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Equality Through Inclusion: Evaluation of Empowerment Programs for LGBT Communities in Indonesia
This seminar will share the findings of a recent systematic study that showed how community engagement can work to improve the health of sexual minorities within disadvantaged population groups. This study aimed to assess the level of community empowerment, health-seeking behaviour, and the experiences of stigma and discrimination among LGBT groups in health facilities in Indonesia.
Inclusive regions: Lessons from development of West Java
West Java, the most populous province in Indonesia, is facing various issues concerning rapid urbanization, poverty, natural disasters, environmental waste, and even intolerance. As the current governor with a background in architecture and urban planning, what are Ridwan Kamil’s visions around creating inclusive cities and regions in West Java? In the context of recent political, social, and economic debates in …
The 38th Indonesia Forum Postgraduate Students Symposium
The 38th Indonesia Forum Postgraduate Students Symposium brings postgraduate students at both master and PhD levels together in a multi-disciplinary exchange of scholarly interests
Monthly discussion – Precarious Lives: The Precariat and Migrant Workers from Indonesia
The nature of employment is evolving. Over the past several decades, the standard employment relationship has ceased being the predominant employment structure.
Symposium on Health Security in Indonesia: Interdisciplinary and Regional Perspectives
The symposium explores how health security in Indonesia is constituted at multiple levels, from a range of interdisciplinary perspectives. It will consider imminent biological threats, as well as how health security is dependent upon the management of broad social, economic and environmental factors. Speakers consider the central role of Indonesia’s health system in preparing for and responding to new and …
Monthly discussion: #Reformasidikorupsi
This monthly discussion will talk about the issues surrounding the student and civil society movements that are demanding the government and legislators drop various controversial bills.
Indonesia Forum Postgraduate Students Writing Workshop
For more than 25 years, the Indonesia Forum has provided a cross-disciplinary, informal and open network of University of Melbourne academics and staff, as well as the wider Melbourne Indonesian and Indonesia-interested community. The Workshop series focuses on developing professional skills, job market preparation and writing for different audiences for postgraduate students. The Workshop will be facilitated by leading Indonesia experts …
Public Lecture: The Politics of Land Reclamation in Jakarta
This public lecture explores the urban politics of land reclamation in Jakarta.