AIYA Links: 15 April
Direktur Jenderal (Dirjen) Kebudayaan Kemendikbudristek Hilmar Farid mengungkapkan, pemerintah bakal menominasikan empat elemen budaya Indonesia terdaftar sebagai Warisan Budaya Takbenda (WBTb) UNESCO.
In the news
- After six years of deliberation, Indonesia’s parliament has passed a landmark bill to tackle sexual violence. The legislation aims to provide a legal framework for victims to secure justice in a country where sexual abuse has often been regarded as a private matter. (ABC)
- Dalam rangka mempromosikan budaya dan Bahasa Indonesia sedini mungkin kepada masyarakat di Australia, KRI Darwin kunjungi Gray Primary School di Palmerston, Northern Territory. Kunjungan ini dilakukan mendukung kegiatan “Harmony Day”. (Kementrian Luar Negeri Republik Indonesia)
- Sembilan orang siswa Defence Force School of Languages (DFSL) Australia mengunjungi KBRI Canberra pada Senin untuk mendapatkan pangolin tentang budaya Indonesia. (Antara News)
- Indonesian police have fired tear gas and water cannons to disperse hundreds of university students protesting high cooking oil prices and a mooted extension of President Joko Widodo’s stay in office. (ABC)
- The decades-old partnership between Australian live cattle exports and Indonesian buyers is being tested. Continuing high prices and a shortage of livestock have contributed to what’s being described as the ‘worst conditions in 30 years’. (ABC)
- Pengaruh David Gulpilil AM terhadap budaya Australia sangat besar dan abadi. Dia tokoh yang seperti magnit menarik di laya lebar dan penampilannya dalam film seperti Tracker, Storm Boy, dan Rabbit Proof Fence memberi penonton pemahaman yang lebih kaya tentang kehidupan Penduduk Asli Australia. (SBS)
- Join the National Australia Indonesia Language Awards (NAILA) for a Zoom webinar about career opportunities that can be gained from having Bahasa Indonesia skills. This online event will be held on 28 Apr, 7pm AEST. Register here.
- AIYA JaBar is hosting a welcoming event for its members by having a Never-Have-I-Ever game to get to know each other. Join the event on 16 Apr at 1pm WIB. Tune in to their social media for more info.
- AIYA QLD is hosting an art ‘workshop’ in South bank Park and end the event with “Buka Bersama”. Attendees will be provided with a blank canvas and painting materials. The event will be held in-person on 10 Apr at 4pm. More info here.
- AIYA Indigenous Engagement Events! Kumpul, AIYA’s Indigenous Engagement Committee have worked to construct and host some events in celebration:
- JOIN AIYA ON DISCORD! AIYA would like to cordially invite you to join our new Discord, an online group-chatting platform. We will be using Discord a digital hub for AIYA activities including:
- FLEX – our online language exchange is on Discord and open to anyone with any level of Indonesian and English.
- Games nights – AIYA will be hosting casual and impromptu gatherings on Discord
- Ngobrol santai – any AIYA member will be able to join and chat with other members whenever you want.
- JOIN AIYA LANGUAGE EXCHANGE (IN-PERSON or ONLINE!) LX is back in multiple locations across Australia. Connect, chill, and converse with like-minded youth, meet new friends and engage in cross-cultural exchange. In-person language exchange is on:
- VIC: Every Wednesday, 6pm, Carlton Gardens (outside IMAX). Follow @aiya_victoria on Instagram or Facebook for more info.
- NSW: Every Wednesday, 6pm, Online on Zoom. Follow @aiya.nsw on Instagram or Facebook for more info.
- In NSW a group of young Indonesian Australian artists are showcasing their talents at Fox Lane Activation from 7 – 8pm on 23 April. More information here.
- PPIA University of Sydney brings ‘Zoom into Your Future’; 4-part panel discussions by industry experts to provide Indonesian youth, from students to young professionals, with skills and knowledge needed to prepare for their future! Held on 9 & 23 Apr, register here.
- AIATSIS Summit calls for papers! This year’s theme, Navigating the spaces in between, foregrounds the brilliance and value of Indigenous ways of knowing and seeing the world. Attend the summit on 30 May – 3 Jun. More info here.
- ReelOzInd! Short Film Competition and Festival is back in 2022 and can’t wait to share its festival of short films with audiences in Indonesia, Australia and beyond. This year our theme is ‘suara/voice’. Submit your entry here.
- Monash University Indonesia has an exciting opportunity for a Research and Project Manager to join our Indonesian campus to perform highly specialised project management activities. Apply by 14 April here.
- Asialink Business is hosting a ‘Digital Tech in Indonesia’ webinar on 27 April. For more information and to register, click here.
- Katalis is seeking a proposal to develop a market entry report and two detailed feasibility studies for an e-scooter pilot and the deployment of small-scale PV/battery power plants in Eastern Indonesia. Submit a proposal here by 29 April.
- Prospera is looking for a Research Officer in Policy and Strategy Unit (15 April) to provide the analytical foundation for Prospera’s works in addressing the analytical needs of engagement areas and an Economist in Budget Policy Unit (25 April) to assist the Government of Indonesia (GOI) counterparts to develop and improve fiscal policies and strategies.
- Australia for ASEAN Scholarships are now open! Australia for ASEAN scholarships are prestigious international awards offered by the Australian Government to the next generation of leaders from ASEAN member states. Applications close on the 29 April. More information here.
- IACS (Indonesia Arts and Culture Scholarship) is a two-month-long cultural program held by the Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Learn Indonesian dances, crafts, and music virtually through this program. Apply here by 1 May.
- The Young Australians in International Affairs has opened applications for their Fellowship Program, designed to attract leading young Australian analysts and scholars with a record of high professional and academic achievement, outstanding skills in research and analysis, and demonstrated interest or experience in the Fellowship area to which they apply. For more information to apply by 8 May, click here.
- Australian Awards Scholarship sudah buka! Dengan beasiswa ini, kamu bisa mendapatkan beasiswa fully-funded saat kuliah di Australia! Daftar sebelum 29 April, info lebih lanjut di sini.
- ACICIS intends to provide in-country study again from semester 2, 2022. In the meantime, we encourage you to register your interest by completing the first part of their online application form.
- Totallyawesome Australia is looking for an account manager (digital media) with a sharp eye for attention to detail and ambition for growth within the kids’ media space.The company is based in Singapore with offices across Asia. Apply here
- Bukalapak, an Indonesian-based tech unicorn with over 100 million users, 2 thousand plus employees, and a brand new office opening right here in Melbourne! They are looking for multiple positions in Software Engineering in Sydney and Melbourne. Apply here.
- Australian Government is receiving applications for Working Holiday Maker program that allows young adults to have a 12 month holiday, during which they can undertake short-term work and study. More info here.
- Asialink has opened their 2022 Asialink Leaders Program. With over 26 years of history, the Asialink Leaders Program is Australia’s premier program for the Asia capable leaders of today and tomorrow, empowering over 950 alumni globally. More info here
- Do you have a great Indonesia-Australia business development idea that needs connecting and support? Submit your ideas to Katalis through its business portal here. Proposals can be submitted all year, and will be subject to approval from the governments of Indonesia and Australia.
- TechieRank.com is a free service from an Aussie Startup that is aiming to help young Indonesian techies stand out to recruiters and employers. Find out more here.
- DFAT has established the Emerging Markets Impact Investment Fund (EMIIF) which seeks to support development ideas across the Indo-Pacific region. If you have a bright development idea consider applying for support here.
- Lakoat Kujawas is calling for proposals for the art residency program 2021-2022! The community of Taiftob Village, Mollo, NTT is open for collaboration with interdisciplinary artists and food activists. More info here.
- The Australian National University is seeking a Senior Partnerships Manager (here) and Senior Partnerships Officer (here) to be based in Jakarta. The role will primarily focus on student recruitment activities and partnerships in Indonesia.
- The Australian National University is offering a course on introduction to Indonesia’s economy and policy environment. This is a chance to learn from world experts on the Indonesian economy in a two-day intensive course. More info here.
- Asia Society is looking for a Special Assistant and Advisor to the President. Apply here.
- Australian Volunteers is temporarily suspending overseas placements but are continuing to support partner organisations through remote volunteering. If you’re interested in volunteering in-country then check-out a range of opportunities here.
- Inside Indonesia publishes original pieces on a wide range of political, social, environmental, and cultural issues in Indonesia. They accept articles from people who have an interest in Indonesia. To find out how to contribute, click here.
- Career Insights: Graduate Programs in International Affairs. In this article, YAIA has pulled together a curated list of graduate programs with an international focus, across federal Government departments and agencies, state and territory governments, and the private sector, that are available to apply for in 2022 (with most commencing in 2023). Find out more here.
- YAIA (Young Australians in International Affairs) A is seeking to appoint a new Chief Executive Officer (volunteer). The CEO is responsible for driving the strategic direction of the organisation, ensuring it delivers against its vision and overseeing the operations of the organisation. More info here.
- ACICIS’ longest standing in-country study program is The Flexible Language Immersion Program (FLIP). Hosted by UGM, the language immersion program offers participants great flexibility in designing a study program to meet home university equivalency requirements or to suit a student’s personal interests. More info here.
- Australia RTO operating in Indonesia is hiring a Country Development Officer as an in-country marketing officer and to grow recruitment channels for Indonesian students. Apply here.
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