Day: December 5, 2022

Sexual violence springs from mindset: Komnas Perempuan

Violence, including sexual violence, originates from one’s thought process or seeing other people, Head of the National Commission on Violence against Women’s (Komnas Perempuan’s) Education Sub-commission Alimatul Qibtiyah stated. Sexual violence occurs, as some people think that men should be served and that the source of slander is wealth, social

Ministry, shoe brand collaborate to revive Cibaduyut footwear industry

The Industry Ministry is collaborating with an experienced shoe brand to revive the Cibaduyut shoe industry center in Bandung city, West Java. Director General of Small, Medium, and Multifarious Industries (IKMA) at the ministry, Reni Yanita, said that the collaboration with the Adorable Project brand, which focuses on footwear, is

Govt announces resumption of National Football League

Coordinating Minister for Politics, Law, and Security Affairs, Mahfud MD, on Monday announced the government’s decision to resume the National Football League, which was suspended following the October stampede at Kanjuruhan stadium, Malang, East Java. “Today, I represent the government, together with Youth and Sports Minister Zainuddin Amali and National

Mothers should ensure children complete polio immunization: Minister

Health Minister Budi Gunadi Sadikin reminded mothers to ensure that their children have completed polio immunization to enable Indonesia to be free from the spread of the polio virus soon. “I appealed to mothers at home to ensure that their children get complete polio immunization,” he noted during the launch

Widodo inspects site for quake-resistant homes in Cianjur

President Joko Widodo on Monday visited a site in Sirnagalih village, Cianjur district, West Java province, where at least 200 earthquake-resistant homes will be constructed for victims of the recent 5.6-magnitude earthquake. “So, this is the location for the first relocation. Here will soon be built about 200 houses. We

Minister seeks joint blue economy action from island countries

Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs and Investment Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan has emphasized the importance of cooperation among islands and archipelagic countries on blue economy, climate change, and sustainability. While opening the “Blue Innovation Solution Conference” in Bali on Monday, Pandjaitan invited island and archipelagic countries who are members of the Archipelagic and