Berita Krjogja.Com Tentang Kelangkaan Oksigen Dalam Perspektif Komunikasi Risiko

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(1) Universitas Gadjah Mada
(*) Corresponding Author


The incident of oxygen scarcity in DIY during PPKM Darurat was then widely discussed. It was also associated with the death of a COVID-19 patient at RSUP Dr. Sardjito. Many media reported this incident, one of which was This research aims to explore aspects of risk communication in's reporting on oxygen scarcity. Researchers conducted a qualitative content analysis on 11 news related to events from 3-20 July 2021. This research shows that's news about oxygen scarcity during the PPKM Darurat period is not open, tends to be less accurate, and fails to provide various information. Thus, there is a gap between the information received by the public and what happened. From the perspective of risk communication, the news about oxygen scarcity during PPKM Darurat on is not adequate for risk assessment activities in the public.


COVID-19; risk communication; news; local media

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