[Press Release] BWC IIWC-NICE Japan I Tegalrejo Camp 2015


The Sustainable Project for Children in Tegalrejo

Dedicating time for children at the work camp site

Dedicating time for children at the work camp site

In order to maintain the sustainable project of Tegalrejo Work Camp, IIWC together with NICE Japan again organized Bilateral Work Camp of Tegalrejo this spring on 6th – 19th March, 2015. The issues of children and education around this prostitution area were still be the main concern of the project which led by Galuh Agliesta Sutopo and Alita Febrina Huduni.

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[Press Release] Mangkang International Work Camp 15-3


 Communitree For Environment

1. In the Middle of Mangrove Jungle

In the middle of mangrove forest

An international Spring camp had been done in Mangkang, Central Java, Indonesia entitled Mangkang Camp 15-3. The camp which was held from 3th-16th March 2015 was participated by six volunteers from Japan and Indonesia, including Yusup Wildan R. and R. Nofi Andriastuti as the camp leaders. This camp was also supported by the participants of JAVS (Japan-Asean Voluntary Service) whom were from Thailand, Japan, Myanmar, and Indonesia, Continue reading

[Call] Participants of Final Evaluation Winter-Spring Work Camps and Pool CL Gathering 2015


What is Final Evaluation Spring Work Camp?

Every year, IIWC organizes two times Final Evaluation (Finev) of work camps entitled Winter-Spring and Summer Finev. It is an activity to evaluate the whole process of work camps during each season. For Winter-Spring 2015, IIWC organized 11 camps in Mangunan, Mangkang, Tegalrejo, Borobudur, Semarang, Bandung, and Pekalongan.

This activity shall be attended by all camp leaders of Spring work camps. Continue reading

[Call] Preparation Team for Final Evaluation of Winter-Spring Work Camps and Pool CL Gathering 2015


What is Final Evaluation Spring Work Camp?
Every year, IIWC organizes two times Final Evaluation (Finev) of work camps entitled Winter-Spring and Summer Finev. It is an activity to evaluate the whole process of work camps during each season. For Winter-Spring 2015, IIWC organized 11 camps in Mangunan, Mangkang, Tegalrejo, Borobudur, Semarang, Bandung, and Pekalongan.
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[Press Release] BWC-NICE Japan II Batu Lonceng Camp 2015


Volunteers planting coffee trees

Volunteers planting coffee trees

A bilateral Work Camp between NICE Japan and IIWC has been done in Batu Lonceng. It was started from 19th Feb to 4th March 2015 and was participated by two volunteers for one week, one NICE Board member for three days, five volunteers for two weeks, and one camp leader.  Batu Lonceng was located in a village called Sunten Jaya in Bandung Regency, West Java. It has a lot of potential of farming, livestock, culture, landscape, and historical sites. Continue reading

[Press Release] GWC IIWC-EUFORIA I Sunan Kuning SW


Understanding The Idea of Resosialisasi vs Lokalisasi

Volunteers outreach  campaigned self-exam on  breast cancer to the workers in Sunan Kuning area.

Volunteers outreach campaigned self-exam on breast cancer to the workers in Sunan Kuning area.

Perspective about sex workers in general is never seen in positive light. When talking about sex workers, people tend to label them as someone who’s lazy, who doesn’t value her worth as human, who sells their body just to get money. Indonesia citizens had a hard time too defining Lokalisasi (Red District). Continue reading

[Press Release] GWC II Euphoria Pekalongan 18th February – 3rd March 2015


The Concern on Street Children Health in Pekalongan

0 Group Photo setelah Posyandu Bugisan

GWC Volunteers posed having completed their action in Posyandu Bugisan, Pekalongan

The work of several volunteers from Japan and Indonesia, led by Mukhammad Hidayat Muttaqin and Jryan Satyawan, who collaborated in a work camp concerning of street children health in Pekalongan was effectively completed. The bilateral work camp between Euphoria who belonged to KEIO University of Tokyo and IIWC took place in some project sites in Pekalongan held from 18th February until Continue reading