Project Profile

University Partnerships

Jangka Waktu Project:
January 2009 to December 2014
Organisasi Pendana:
Lembaga Mitra:
  • Universitas Mataram (UNRAM)
  • Universitas Sam Ratulangi (UNSRAT)
  • Universitas Udayana
  • Universitas Negeri Papua (UNIPA)
  • Universitas Hasanuddin (UNHAS)
Project Sektor:
Wilayah Kerja:
Nusa Tenggara Barat, Papua Barat, Sulawesi Selatan, Sulawesi Utara
Anggaran Project:
USD 1.000.000
Kontak Detail:


Roman Woronowycz 
Outreach and Communication Officer 
USAID/Indonesia Program Office 
Tel: (021) 3435-9424

Project Summary:

Partners: UCLA; Universitas Udayana (Denpasar); Universitas Diponegoro (Semarang); Universitas Negeri Papua (Manokwari)
Amount: $645, 704
Objective: Provide support for a program entitled “Augmenting Scientific Research and Educational through Biodiversity Research” in Indonesia
Period of Agreement: December 23, 2009 – December 22, 2012

Partners: Texas A&M (BORLAUG INSTITUTE); Institut Pertanian Bogor (IPB); Universitas Udayana (Denpasar); Universitas Sam Ratulangi (Manado)
Amount: $636,549
Objective: To develop a tropical plant curriculum which will involve researchers, local entrepreneurs, local communities and traditional gatherers; support creation of an agricultural extension program at each university
Period of Agreement: November 4, 2010 – November 3, 2013

Partners: Harvard University’s School of Public Health; University of Indonesia’s SEAMEO Regional Center for Community Nutrition (Jakarta); Andalas University (Padang); University of Mataram; Helen Keller International/Indonesia
Amount: $649,254
Objective: Establish an integrated health data repository and portal (the Higher Education Network Ring Initiative or “HENRI”) which will enable all interested stakeholders to access and cross-utilize important health information; develop and test a curriculum which will enhance the universities’ ability to teach students and researchers how to integrate data, with a focus on obtaining results for policy making, program planning and impact evaluation; enhance Indonesia’s capacity to provide training in research on maternal and newborn health and nutrition by (1) providing scholarships and fellowships for researchers and government officials to study in Indonesia and abroad, (2) providing funds to analyze and publish findings and (3) by building and sustaining mentoring networks.
Period of Agreement: November 4, 2010 – November 3, 2013