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Open Forum Series

Video of USINDO & ASPI Special Open Forum with Dr. Marty Natalegawa

On May 31, USINDO and the Asia Society Policy Institute (ASPI) held a Special Open Forum with Indonesian Former Foreign Minister Dr. Marty Natalegawa, in conversation with USINDO U.S. Co-Chair Ambassador Bob Blake.    The program provided valuable insights on the issues facing Indonesia in this year of its chairing the G-20, and the opportunities…

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Panelist Slides from USINDO’s Aug 23 Webinar on Climate Change Finance: How Can Private Sector Investment be Mobilized?

To view the slides of the panelists, please click on the links besides their names below. Dr. Rishikesh Bhandary: Climate Finance Policy in Practice Erin Murphy : DFC Flyer Darwin Trisna Djajawinata: Role of PTSMI in Addressing Climate Finance for Indonesia’s Infrastructure Development Dharsono Hartono: The Katingan Mentaya Project Bill Meade: Unlocking Carbon Benefits for…

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Video of USINDO’s Aug 23 Webinar on Climate Change Finance: Opportunities and Challenges to Meet Climate Goals

On August 23, USINDO hosted a special webinar on Climate Change Finance — the second event in our 2021 Three-Part Open Forum series on Climate Change issues. Our distinguished panel featured: Erin Murphy, Indo-Pacific Director at the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation Dr. Rishikesh Bhandary,  Faculty affiliate at the Climate Policy Lab, Fletcher School of…

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USINDO’s Webinar on Indonesia’s Foreign Policy Positioning between China and the U.S.: Enduring Themes, Recent Issues, Outlook in the Post-U.S. Election Environment – November 12, 2020

USINDO and the Stimson Center’s Southeast Asia Forum held a joint program November 12 on Indonesia’s Foreign Policy Positioning between China and the United States: Enduring Themes, Recent Issues, Outlook in the Post-U.S. Election Environment. It featured distinguished panelists Murray Hiebert (Author, Under Beijing’s Shadow: Southeast Asia’s China Challenge and Senior Associate, Southeast Asia Program,…

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Special Open Forum on U.S. Presidential Election: Outlook, Issues, and Significance of Domestic and Foreign Policy

USINDO held a Special Open Forum October 1 on the U.S. Presidential Election: Outlook, Issues, and Significance for Domestic and Foreign Policy, featuring distinguished panelists Casimir A. Yost (Senior Fellow at the Institute for Study of Diplomacy, Georgetown University), and Dr. Jonah Blank (Senior Political Scientist, RAND Corporation). Both are former senior staff of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Outlook:…

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USINDO JKT Open Forum: Accelerating the Growth of U.S.-Indonesia Trade and Investment

On December 13th, 2019, USINDO Jakarta, the U.S. Embassy Jakarta, and @america held an Open Forum on “Accelerating the Growth of U.S.-Indonesia Trade & Investment” with Muhammad Lutfi (President Commissioner P.T. MEDCO Energi Internasional Tbk.), Douglas Ramage (Managing Director of BowerGroupAsia), and Sunny J. Park (Assistant General Counsel and APAC Regional Director of Microsoft Asia…

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Luncheon Discussion with the U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross

USINDO in collaboration with AmCham Indonesia proudly hosted a luncheon discussion with the US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross on November 6, 2019 in Jakarta. Speaking at the luncheon, Secretary Ross reiterated the US’ commitment to strengthen relations with Indonesia under the Open and Free Indo Pacific Strategy.⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ He highlighted the potential for US…

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Book Discussion: “Fragments From a Mobile Life” by Margaret Sullivan

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. USINDO Event Room 1625 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Suite 550, Washington D.C., 20036   The United States-Indonesia Society and the US-Philippines Society cordially invite you to join us as author and veteran Asia hand Margaret Sullivan discusses her new book, Fragments From a Mobile Life, imparting her…

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