RCE East Kalimantan

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Rce details
Region:
ASIA-PACIFIC
Country:
Indonesia
Overview
Date of RCE acknowledgement:
November, 2008
Description of RCE and Geographic Region:

Network organization on formal, non-­formal and informal education on Education for Sustainable Development. Specifically to respond issues in East Kalimantan on poverty, degraded environment and quality of education.

Goals and Objectives:

Vision:

To provide a “global space for learning” for the community to learn and share experiences on implementation of ESD from international to local communities or vice versa.

Goals and objectives:

Long-term objective is to develop capacity on sustainable societies. Other objectives include:

  • to develop partnerships on capacity building in RCE and ESD concepts;
  • to develop promotional systems for ESD to increase public awareness on sustainable development;
  • to coordinate events to promote synergy among different actors, network building, and education activities related to sustainable development;
  • to develop individual capacity, with focus on communities and institutions to implant education on sustainable development;
  • to support coordination and dissemination policy, research and practice related to education for sustainable development
Organisation Hosting RCE Secretariat:

Mulawarman University

Key Partners:

Name of organisation: Mulawarman University
Role: Main partner to coordinate ESD in East Kalimantan
Contact name: Mr. Andi Purnawarman
Contact email: andi.purnawarman@gmail.com

Name of organisation: Government of East Kalimantan
Role: Co Partner in conducting program of ESD
Contact name: Prof Dwi Nugroho Hidayanto
Contact email: dwinj16260@yahoo.com.au

Activities
Current Activities:
  • Strengthening sustainable livelihood program for poor and vulnerable groups (in Sebatik Island)
  • Home reading program
  • Youth and River program
Upcoming Activities:
  • Research on developing local initiatives for poverty reduction based on community group
  • Youth writing competition on environment and social media
  • Join international or regional meeting on ESD and RCE
Achievements:
  • Leading on Home reading program to increase reading habits among children in early school ages
  • Successfully conducted workshop and International conference on the issue of sustainable livelihood program to eradicate poverty in cooperation with Ministry of Social Affairs and COMCEC OIC
  • Successfully conducted international workshop on DRR and ESD 
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Contact Details
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RCE mailing address for correspondence:

Jalan Suwandi 41 Samarinda, Indonesia 75123