate Resilience WP Series, No 22/2015: 1-33.

Lassa, J. 2013  Disaster Policy Change in Indonesia 1930-2010: From Government to Governance? “ International Journal of Mass Emergencies and Disasters. Vol 31(2):130-160 (2nd Oldest world disaster journal)

Lassa, J. 2010. “Strategic group formation for carbon governance in Indonesia after the Indian Ocean tsunami 2004.” International Journal of Disaster Risk Science. 1(2) pp.28-39 [Springer] doi: 10.3974/j.issn.2095-0055.2010.02.004

Haynes, K., Lassa, J., Tower, B. 2010. “Child-centered disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation: Roles of Gender and Culture in Indonesia.Children in Changing Climate #2, Institute of Development Studies, UK.

Lassa, J. 2008. “Measuring sustainability of tsunami early warning systems: an interdisciplinary research agenda.” Georisk: Assessment and Management of Risk for Engineered Systems and Geohazards Journal, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 185-192. [Taylor and Francis] doi: 10.1080/17499510802369140.

Non Referred Journals

Nakmofa and Lassa 2009. Community based approach to disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation towards sustainable livelihood: ten years of experience from PMPB Kupang. Journal of NTT Studies, Vol 1 (2) pp. 136-146.

Lassa, J. 2009. “The forgotten disasters? Remembering The Larantuka and Lembata disasters 1979-2009.” Journal of NTT Studies, Vol 1 (2) 159-18.

Lassa, 2010. Global governance of disaster risk reduction: an introduction to a new analytical framework. Global: International Politics Journal Vol. 10 No. 1, pp. 17-27

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