USINDO Special Events are half-day or full-day events where participants examine major trends in the United States and Indonesia, welcome newly assigned Ambassadors/special envoys to each country, or explore core political and economic developments in US and Indonesia. These events bring Indonesians, Americans, and other scholars together to discuss in-depth topical issues. The Society is also humbled to work in a concerted joint effort with other NGOs, both Indonesian and American, to carry out these events.
Thursday, January 20 9:00 a.m. at Embassy of Indonesia Dr. Kuntoro Mangkusubroto President’s Inter-Ministerial Coordinator for Development Monitoring and Oversight Manager of President’s Situation Room Head of President’s Judicial Mafia Eradication Task Force Leader of President’s Task Force on REDD Former Minister of Mines and Energy Please join us on Thursday, January 20 at 9:00…Read More >
Please join us for lunch on Monday, January 10th at 12 pm for a behind the scenes look at Indonesian politics through the lens of two seasoned journalists. Imanuddin Razak, Opinion Editor of the Jakarta Post, and Abun Sanda, Business Director of Kompas, will provide their inside perspective on the political atmosphere in 2011. They…Read More >
Five years since the Helsinki Agreement brought peace to Aceh, the province has undergone enormous social and political changes. Filmmaker Sandeep Ray talked to the Acehnese about their frustrations and aspirations over a period of 10 months, culminating in a 40-minute film that was first screened in Jakarta in May 2010. In the Aftermath of…Read More >
With Sidney Jones, Senior Adviser, Asia Program of the International Crisis Group and commentator, Andi Widjajanto, Lecturer at the University of Indonesia. Sidney Jones is senior adviser to the Asia program of the International Crisis Group, based in Crisis Group’s South East Asia office in Jakarta. Before joining Crisis Group in 2002, she worked for…Read More >