Northern zone of Java Island in which Central Java Province is located was the study area of this research for the first year. This research aimed 1) to identify the type of hazards and assess the multi-risks, 2) to dig the local knowledge for mitigation and adaptation strategy development, and 3) to build the community awareness and preparedness of disaster.
This research was conducted in Desa Setrokalongan, Kecamatan Kaliwungu, Kabupaten Kudus through field survey and followed by focused group discussion to deepen the survey. Sampling method applied in this research was purposive sampling by considering the frequently flooded area. The field data was then analyzed using descriptive qualitative technique.