Building U.S.-Indonesia Mutual Understanding Since 1994

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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Video of USINDO’s July 13 Webinar on Renewable Energy in Indonesia: Opportunities and Challenges to Meet Climate Goals

On July 13, USINDO hosted a special webinar on Renewable Energy in Indonesia — the first event in our 2021 Three-Part Open Forum series on Climate Change issues. Our distinguished panel featured: Satya Widya Yudha, Member of Indonesia’s National Energy Council (DEN) Dr. Dadan Kusdiana. Director General of New and Renewable Energy at the Ministry…

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USINDO’s Virtual Farewell Event in Honor of H.E. Muhammad Lutfi – March 25

USINDO hosted a virtual event on March 25 to bid farewell to Indonesia’s Ambassador to the United States, H.E. Muhammad Lutfi and congratulate him on his new position as Trade Minister. At this virtual reception attended by an audience of 130, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs and concurrently, U.S.…

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Opinion: Indonesia leads the world on reducing deforestation

By Robert Blake This article was originally published in the Jakarta Post with the same title here. No doubt 2021 will be a pivotal year in global efforts to combat climate change. President Joe Biden has invited the 17 members of the major economies forum, including Indonesia, to a virtual summit on April 22-23 to…

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Virtual Welcome Event for the new U.S. Ambassador to Indonesia, The Honorable Sung Kim

USINDO, AmCham Indonesia and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce hosted a Virtual Welcome Event for the new U.S. Ambassador to Indonesia, The Honorable Sung Kim, on November 19. Ambassador Kim was warmly welcomed by AmCham Managing Director Lin Neumann, followed with remarks by John Goyer of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and David Merrill as…

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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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