Indonesia

Membantu perempuan miskin mengembangkan usaha mereka melalui tabungan bergerak, pelatihan, dan lainnya?

Membantu perempuan miskin mengembangkan usaha mereka melalui tabungan bergerak, pelatihan, dan lainnya?

Mengembangkan sebuah usaha bukanlah sesuatu yang mudah. Terlebih bagi perempuan yang memiliki suatu usaha, ini merupakan tantangan yang besar, khususnya ketika kondisi mereka miskin dan usahanya hanya cukup memenuhi kebutuhan sehari-hari. Di negara-ne…

by · Tuesday, 13 November 2018 · Indonesia, Iran

Long-term agri productivity gap: The major cause of poverty

Why is national poverty incidence in the Philippines more than twice that of ASEAN peers — Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam? It is even …

by · Monday, 12 November 2018 · Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam
Why Disruptive Technologies Matter for Affordable Housing: The Case of Indonesia

Why Disruptive Technologies Matter for Affordable Housing: The Case of Indonesia

Big Data. Blockchain. Drones. E-Wallets. Artificial Intelligence. These are words that one would expect to hear at the latest conference in Silicon Valley, not during a discussion of Indonesia’s affordable housing challenges. Yet they were buzzing t…

by · Monday, 5 November 2018 · Indonesia
Why Disruptive Technologies Matter for Affordable Housing: The Case of Indonesia

Why Disruptive Technologies Matter for Affordable Housing: The Case of Indonesia

Big Data. Blockchain. Drones. E-Wallets. Artificial Intelligence. These are words that one would expect to hear at the latest conference in Silicon Valley, not during a discussion of Indonesia’s affordable housing challenges. Yet they were buzzing t…

by · Monday, 5 November 2018 · Indonesia

After the disaster in Sulawesi

My name is Ridwan Gustiana, but do call me Doc Jack. I’m a Health Specialist with UNICEF Pacific, on mission in Sulawesi. I’m the team leader for UNICEF’s response in Central Sulawesi and I am also the Emergency Health Specialist supporting health init…

by · Wednesday, 31 October 2018 · 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