Dr. -Ing. Wiwandari Handayani, ST, MT, MPS

Dr.-Ing. Wiwandari Handayani
Associate Professor
Department of Urban and Regional Planning
Diponegoro University, Indonesia




2011 Dr.-Ing in Regional Development Planning, University of Stuttgart – Germany
2006 MPS in Population Studies, ANU – Australian National University, Canberra – Australia
2001 MEng. in Urban and Regional Planning, Bandung Institute of Technology, Indonesia
1998 BEng. in Urban and Regional Planning, Diponegoro University, Indonesia

2000 – Lecturer in Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Diponegoro University
2015 – Deputy Chief Resilience Officer of Semarang City

2018-209 Water as Leverage (WaL) for Resilient Cities Asia Funded by Netherlands Enterprise Agency

2016-2018 Study of Urban Development in the Northern Coastal of Central Java Province towards Resilient City Planning   and Implementation Funded by DRPM DIKTI (Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education)

2016-2018 Modelling of Sustainable Rural Spatial Planning Based on Resources and Biodiversity Funded by PNBP UNDIP (Diponegoro University)

2017-2018 Study of Rural Resilience for Responsive Spatial Planning Implementation Funded by DPRM DIKTI (Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education)

2016 -2017 Research for Development of Co Benefits Action Plan on Public Transport and Non-Motorized Transport for Semarang City Funded by IGES (Institut for Global Environmental Strategies) – Japan

2016 Community Capacity Building towards Demographic Dividend: Study of Primary Sector in Central Java Province
Funded by National Population and Family Planning Board

2016 Potential Analysis of Borderland in Bejen District Funded by Development Board of Temanggung Regency

2016 Climate Change Disaster Impact to Community Livelihood in the Northern Coastal Area of Central Java Province
Funded by FT UNDIP (Diponegoro University)

2015 – 2016 Spatial Modelling Based on Climate Change Mitigation Principle (Case of Central Java) Funded by Directorate of Higher Education (BOPTN)

2015 Role of FEDEP (Forum for Economic Development Employment Promotion) in Local Economic Developmet Implementation in Semarang City Funded by Planning Board of Semarang City

2015 Method Development for Disaggregating Population data for Climate Change Adaptation Analysis Funded by The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

2015 Demographic Dividend Phenomena in Semarang City Funded by DIPA FT UNDIP

2015 Study of Peri-Urban Development and Small Cities in Solo Metropolitan Based on Geographic Information System
Funded by Directorate of Higher Education (BOPTN)

2012-2014 Flood Forecasting and Warning System as Climate Change Adaptation Measures Through Flood Risk Preparedness in Semarang City (FEWS) Funded by The Rockefeller Foundation and coordinated by MercyCorps

2012-2014 Assessment of Roadmap Development of Semarang's Regional Innovation System Funded by Planning Board of Semarang City

2013-2014 Local Economic Development in Temanggung: Strategic Planning Based on Value Chain Analyses of Coffee Comodity Funded by Planning Board of Temanggung District

2014 Assessment of Roadmap Development of Balikpapan’s Regional Innovation System Funded by Planning Board of Balikpapan City

2014 Study of Demographic Dividend in Banten Province: A Pilot Project to Support Masterplan for Acceleration and Expansion of Indonesia’s Economic Development Funded by National Population and Family Planning Board

2014 Carrying Capacity Index: A Perspective Based on Comprehensive Approach Funded by National Population and Family Planning Board

in publishing process: Kependudukan dalam Perencanaan Wilayah dan Kota. Graha Ilmu, Jogjakarta. 2019.
Book Chapter “Clustering and Its Spatial Implications: An Economic Development Challenge from Location Perspective” (Second Author) in ”Cluster Development in Selected Asian Countries”, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia. 2016.
Book Chapter “Migration as Future Adaptive Capacity: The Case of Java-Indonesia” (Main Author) in “Environmental Change, Adaptation and Migration in Complex Regional Realities”; Palgrave Mac Millan, London. September 2015.
Emergence of Rural-Urban Regions in Central Java Province – Indonesia: Analysis, Assessment and Policy Recommendations, Cuvillier Verlag Göttingen, German. 2012

Handayani, W., Surya Putri, I.H., Anggraeni, M., Setyono, J. (2019). Community-based disaster management: assessing local preparedness groups (LPGs) to build a resilient community in Semarang City, Indonesia. Disaster Advances, 12(5).

Handayani, W., Fisher, M. R., Rudiarto, I., Setyono, J. S., & Foley, D. (2019). Operationalizing resilience: A content analysis of flood disaster planning in two coastal cities in Central Java, Indonesia. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 101073.
Rudiarto, I., Handayani, W., & Sih Setyono, J. (2018). A Regional Perspective on Urbanization and Climate-Related Disasters in the Northern Coastal Region of Central Java, Indonesia. Land, 7(1), 34.
Novianto, E. D., & Handayani, W. (2018). Study of Regional Disparities among Districts in East Java Province. The Indonesian Journal of Planning and Development, 3(2).
Handayani, W., Rudiarto, I., Setyono, J. S., Chigbu, U. E., & Sukmawati, A. M. A. (2017). Vulnerability assessment: A comparison of three different city sizes in the coastal area of Central Java, Indonesia. Advances in Climate Change Research, 8(4), 286-296.
Kusharsanto, Z. S., Handayani, W., &  Artiningsih, A. (2017). Regional Innovation System Performance in Indonesia: Case of Semarang and Balikpapan. Asian Journal of Technology Management, 10(2), 48-57.
Pratama, I. P., Handayani, W., Setyono, J. S., & Prayoga, N. (2017). Community Capacity Building through an Alternative Approach Based on Participation in Handling Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever (DHF) in Semarang. Journal of Regional and City Planning, 28(1), 52-69.
Yuniartanti, R. K., Handayani, W., &  Waskitaningsih, N. (2016). Monitoring and evaluation effectiveness in flood early warning system project in Semarang City. International Journal of Society Systems Science, 8(1), 49-77.
Handayani, W. and Pratama, F.W.N. (2016). Creating Competitive Human Resources in Semarang City: Overview of the Education and Employment Aspects. RIPTEK 10 (1).
Andriyani, Y and Handayani, W. (2016). Street Vendors Resilience in Semarang City. RIPTEK 10 (1).
Handayani, W. and Ma’rif, S (2015). Role of FEDEP (Forum for Economic Development and Employment Promotion) in Local Economic Development Implementation in Semarang City. RIPTEK 9 (2).
Handayani, W. and Rudiarto, I. (2014). Dynamics of Urban Growth in Semarang Metropolitan – Central Java: An Examination Based on Built-Up Area and Population Change. Journal of Geography and Geology 6 (4).
Handayani, W., Artiningsih, and Wijaya, Holi. B. (2014). Learning from Local Economic Development Practice in Central Java: A Perspective based on Monitoring and Evaluation Result 2011- 2012.
International Journal of Advances in Management and Economics 3 (4), 53-59.
Lindarni, Dias Aprilia dan Handayani, W. (2014). Urban Village Transformation in the Semarang Golden Triangle Area. RIPTEK 8 (2).
Andriani, Yusica dan Handayani, W. (2014). Study of Space Utilization Tembalang Peri-Urban. RIPTEK 8 (2).
Handayani, Wiwandari. (2013). Rural-urban transition in Central Java: Population and economic structural changes based on cluster analysis. Land, 2 (3), 419-436.

Handayani, W. (2018). Building Disaster Resilience in Semarang City. PRiMO Conference Series in Honolulu, Hawai’i, August 6-9
Setyono, J. S., Handayani, W., Rudiarto, I., & Esariti, L. (2018). Resilience Concept in Indonesian Small Town Development and Planning: a Case of Lasem, Central Java. In E3S Web of Conferences (Vol. 68, p. 01027). EDP Sciences.
Setiyowati, T. R., Handayani, W., Damayanti, M., & Rudiarto, I. (2018, November). Towards an independent city: The role of Ungaran City as a sub-center of Semarang City. In IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science (Vol. 202, No. 1, p. 012035). IOP Publishing.
Rudiarto, I., Handayani, W., Wijaya, H. B., & Insani, T. D. (2018, November). Land resource availability and climate change disasters in the rural coastal of Central Java–Indonesia. In IOP Conference Series:
Earth and Environmental Science (Vol. 202, No. 1, p. 012029). IOP Publishing.
Handayani, W. et al. (2017). Climate Change Adaptation in Tanjung Mas-Semarang: Comparisons Between Male-and Female-Headed Household. IoP Converence Series: Earth and Environmental Sicence in Surakarta, October 24-26
Rudiarto, I., Handayani, W., and Setyono, J.S. (2017). Planning Resilient Cities: Initiative for Coping wth flood in three different city sizes in the coastal area fo central java-Indonesia. Asian Planning School Association Conference in Beijing, October 12-14.
Handayani, W., Rudiarto, I., and Pamungkas, D. (2016). Constructing Rural Resilience: Lessons from Central Java-Indonesia. International Conference RRPG 2016 in Malaysia, 15-17 Agustus 2016.
Handayani, W., Setyono, J.S., Rudiarto, I., and Sukmawati, A.M. (2016). Urbanization and Hazards in Selected Urban Areas in the Northern Coastal of Central Java – Indonesia. International Conference on Regional Devlopment (3 rd ICRD) in Semarang, 9-11 November 2016.
Handayani, W. and Rudiarto, Iwan. (2015). Promoting Resilience through “Sister Village” Program : Learning from Merapi Disaster. ASEAN Forum on Ict for Sustainable Rural Development and Knowledge Cross Fertilization 2015 in Malaysia, 24-27 May 2015.
Handayani, W.; Rudiarto, Iwan; and Amrinur, Ahmad. (2015). Remittances and Rural Transformation : Lesson Learned from Arjowilangun Village-East Java. International Conference RRPG 2015 in Bogor, 28-29 September 2015.
Yuniartanti, R.K., Handayani, W., Setyono, Jawoto Sih; and Rudiarto, Iwan. (2015). Assessment of Multi Natural Disaster Characteristics in Urban System of Northern Coastal Java Island. The 3rd Planocosmo International Conference “Resilient City, Resilient Region&” in Bandung, 26-27 Oktober 2015.
Handayani, W., Mukti, Nur Ratna, and Nia, Herlina. (2014). Sustainability of selected agricultural and industrial clusters in Central Java. In: 5 th International Conference Rural Research and Planning Group (RRPG) and Field Study in Malaysia, Agustus 26-28.