Main Partner (according to Memorandum of understanding)

Coordinating Ministry of Human Development and Culture

Kemenko PMK (Kementerian Koordinator Pembangunan Manusia dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia) is the Coordinating Ministry of Human Development and Culture. As one of the four Coordinating Minstries in Indonesia the following line ministries are under its jurisdiction: Ministry of Social Affairs, Ministry of Education and Culture, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Village and remote areas, Ministry of Religion, Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education, Ministry of Women Empowerment & Child protection and Ministry of youth and sports. Visit partner site

Other Partners

Dewan Jaminan Sosial Nasional (DJSN)

DJSN (National Social Security Council)’s primary task is to assist the President of the Republic of Indonesia in formulating the general policy and synchronizing the implementation of the national social security system in Indonesia. DJSN provides the general policy framework on the membership, fee, and benefit of each program for guiding the BPJS (Badan Penyelenggara Jaminan Sosial or the Social Security Provider), a public agency established to implement the social security program. Additionally DJSN is assigned with the task of monitoring and evaluation the implementation of social security system. Visit partner site

Ministry of Manpower

Kementerian Ketenagakerjaan Republik Indonesia is in charge for the comprehensive policy planning and implementation in the productivity and competitiveness of the Indonesian manpower, increasing the job opportunity and placement, improving the industrial relations and the social security of the workers, and monitoring the workers safety and health. In the previous administration this ministry was also responsible for transmigration. Visit partner site

Ministry of Village, Development of Disadvantaged Regions and Transmigration

Kementerian Desa, Pembangunan Daerah Tertinggal dan Transmigrasi has the task of conducting the affairs of government in the field of rural development and rural areas, rural community empowerment, accelerating the development of disadvantaged areas, and transmigration. As mandated by the Law of Village the focus of current administration is to build nations integrity from the periphery, the village becomes the subject of development, implemented by the community. Transmigration also plays the key role as it entails community transfers from one place to another. Hence the preparation for transmigration settlement and infrastructure is crucial. Visit partner site

The Directorate General of Culture, Ministry of Education and Culture of the Republic of Indonesia

The directorate general of culture (Direktorat Jenderal Kebudayaan) is responsible for policy formulation in the sector of culture, film, art, tradition, history, museum, and national cultural heritage. During the administration of President Joko Widodo, culture is seen as the way of change towards the sovereign and independent Indonesia. In order to safeguard the Revolusi Mental, developing Indonesia as the maritime axis, and building the country from the periphery, culture plays an integral part. Visit partner site

Implementing Partners

Association of Independent Journalist (AJI)

Since its establishment, Association of Independent Journalist (AJI) has committed to fight for public rights for information and press freedom. AJI also focuses on creating a healthy press climate, marked by journalists that are professional, ethical, and independent, which can only be achieved upon receiving decent welfare. To build such commitments, AJI run programs focusing on socializing the ideal value of journalism and raising the awareness of the socio-economic rights of the journalists through training, discussion, research and publication, as well as legal advocacy. Visit partner site

Tempo Institute

Tempo Institute is part of the Tempo Group, known as the independence and competence. Stepping up to the challenge of contemporary journalism and democracy in Indonesia which often is wide open and limitless, Tempo Institute not only focus on the journalist, but dedicate in developing journalism in general and comprehensive. Answering the rapid development of journalism, including the online and citizen journalism, Tempo Institute aims to adapt and anticipate the communication gap within the community through various trainings, research, publication, and discussion. Visit partner site


SEKNAS FITRA or National Secretariat of the Indonesian Forum for Budget Transparency is a Jakarta based advocacy NGO established in 1999, which serves as a watchdog organization focusing on government spending and budgeting at both the national and local levels. Its aims include increased transparency of the entire budget process and citizen involvement. SEKNAS FITRA’s activities include analysis of the state budget, increasing public awareness of budget accountability issues, advocating for budget transparency, and legal reform to make financial regulations more transparent, accountable and participatory. Recent publications include the Budget Allocation Disclosure Index of Indonesian Ministries and the Indonesian Open Budget Survey 2012. Visit partner site

Komunitas Indonesia untuk Demokrasi (KID)

Komunitas Indonesia untuk Demokrasi (KID) or the Indonesian Community for Democracy, is an association formed with the aim of encouraging democratic life through education and training. Indonesian Community for Democracy realize the life of the nation and uphold democratic multiculturalism, pro-existence, equality, humanity and civilized humanity, sovereignty, openness, integrity, accountability and meritocracy. All these objectives can be achieved through encouraging multiparty life and the process of democratization. Visit partner site

Perkumpulan Prakarsa

Perkumpulan Prakarsa - Welfare Initiative for Better Societies - works to gather and explore innovative ideas for welfare improvement through independent study and active engagement with the stakeholders; through analysis and capacity building on various broad issues relating to welfare. The partner cooperation of Prakarsa includes government, parliament, financial authority, civil society, private sectors, and international organizations. Visit partner site

University of Indonesia

Universitas Indonesia (UI) is a state university in Depok, West Java and Salemba, Jakarta, Indonesia. Universitas Indonesia is the oldest tertiary-level educational institution in Indonesia (known as the Dutch East Indies when UI was established). UI is generally considered as the most prestigious university in Indonesia, along with Bandung Institute of Technology and Gadjah Mada University. In the 2015/2016 QS World Universities Ranking, UI is ranked 1st in Indonesia, 79th in Asia and 358th in the world. Visit partner site

Atmajaya University

Atma Jaya Catholic University of Indonesia is an institute of higher learning in Jakarta which was founded by Atma Jaya Foundation on June 1, 1960. The main campus is located at Semanggi area, South Jakarta and the other campus is located in Pluit, North Jakarta and Bumi Serpong Damai, Tangerang. According to a survey by GlobeAsia Magazine in 2008 Atma Jaya was ranked third among all private universities in Indonesia. While the survey of Tempo magazine (Indonesia) from 2005 to 2007 put Atma Jaya in the top ten best universities in Indonesia. The General Directorate of Higher Education categorizes Atma Jaya in 50 Promising Indonesian Universities out of 2864 higher education institutions in Indonesia. Visit partner site

University Gadjah Mada

Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) is a public research university located in Yogyakarta, Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Officially founded on 19 December 1949, three years after its first lecture was given on 13 March 1946, it is the oldest and largest institution of higher education in Indonesia. Comprising 18 faculties and 27 research centers, UGM offers 68 undergraduate, 23 diploma, 104 master and specialist, and 43 doctorate study programs, ranging from the Social Sciences to Engineering. The basic principles of UGM was Tri Dharma Perguruan Tinggi; namely the education, research, and community service. Visit partner site

University Tarumanagara

The Tarumanagara Urban Laboratory serves as the center of research to the Graduate Program of Urban Planning and Real Estate at the Tarumanagara University, Jakarta. It was first established in collaboration with Jakarta Community Development Institute to support, develop courses, and provide up to date research support for the graduate program, including developing knowledge about data networks and mapping the urban parts of Jakarta. Being one of the few department majoring in Urban Planning, Tarumanagara University strives to become reference for other researchers or academia as well as nurturing the good relations with the city government of Jakarta and other policy-making stakeholders. Visit partner site

Indonesia Research and Strategic Analysis (IRSA)

IRSA (Indonesia Research and Strategic Analysis) is a non-profit consulting company based in Jakarta. IRSA focuses on providing research and analysis on the area of economic policy and development. Our missions are supporting government, private sector and civil societies to formulate policies and business plans through research, studies, and consultation.

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