Empowering Women in the East
New, Transformed Women
Concerned that women were always being excluded from policy-making in Southwest Sumba, Wilhelmina Dappa acted. She trained the region's women to speak up and take action.
YOHANA Loru Kaka is no longer an ordinary villager. When Tempo English met her last year, she was already heading the Village Governance Institute (LPM). "I've been invited to a development planning meeting for our subdistrict tomorrow," said the…
Things happened quickly, beyond the expectations of Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) and his legal team. Right after the panel of judges at the North Jakarta Administrative Court found Basuki guilty, on Tuesday last week, the prosecutor asked to meet with Basuki outside the courtroom. 'Come one, let's chat out back," said one prosecutor.