The Indonesian Ministry of Law and Human Rights (Kemenkumham) in partnership with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and 15 other Indonesian government agencies launched CEGAH, a five year, $20.8 million program to strengthen the nation’s anti-corruption efforts. CEGAH will provide ongoing support to government and civil society to create systems that decrease opportunities for corruption.
The Indonesian Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries (MMAF) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) have partnered to bring a team of seven experts from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to provide training from August 22-26 to Indonesian officials from the Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries, Customs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and managers from the major Indonesian fishing ports in Manado on how to implement effective Port State Measures.
The incumbent provides a comprehensive range of clerical, procedural and general administrative support to the Education Office Director and Deputy Director, as well as team members. The education office team consists of 15 total staff members, both American and Indonesian. The Office of Education manages high visibility programs in the areas of basic education, higher education, science & technology, workforce development, and scholarships & training. It is a fast-paced environment, requiring significant interaction with the Government of Indonesia, implementing partners, donors, other technical offices in USAID/Indonesia, and various Embassy sections.
U.S. Chargé d ‘Affairs Brian McFeeters hosted a reception to send off 47 Indonesian professionals to the United States who received scholarships from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). The scholarships were awarded under two USAID programs: Program to Extend Scholarships and Training to Achieve Sustainable Impacts (PRESTASI) and the Governing Oil Palm Landscapes for Sustainability (GOLS) program, a joint initiative between USAID and the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR).
Through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the United States announced a partnership with the Government of Indonesia that will advance social justice and protect the rights of citizens, especially the poor and vulnerable.
Last updated: September 09, 2016