Indonesia

Membuka Jalan untuk Ekonomi Digital yang sedang Berkembang di Indonesia

Membuka Jalan untuk Ekonomi Digital yang sedang Berkembang di Indonesia

Di seluruh ekonomi digital di Indonesia, baik perusahaan teknologi raksasa maupun perusahaan yang lebih kecil mengeluhkan sulitnya menemukan bakat digital. Obert Hoseanto dari Microsoft Indonesia menjelaskan: “Sulit sekali mendapatkan karyawan. Kami …

by · Thursday, 17 May 2018 · Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand
Paving the Way for a Thriving Digital Economy in Indonesia

Paving the Way for a Thriving Digital Economy in Indonesia

Across the digital economy in Indonesia, both IT giants and smaller companies have the same complain: digital talents are hard to find. Obert Hoseanto, an Engagement Manager from Microsoft Indonesia, said the company recently contracted only five peo…

Indonesia: why underage girls are marrying

Many not-for-profit organizations such as Girls Not Brides and Aliansi Remaja Independen (Independent Young People Alliance, ARI) attribute the prevalence of child marriage in Indonesia to poverty, a lack of education and rigid gender norms. A recent s…

by · Tuesday, 1 May 2018 · Indonesia, Turkey
An annual summit brings together pieces of the infrastructure puzzle

An annual summit brings together pieces of the infrastructure puzzle

On Thursday, April 5, the World Bank-Singapore Infrastructure Finance Summit will take place – the eighth time that the World Bank, the Government of Singapore, and the Financial Times are partnering to hold this annual event.
 
The Summit has gone…

by · Tuesday, 3 April 2018 · Hong Kong, Indonesia, Singapore, Vietnam
Five lessons in infrastructure pricing from East Asia and Pacific

Five lessons in infrastructure pricing from East Asia and Pacific

Photo: © Dini Sari Djalal/World Bank

In the infrastructure domain, “price” is a prism with many façades.
 
An infrastructure economist sees price in graphic terms: the coordinates of a point where demand and supply curves intersect.
 
For governmen…

The World Bank as Hummingbird: Leveraging Knowledge for Development Finance

The World Bank as Hummingbird: Leveraging Knowledge for Development Finance

My admiration for hummingbirds began in my native Brazil.   The hummingbird’s flight patterns may seem a mystery as they shift from one flower to the next.  But hummingbirds are immensely purposeful, agile, and proficient pollinators – among the most…

by · Wednesday, 28 March 2018 · Afghanistan, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia
The World Bank as Hummingbird: Leveraging Knowledge for Development Finance

The World Bank as Hummingbird: Leveraging Knowledge for Development Finance

My admiration for hummingbirds began in my native Brazil.   The hummingbird’s flight patterns may seem a mystery as they shift from one flower to the next.  But hummingbirds are immensely purposeful, agile, and proficient pollinators – among the most…

by · Wednesday, 28 March 2018 · Afghanistan, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia
Diperlukan banyak orang untuk mengatasi tantangan perkembangan anak usia dini Indonesia

Diperlukan banyak orang untuk mengatasi tantangan perkembangan anak usia dini Indonesia

“Masa depan Indonesia dipertaruhkan”, demikian dikatakan oleh Camilla Holmemo dalam sambutan pembukaannya pada Konferensi Kebijakan Perkembangan Anak Usia Dini yang diselenggarakan pada bulan Juli 2017 di Jakarta. Ucapan tersebut dikatakan oleh Progr…

by · Tuesday, 13 March 2018 · Australia, Indonesia
It takes a village to tackle Indonesia’s early childhood development challenges

It takes a village to tackle Indonesia’s early childhood development challenges

“Indonesia’s future is at stake”, states Camilla Holmemo in her opening address at the Early Childhood Development Policy Conference, held in July 2017 in Jakarta. The program leader for human development, poverty and social development of the World …

by · Tuesday, 13 March 2018 · Australia, Indonesia
It takes a village to tackle Indonesia’s early childhood development challenges

It takes a village to tackle Indonesia’s early childhood development challenges

“Indonesia’s future is at stake”, states Camilla Holmemo in her opening address at the Early Childhood Development Policy Conference, held in July 2017 in Jakarta. The program leader for human development, poverty and social development of the World …

by · Tuesday, 13 March 2018 · Australia, Indonesia