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Health Cluster opens applications for Strategic Research Project funding for Educational Initiatives

Health Cluster opens applications for Strategic Research Project funding for Educational Initiatives

September 1, 2017

The Health Cluster of the Australia-Indonesia Centre is offering over $90,000 funding for Strategic Research Project proposals creating Educational Initiatives for the primary prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases. A total budget of $91,456 is available with an expectation that between 2-3 projects will be funded. Consideration will be given to proposals that request AIC Health Cluster funding […]

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ReelOzInd! Australia Indonesia Short Film Festival trailer

ReelOzInd! Australia Indonesia Short Film Festival trailer

August 25, 2017

The ReelOzInd! Australia Indonesia Short Film Festival returns for 2017! See the shortlisted films from the competition in a city near you. Premieres Wednesday 27 September Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) – Melbourne Institut Français Indonesia (IFI/LIP)- Yogyakarta Travelling Festival (more dates to be added) 27 September 2017 to 4 October 2017: Mediatheque, […]

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Working towards a culture of respect

Working towards a culture of respect

August 17, 2017 By Helen Fletcher-Kennedy

Australia could learn a great deal from its populous neighbour. As Indonesia continues its transformation into a consolidated and certainly at times rambunctious democracy while maintaining brisk rates of economic development, it has achieved this whilst recognising, preserving and celebrating its ancient and diverse cultural roots and traditions. As I drove to work earlier this […]

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‘A shift in thinking about Indonesia will reveal untapped markets for Australian fintech business’ – Mahendra Siregar

‘A shift in thinking about Indonesia will reveal untapped markets for Australian fintech business’ – Mahendra Siregar

August 16, 2017

Former Chairman of the Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) and Australia-Indonesia Centre board member, Mahendra Siregar, has spoken to Helen Brown of Bisnis Asia about the digital revolution happening in Indonesia and the opportunities for Australian fintech businesses. “If [fintech entrepreneurs] can get to the 60% of the [Indonesian] population that is still yet to […]

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Health Cluster opens applications for Tactical Research Project funding

Health Cluster opens applications for Tactical Research Project funding

August 15, 2017

The Health Cluster of the Australia-Indonesia Centre is offering up to $180,000 funding for individual Tactical Research Projects. A total budget of $180,000 is available with an expectation that between 4-6 projects will be funded. Consideration will be given to projects that request AIC Health Cluster funding between $20,000-$80,000 AUD and the funds allocated to […]

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ReelOzInd 2017 Announces Premiere Screenings and Youth Judges

ReelOzInd 2017 Announces Premiere Screenings and Youth Judges

August 10, 2017

ReelOzInd! Australia Indonesia Short Film Festival announces premiere screenings in Melbourne and Yogyakarta and its first ever Youth Judges. At the end of July, submissions for the ReelOzInd! Australia Indonesia Short Film Competition closed and the shortlist panel are hard at work sorting through a fantastic collection of short films from both nations, covering fiction, […]

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Smarter electrification: providing energy isn’t enough 

Smarter electrification: providing energy isn’t enough 

July 28, 2017

Four years ago life in Pulau Bau, a village on a tiny island off North Maluku in Indonesia, was transformed. The community was supplied with electricity via small-scale diesel generators and a state-of-the-art solar energy system with battery backup. Every house was receiving some electricity—not a lot, but some. But early in 2017 the system […]

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