On 10 August 2018, a workshop was held in Jakarta to discuss with local stakeholders the Sustainability Impact Assessment (SIA) in support of the Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) negotiations between the European Union (EU) and the Republic of Indonesia.
On 6 and 7 August, the European Union and the Indonesian Ministry of Communication and Information Technology held a workshop on the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The GDPR, which entered into full application on 25 May 2018 and replaces the former Data Protection Directive of 1995,
The EU Delegation seeks to recognise excellence in reporting on non-discrimination and diversity by launching an EU Award for Journalists in Indonesia (#eu4wartawan) competition during the 2018 Asian Games and Asian Para Games (18 August- 2 September and 6-13 October respectively) and the Festival
The EU will provide an additional €500,000 to step up its emergency response to the Lombok island. This brings the EU humanitarian aid contribution to €650,000. In addition, the Netherlands and Spain have provided €500,000 and €100,000 respectively which brings the collective EU aid to €1,250,000.
The EU provides first emergency assistance of €150 000 to the most affected communities through the Indonesian Red Cross (PMI). The EU is also supporting the Indonesian civil protection agencies with satellite maps. EU Member States representatives assisted more than 1000 European citizens on site.
This short documentary film tells the stories of urban refugees living in Southeast Asia- a region whose economy is thriving, and population booming. It portrays the reality of day-to-day life for refugee families in three cities in Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand. The film was produced by UNHCR
/file/invisible-refugees-indonesia-liaqat-and-rahilla-pakistan_enThe invisible refugees of Indonesia: Liaqat and Rahilla from Pakistan
/file/invisible-refugees-malaysia-maheswary-sri-lanka_enThe invisible refugees of Malaysia: Maheswary from Sri Lanka
/file/invisible-refugees-thailand-khadija-afghanistan_enThe invisible refugees of Thailand: Khadija from Afghanistan
In response to the rapidly growing number of asylum seekers and refugees in Southeast Asia, from 2017 to 2018 the EU provided 1.8 million euro in humanitarian aid to enhance protection to vulnerable individuals in Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia.
/file/together-good-governance_enTogether for Good Governance
The European Union (EU) shares Indonesia's vision of making public institutions more transparent and accountable. The EU works with the government of Indonesia in most aspects related to spending better public funds resulting in better public services.
The European Union’s relations with the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN): Brunei, Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar (Burma), Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam date back to 1977 when official “Dialogue Relations” began. In June 2015, the EU
An ambitious political agreement on increasing renewable energy use in Europe was reached on 14 June 2018 between the European Commission, the European Parliament and the Council of the EU. The new regulatory framework includes a binding renewable energy target for the EU of at least 32% by 2030.
Europe on Screen, the longest-running international film festival in Indonesia, is coming back this year, 3-12 May 2018, bringing dozens of quality European movies to Jakarta, Bandung, Medan, Denpasar, Surabaya and Yogyakarta.
This publication features 10 stories authored by young Indonesian writers who won the "Our Ocean" Short Story Contest. The contest was inspired by the Our Ocean Conference hosted by the European Union in Malta in 2017 and in view of the next edition of the Conference to be held in Bali,
Regions: Asia Brunei Darussalam Cambodia Indonesia Lao PDR Malaysia Myanmar (Burma) Philippines Singapore Thailand Vietnam Show in content: Organisations: Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
For the academic year 2018, a total of 240 Indonesian students and scholars have successfully earned scholarships from the European Union (EU) under the Erasmus+ (Erasmus Plus) Programme. Soon the Erasmus+ awardees will travel to various EU Member States.
Regions: Asia Brunei Darussalam Cambodia Indonesia Lao PDR Malaysia Myanmar (Burma) Philippines Singapore Thailand Vietnam Show in content: Organisations: Cambodia Indonesia Malaysia Myanmar (Burma) Philippines Singapore Thailand Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Brunei Darussalam