Kedutaan Besar Republik Indonesia
Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia
Ambassade de la RÉpublique d'Indonésie

Category: Education

Call for Application: 2nd Bali Democracy Students Conference – Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia, 6-7 December 2018

Call for Application

2nd Bali Democracy Students Conference

Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia, 6-7 December 2018

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia will be organizing the Bali Democracy Students Conference (BDSC) as part of the 11th Bali Democracy Forum (BDF). The BDSC is a conference among students to transfer and share knowledge on the issues of democracy and will be held in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia, on 6-7 December 2018, parallel with the 11th BDF.

We would like to invite Canadian students to participate in the BDSC. The requirements for those who wish to participate in the BDSC are as follows:

  1. Students majoring in various fields of study, preferably undergraduate students in Social Sciences, Political Science, Law, Communications, Cultural Studies, Linguistics, and Economics;
  2. Good oral and written communication skills;
  3. Interested in socio-political issues, especially democracy;
  4. Active in student organizations and/or the social community;
  5. Active on social media.

The documents required for those who wish to participate are:

  1. Cover letter;
  2. Curriculum Vitae (CV);
  3. Letter of recommendation from the University;
  4. Photocopy of passport;
  5. A recent photograph (4x6cm, in colour); and
  6. A Statement letter stating willingness to participate in the whole program of BDSC in Bali from 5 to 8 December 2018.

The BDSC committee will cover the costs associated with the participation in the conference such as local transportation, hotel accommodation, and meal expenses for the duration of the event from 5 to 8 December 2018.

Registration can be done by sending all of the required documents by email to the BDSC committee at (Attn. Social Cultural Affairs) before 31st October 2018.

More Indonesian heritages registered to UNESCO

Miniature of Indonesia Park

JAKARTA, March 28 (Xinhua) — Indonesian Culture and Tourism Ministry on Monday registered three of the country’s heritages to the UNESCO, a media quoting a minister reported here.

The heritages include Bali tradition, Papua’s handmade furnitures and the miniature of Indonesia Park.

“Today the Culture and Tourism Ministry registers three heritages to the UNESCO as the ministry’s responsibility,” Indonesian Culture and Tourism Minister Jero Wacik was quoted by Antara news wire as saying.

The registering of the heritages increased the number of Indonesian heritages included in the world organization preservation.

“With the registration of the heritages, it raises our proud as citizen of Indonesia which has been rich of cultural heritages,” he said.

The registration would made the heritage on the radar of the UNESCO for an immediate attention and protection. Besides it would ease financing for their protection.

Source: Xinhua –