How young creative workers are dealing with COVID-19

The cultural and creative sectors are among the hardest hit by the pandemic. Events have been shut down. Concerts postponed. Film festivals moved online. Batik sales have decreased by 30 percent as creative entrepreneurs struggle to find customers.

Could data transform the lives of 500 million smallholder farmers worldwide?

There are 34 million farmers in Indonesia, who make approximately $100 USD per season. They live in complete poverty. The average age of a famer is 54 and they each own about 0.28 hectares of land.

TikTok showing miniature ‘kampung’ in Australian zoo has Indonesians hyped

We’re so used to seeing famous tourist landmarks replicated in Indonesia, so how about a bit of Indonesia in another country?

5-day-old baby dies of Covid-19 in Indonesia’s South Sulawesi

A five-day-old baby has died of Covid-19 in Jeneponto, South Sulawesi. The baby’s mother initially had a reactive rapid test result, which led to both of them taking swab tests, which came back positive.

Can Indonesia up its game?

Indonesia has an issue as far as meeting the challenges of the Fourth Industrial Revolution go. The quickly evolving landscape and potential demands on the country’s workforce is shaping into a real concern.

Indonesian edtech’s biggest challenges (P)

A look at some of the challenges that startups in the online education sector will need to overcome, as well as the solutions that some companies are employing.

Indonesia’s food estate program eyes new plantations in forest frontiers

The Indonesian government is doubling down on a plan to establish large-scale agricultural plantations across the country, in a move that threatens widespread deforestation and the disenfranchisement of smallholder farmers.

UGM Chancellor reveals UGM water management policy at IWGM international workshop

Prof. Ir. Panut Mulyono, M.Eng., D.Eng., as UGM Chancellor, has allowed becoming one of the speakers at the 6th International (Virtual) Workshop on UI GreenMetric World University Rankings (IWGM 2020).

Three UNAIR Faculty of Veterinary Medicine students propose idea for Covid-19 antiviral candidates

The COVID-19 pandemic did not stop three students of Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (FKH) Universitas Airlangga (UNAIR) from earning an achievement at a national level.

Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Sciences trains vocational school students in Madura to process fishery products properly

One of the goals of the university is to apply the Tri Dharma of Higher Education. One of them is community service (pengmas).

ITS dominates the 2020 Regional Indonesian Robot Championship

Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (ITS) once again showed its credibility and excellence in the world of Indonesian robotics.

The response of Job Creation Bill to labor challenges

After Commission I of the RI House of Representatives released the Job Creation Bill, some contents of the bill comprised several different procurements from Law Number 13 of 2013 concerning Manpower.

Omnibus law shows how democratic process has been corrupted

The highly contentious omnibus bill on job creation (RUU Cipta Kerja) has just been passed into law by the House of Representatives (DPR). In response, mass demonstrations have erupted in Jakarta and across the regions, with more than a thousand protestors arrested and hundreds wounded so far.

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