"Cooperative was introduced by R. Aria Wiriatmadja in Central Java on 1896. He established a credit cooperative to help people who trapped in debt with loan sharks. Indonesia's first Vice President, Mohammad Hatta, also one of the figure that encourages cooperative to become the basic of people's economic system of Indonesia." Source
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Meet I Wayan Rona, an industrious and focused young man still in high
Keywords: Bali,Indonesia,Wayan Rona,lontar baskets,school,cooperative
Last modified: 2012-08-19 01:18:14
"POP" Pesalakan Organics Project - Bali
Young farmers in Pesalakan, a small village in Pejeng, Gianyar, Bali, have formed a small cooperative to work together to generate income and community intensive towards organic and Permaculture practices.
Keywords: Indonesia, organic, cacao, cacao bean, Bali, natural oils, aromatherapy, massage, Pesalakan, POP
A Philanthropy Advisor in Indonesia, Part 4: Rice Innovation in a Small Village
Last modified: 2010-06-25 22:02:37
The farmers of Masen Village were producing enough rice for eight months out of the year. To make ends meet, they were dependent on government subsidy programs and purchasing rice from other communities.
Caritas CR began working with the farmers of Masen Village in October 2008 to establish a demonstration plot for intensive rice paddy cultivation using the organic system of rice intensification (SRI) method. Read more
Keywords: A Philanthropy Advisor in Indonesia, Part 4: Rice Innovation in a Small Village, Masen, SRI, system of rice intensification, Caritas, village project