AIYA Links: 5 August
Pemerintah Australia memperkuat kerjasama dengan Pemerintah Indonesia, untuk pertahanan dan penanggulangan terorisme.
In the News
- Southeast Asia is where Australia first learned the difficult lessons of managing intimate relationships with countries and cultures unlike our own. But over recent years, Southeast Asia has become less central to Australian foreign policy. (AsiaLink)
- Program Australian Volunteers kembali terlaksana di Indonesia. Sebelumnya sempat beralih ke kegiatan sukarelawan jarak jauh selama pandemi COVID-19. Program ini merupakan kontributor aktif program pembangunan Australia di Indonesia – mendukung prioritas pembangunan Indonesia sejak tahun 1951. (Liputan 6)
- The relationship with Indonesia won’t suffer as Australia pursues the acquisition of nuclear-powered submarines, Prime Minister Anthony Albanese says. Indonesia is concerned about the use of nuclear technology and Australia’s plan to get nuclear-powered submarines under the AUKUS security pact. (PerthNow)
- Australia menjadi mitra dagang terbesar ke-10 bagi Indonesia pada tahun lalu, dengan kontribusi sekitar 2,95% terhadap total nilai perdagangan barang Indonesia. Menurut pangkalan data perdagangan PBB (UN Comtrade), nilai perdagangan barang antara Indonesia dan Australia mencapai US$12,64 miliar pada 2021, rekor tertinggi sejak tahun 1989. (CNBC)
- Shinto Nugroho, GoTo Chief of Public Policy and Government Relations, shares how Southeast Asia’s leading on-demand services platform is making an impact as it aims for zero emission by transitioning to 100% EVs by 2030. Riley McAuliffe, Business Development Manager of Australia’s largest charging infrastructure company JET Charge shares how high-end technology in EV charging has led to rapid domestic and regional growth for Australian firms in the space. (Katalis Podcast)
- 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, Gallery Room, Multicultural Hub, 506 Elizabeth St, Melbourne VIC 3000. 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.
- AIYA is calling for photo submission for Independence Day Photo Competition! Submissions can be made via Instagram by including #AIYA17an and tagging @aiya_national, or via Google Form here by 16 August.
- PPIA of South Australia is hosting a treasure hunt for Independence Day on 13 August at 10am at the South Australia Museum. Register here.
- Calling all Australian alumni in Jabodetabek! Join a Nobar with OzAlum on 13 August at 2:30 pm WIB at Kota Kasablanka, celebrating the 10th-anniversary screening of “The Sapphires. Book your ticket before 10 August here, limited seats are available.
- Young Australians in International Affairs (YAIA) is hosting Future 21 national conference, bringing together young leaders with Australia’s leading policy thinkers and practitioners. The conference will be held on 8-9 Sept, ticket sales will close on 15 Aug. Register here.
- The Consulate General of Indonesia in Perth is hosting workshops and performances, A Day in Indonesia on 20 August at 11am at the WA Boola Bardip Museum. Everyone is welcome to join. Register here.
- Monash University is hosting an event, Indonesia and Australia: Emerging health service delivery and SDG impact on 23 August at 9am WIB. Register here.
- The Indonesia Project by Australian National University is presenting the 39th Indonesia Update. Gender Equality and Diversity in Indonesia: Identifying Progress and Challenges. The conference will be held in Canberra and online on 16-17 Sept. More info here.
- Are you interested in learning Indonesian dances and music virtually? Come and join KJRI Melbourne for their Virtual Indonesia Arts and Culture Scholarship (IACS) “Aku Rindu Indonesia”. Find info and register here.
- Piaget Education and Petra Christian University Surabaya are offering scholarships for international teachers of all subjects to join a uniquely designed Master Program of Education Leadership Management, inclusive of stipends and airfares, that will prepare graduates to become competent professionals at educational institutions. Send your CV to [email protected] to submit your interest.
- Expressions of interest are being sought for members of the Multicultural Youth Network (MYN) of the Victorian Multicultural Commission (VMC) for the 2022-2024 term. Apply here before 21 August.
- Cardno is looking for a Business Contract Manager to assist Katalis in identifying, managing communication with, and brokering partnerships between businesses in Indonesia and TVET providers in Australia. Apply here by 9 August.
- KBRI Canberra is hosting a Bahasa Indonesia speech competition for Indonesia’s 77th Independence Day celebrations. They are accepting entries until 10 August here.
- World Animal Protection is looking for a G20 Engagement & Advocacy Consultant based in Indonesia, to map key decision-makers and other relevant stakeholders in Indonesia. Apply here by 10 August.
- The University of Melbourne is looking for a Learning Programs Designer as part of a collaborative project team on the design and development of core programs for the Asialink Business Academy. Apply here by 10 August.
- Australia Awards Scholarship (AAS) is receiving applications for a G20 “Recover Together, Recover Stronger” Scholarship that will be awarded specifically for courses that fit under Indonesia’s G20 priority areas, namely Global Health Architecture, Sustainable Energy Transition and Digital Transformation. Apply by 12 August and find more info here.
- The Australian Consortium for ‘In-Country’ Indonesian Studies (ACICIS) is offering a second round of applications for ACICIS Summer 2023 programs. Up to $4,000 New Colombo Plans grants available. Apply by 14 August 2022. More info here.
- The Australian Consulate-General in Makassar is calling for Australian alumni residing in the 11 eastern Indonesia provinces covered by its jurisdiction to apply for a University of New South Wales online short course, “Leading an Organisation Through Dynamic Environments”. Eleven applicants will be selected to join the course, on 3-23 August 2022, to develop their skills and links with Australia. More details here.
- RMIT is looking for Indonesian participants to fill a survey about ‘Sexual and Reproductive Health Information Access, Sources and Information-Seeking Behaviour Amongst Indonesian Young Adults’. Survey can be found here, the last participants will be accepted on 23 August.
- NAILA submissions are open, and will close on 31 August. This year’s theme is relationships/hubungan. Submissions can be made here and information about the competition can be found here.
- The University of Sydney is offering a postgraduate research scholarship for in Opioid policy and use in Indonesia. Apply here.
- ACICIS is looking for campaign volunteers to be part of a national initiative aimed at shifting Australia’s monolingual mindset and promoting the study of languages among Australian university students. Apply here.
- South Pole is looking for a Climate Projects Regional Director to own and grow the Climate Projects Business Line presence in South East Asia & Australia. Apply 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.
- 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 Jakarta, Sydney and Melbourne. Apply 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- The AsiaLink Advisory and Insights Group is looking for Melbourne-based members who are interested in a two-month project on the Longitudinal and Business study to map current and future impact of IA-CEPA on Australia-Indonesia trade relations. Interested? Reach out to [email protected] in the first instance with a best contact number.
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