Indonesia

A new management structure for agriculture

These resulted in the highest level of rural poverty at 30% in 2015 as compared to less than half in Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam. Malaysia had …

by · Monday, 1 October 2018 · Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam
Turning ‘people problems’ into ‘government problems’: Reflection of an outgoing District Head in Indonesia

Turning ‘people problems’ into ‘government problems’: Reflection of an outgoing District Head in Indonesia

Starting a business which used to be problem faced by citizens of Bojonegoro has now become much easier. Photo: Jerry Kurniawan/World Bank
Challenges with decentralization
Seventeen years ago, Indonesia embarked on its so-called big bang decentralizat…

by · Friday, 7 September 2018 · Indonesia
Membuat ‘masalah masyarakat’ menjadi ‘masalah pemerintah’: Refleksi seorang mantan Bupati di Indonesia

Membuat ‘masalah masyarakat’ menjadi ‘masalah pemerintah’: Refleksi seorang mantan Bupati di Indonesia

 

Dulu mengurus izin usaha menjadi masalah bagi masyarakat Bojonegoro, tetapi sekarang sudah jauh lebih mudah. Foto: Jerry Kurniawan/World Bank

Tantangan desentralisasi
Tujuh belas tahun yang lalu, Indonesia mengawali desentralisasi yang dilakukan …

by · Friday, 7 September 2018 · Indonesia
Menjaga pembangunan Indonesia dari semakin bertambahnya risiko bencana

Menjaga pembangunan Indonesia dari semakin bertambahnya risiko bencana

 

Permukiman baru di kabupaten Sleman pasca-letusan Gunung Merapi.

Bayangkan bila Anda tinggal dekat salah satu dari 127 gunung berapi aktif di Indonesia, dengan kekhawatiran letusan berikutnya bisa membahayakan keluarga Anda. Bayangkan rum…

by · Tuesday, 28 August 2018 · India, Indonesia, Iran
Menjaga pembangunan Indonesia dari semakin bertambahnya risiko bencana

Menjaga pembangunan Indonesia dari semakin bertambahnya risiko bencana

 

Permukiman baru di kabupaten Sleman pasca-letusan Gunung Merapi.

Bayangkan bila Anda tinggal dekat salah satu dari 127 gunung berapi aktif di Indonesia, dengan kekhawatiran letusan berikutnya bisa membahayakan keluarga Anda. Bayangkan rum…

by · Tuesday, 28 August 2018 · India, Indonesia, Iran
Safeguarding Indonesia’s development from increasing disaster risks

Safeguarding Indonesia’s development from increasing disaster risks

 

New settlements in Sleman district post-eruption of Mt. Merapi.

Imagine that you live near one of 127 active volcanoes in Indonesia, threatened by the next eruption that could endanger your family. Imagine that your house stands in one o…

by · Tuesday, 28 August 2018 · India, Indonesia, New Zealand
Safeguarding Indonesia’s development from increasing disaster risks

Safeguarding Indonesia’s development from increasing disaster risks

 

New settlements in Sleman district post-eruption of Mt. Merapi.

Imagine that you live near one of 127 active volcanoes in Indonesia, threatened by the next eruption that could endanger your family. Imagine that your house stands in one o…

by · Tuesday, 28 August 2018 · India, Indonesia, New Zealand
A Catalyst for Green Financing in Indonesia

A Catalyst for Green Financing in Indonesia

It is an unfortunate but fact of life that Indonesia often deals with the impacts of natural disasters. It was sadly evident again this week when I arrived in Jakarta to the unfolding disaster caused by the earthquake in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara. M…

by · Friday, 3 August 2018 · China, Fiji, Indonesia, Singapore

Indonesia works to reduce poverty rate

Jakarta (VNA) – The poverty rate in Indonesia declined to 9.8 percent, or nearly 26 million people, of the total population in March 2018 from 10.64 …

by · Tuesday, 17 July 2018 · Indonesia, Vietnam

Poverty in Indonesia Drops to its Lowest Level in 20 Years

Poverty in Indonesia Drops to its Lowest Level in 20 Years … In the first quarter of 2018 the poverty rate in the Asian country reached unprecedented …

by · Monday, 16 July 2018 · Indonesia, Turkey