Schooling for Migrant Children
Learning Centers in Remote Areas
Former migrant worker Veronika Sedo Barek opened three learning centers for Indonesian children in Keningau, Sabah. Of the 53,000 children of Indonesian migrant workers in Malaysia, only 24,000 get any kind of schooling.
Roslina and her husband, both Indonesian migrant workers at an oil palm plantation in Sabah, may not have enough money to send their son to university. Still,…
The quick counts of five polling groups indicated that running mates in the Jakarta governor’s election, Agus Yudhoyono and Sylviana Murni were eliminated in the first round last week. In the upcoming April runoff election, the Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama and Djarot Saiful Hidayat ticket will face running mates Anies Baswedan and Sandiaga Uno. Those who voted for Agus-Sylviana will determine the winner.