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Total population (in thousands) 257,564 (2015)
Population aged 14 years and younger (in thousands) 71,7326 (2015)
Out-of-school children 2,644,527 (2015)
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Indonesia: Tuk tuk library brings joy of books to Jakarta’s poorest children

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 5 Dec 2018 | by: Hassan Ghani | Story Source: Al Jazeera ~ Go ...
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Malaysia: Pledges to Facilitate Education of Migrant (TKI) Children

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 24 July 2018 | By: SUCI SEKARWATI | Story Source: Ladies Want More ~ Go ...
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Indonesian City Admits Migrant Children to Public Schools

Photo Credit: Dayinta Pinasthika / IOM 2018 (From URL) Date: 17 July 2018 | By: IOM | Story Source: IOM ...
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Children with Disabilities

 

Learning about tolerance in Jakarta’s inclusive sports festival for children

Following similar festivals held in Pasuruan, Bone and Subang, an inclusive sports festival for children was held for the first ...
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Indonesia: Learning to meet the needs of disabled children

"Siti is the 10th and final participating teacher in the #TeacherTuesday campaign. She works in a school supported by Save the Children ...
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Emergency

 

Malaysia: Pledges to Facilitate Education of Migrant (TKI) Children

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 24 July 2018 | By: SUCI SEKARWATI | Story Source: Ladies Want More ~ Go ...
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Indonesian City Admits Migrant Children to Public Schools

Photo Credit: Dayinta Pinasthika / IOM 2018 (From URL) Date: 17 July 2018 | By: IOM | Story Source: IOM ...
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Earthquake in Indonesia rattles schools and students

A 6.4-magnitude earthquake in Aceh, Indonesia last Wednesday has not only left more than 100 dead and nearly 84,000 homeless, ...
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Gender

 

Empowering girls and women through storytelling – the 2016 Laureate for the UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education tells her story

By: UNESCO, 06 March 2018 Education plays a central role in empowering women and girls – from providing access to ...
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In Indonesia, educating child brides remains a tough challenge

A groundbreaking report by UNICEF and the Indonesian government found that girls marrying before the age of 18 were at ...
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Child brides: Why underage girls are marrying in Indonesia

Aulia* was 15 when she was married. There wasn't a lot of choice. She had been dating Arief, a sweet-faced ...
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ICT in Education

 

New but old trend in education

Nowadays, our lives are practically dependent on the ubiquity of Information Communications Technology (ICT). The dependence on ICT is so ...
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Digital literacy: A growing demand

Information technology has become a necessity in our classrooms. The break-neck speed at which technological innovations are changing business and ...
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Microsoft names leading education innovators in Asia-Pacific

Microsoft Asia-Pacific recently announced its 2014-2015 class of education innovators featuring 23 Microsoft Showcase Schools and 173 Microsoft Innovative Educator ...
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Innovative Financing

 

How Indonesia is improving the quality of its education

This year, Indonesia celebrates the first decade of its school grant scheme BOS (Bantuan Operasional Sekolah). The program aims to ...
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Community grants for the next generation

"Governments and donors are searching for the most effective ways to distribute development aid. Some suggest that local communities should ...
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Learning Outcomes

 

Indonesia: Quality learning and teachers’ professional development: Two sides of the same coin

Educational technology will be for naught in supporting quality learning unless the professional development of teachers is taken into account ...
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FLS in Action: Regional Planning Workshop to Expand Flexible Learning Strategies for Out-of-School Children in ASEAN

ognizant of the need to expand the provision of FLS in the ASEAN region, UNESCO Bangkok will organise a two-day ...
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Mother Tongue

 

Lobbying for English in Indonesia denies children mother-tongue education

Indonesia's new primary school curriculum has been lambasted for 'dropping' English, but its real failure is to deny children in ...
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Partnership

 

Indonesia: Tuk tuk library brings joy of books to Jakarta’s poorest children

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 5 Dec 2018 | by: Hassan Ghani | Story Source: Al Jazeera ~ Go ...
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Policy and Curriculum

 

Situation Analysis of Out-of-School Children in Nine Southeast Asian Countries

In an effort to assist the countries in Southeast Asia to develop more robust policies and programmes for out-of-school children ...
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Education user committee improves teacher service performance in a remote Indonesian village

Chair and members of the Education User Committee announce the teachers’ performance scores in a meeting attended by the representatives ...
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Tapping the potential of Indonesia’s Village Law to increase quality of Early Childhood Education

Indonesia continues to make strides in expanding access to early childhood education (ECE) across its vast archipelago, now reaching some 70.1% ...
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Private Sector

 

A New Branch for J-PAL!

Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) has expanded to Southeast Asia. Based at the University of Indonesia (UI), it ...
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Teacher

 

Qatar confirms commitment to national, international education

Photo: (From Author Site URL) HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education Dr Mohamed Abdul Wahed al-Hammadi attending the ...
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Myanmar: Inside the Tatmadaw’s schools

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 27 Nov 2018 | by: MRATT KYAW THU | Story Source: Frontier (Myanmar) ~ ...
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New review highlights importance of good sleep routines for children

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 3 Dec 2018 | by: University of British Columbia | Story Source: University of ...
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