Category: Education

Robin Lim

Meet Ibu Robin Lim, CNN Hero of the Year 2011

Internationally renowned midwife and founder of Yayasan Bumi Sehat, Robin Lim provides services to expectant mothers and their children, as well as disaster relief, and...

Mackenzie and the Girls by the Library

Inspiration Comes in all Shapes and Sizes: The Madura Library Project

Inspirational adults striving to make a difference in their communities are out there. Inspirational teenagers, however, are not as easy to come by, and one particular...

Indri Gautama

Indri Gautama, Owner of Royal Academy School

In this issue of Indonesia Expat’s Business Profile, we meet Indri Gautama. Indri is the owner of the Royal Academy School and a very well-respected educator in...

The Jungle School

The Jungle School

Butet Manurung is widely known in both Indonesia and on the international arena for her SOKOLA initiative, otherwise known as the Jungle School. She won prestigious...

Meet The Expat - Dr. Titus Leber

Meet Dr. Titus Leber

Meet Dr. Titus Leber, an Austrian filmmaker who transformed Borobudur into interactive multimedia.

The Physical and Emotional Connections of the Five Vital Organs

The Physical and Emotional Connections of the Five Vital Organs

The foundations of traditional Chinese medicine dates back some five thousand years. The concept of Yin/Yang, together with the five elements, has permeated Chinese...

Siti the Dayak Dancer

Siti the Dayak Dancer

Siti is an extraordinarily beautiful and determined young woman. Her story is one of courage and determination and a desire to represent her culture through the spirit...

Writing by Kids and for Kids

The article looks at some simple ways to turn your son or daughter into a famous writer by using the concepts used to make great books, plays, poems, songs and films –...

“Outstanding Performance” by Staff and Students of Dyatmika School

Bali Expat talks to Katie Jones, Director of Dyatmika School, located near Sanur on the eastern side of Denpasar, about what it takes to meet and beat the expectations...

Kite Surfing and Stand-up Paddle Fun

Looking for an exciting new sport? Before you go and buy new equipment, take a course at Rip Curl School of Surf at the Sanur Beach Hotel, where the elements meet to...

Dwi Anggayani with Trisna - 1998

Dwi – A Modern-Day Balinese Heroine

Dwi, the second of six children brought up in Singaraja, who is today studying for a degree in International Hospitality Management at Stenden University’s Bali...

Educating Rita

What do expatriate parents in Indonesia spend most money on? Educating their children. Educating your child through school and University will cost the average...

The Safe Childhoods Foundation

The Safe Childhoods Foundation

The Safe Childhoods Foundation considers every childhood to be precious. Their dedicated team provides healthcare and aid packages to those living in absolute poverty...

Ewa with Kopernik co-workers

Kopernik: Serving the Last Mile

More than a decade ago, Ewa Wojkowska remembers driving at night in complete darkness through a remote town in East Timor. Located in one of the poorest districts of...