ADB Launches Youth Photo Contest in Run-up to Asia Water Forum 2018

MANILA, PHILIPPINES (14 August 2018) — The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has launched a photo competition to showcase how youth can contribute to improving water services, water resource management, and water security in Asia and the Pacific.

The youth photo competition is part of the upcoming Asia Water Forum (AWF) 2018, ADB's flagship event on the water sector, which is set for 2–4 October 2018 at ADB headquarters in Manila. The theme for this year's event is "Information, Innovation, and Technology."

Global Land Forum 2018

Indonesia has been granted the opportunity to host the Global Land Forum (GLF), which to be organized during 24-26 September 2018 in Bandung.

As one of the largest land forums in the world, GLF 2018 is expected to be opened by President Joko Widodo, and be attended by ministers from ILC member countries; Asia, Central Europe, Africa and Latin America, civil society organizations, UN agencies, government agencies, academics and community organizations.

The First Maluku International Conference on Marine Science and Technology

“Sustainable Development of Marine Resources“

Lack of research reports on marine potential in Maluku shows insufficient attention from the stake holders which has to be improved through a comprehensive, integrated and interdisciplinary research and collaboration involving all stake holders that necessary to build a robust database and development plan that can ensure the sustainability of marine resources in Maluku

The New Colombo Plan

What is the New Colombo Plan?
The New Colombo Plan is a signature initiative of the Australian Government which aims to lift knowledge of the Indo-Pacific in Australia by supporting Australian undergraduates to study and undertake internships in the region.

It encourages a two-way flow of students between Australia and the rest of our region, complementing the thousands of students from the region coming to Australia to study each year.

The American Institute for Indonesian Studies (AIFIS) Fellowship

AIFIS is pleased to announce a new round of fellowship applications for 2018-2019. Awards are available for both Americans to work in Indonesia, and Indonesians to work in America. Applications are due on Friday August 17, 2018 at 11:59pm EST. Please see below for information on applying for the fellowships, or email the AIFIS office at

Postdoctoral Researchers’ Networking Tour 2018

Saat ini DAAD sedang membuka program yang sangat menarik yang bernama "Postdoctoral Researchers’ Networking Tour 2018“ dengan tema Artificial Intelligence Coming of Age – Research and Development in Germany September 23rd to 29th 2018. Tur ini menawarkan kunjungan lapangan ke universitas, lembaga penelitian, dan perusahaan di bidang artificial intelligence, diskusi dengan para ahli, dan banyak peluang yang dapat digunakan untuk memperluas jaringan. Biaya terkait program dan tunjangan perjalanan ditanggung oleh DAAD.

Global Forest Watch Tech Fellowship

Global Forest Watch and the World Resources Institute are pleased to announce the first-ever GFW Tech Fellowship. The Fellowship will scale the impact of GFW (a platform that has reached over one million users from every country in the world) by creating a cadre of changemakers and forest champions working on the frontlines of combatting deforestation. The GFW Tech Fellowship will equip the most innovative and dedicated forest protection advocates around the world with the skills and cutting-edge technologies to help halt deforestation.