YAKKUM Emergency Unit (YEU) is one of YAKKUM (Christian Foundation for Public Health) units which was established in 2001. Its core mandate is the delivery of inclusive emergency response where community participation in need assessment and relief distribution are encouraged. YEU works to articulate initiatives to build community resilience through community-led disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation. By the year 2017, YEU has been assisting more than 250 villages and partnering with more than 350 community-based organizations across Indonesia.Read More
Picture 1: YEU staff took a photo in front of the Ponggok Village office with village officials. The Tirta Mandiri Ponggok Village Owned Enterprise (BUMDes) is engaged in the to... Read More
Partners from Various Countries Visited Giriasih Village to Observe the Smart Mist Irrigation Innovation Developed by Ngudi Mulya Farmers’ Group On January 26, 2023, the... Read More
Picture 1: Anastasia Maylinda is facilitating the meeting. Regional Humanitarian Partnership Week (RHPW) in the Asia Pacific region was conducted on 3-14 December 2022 in Bangko... Read More
Picture 1: YEU Volunteer Website was launched in celebration of International Volunteer Day on 5 December 2022 through the talk show that discusses volunteer management. The YE... Read More
The theme raised for the celebration of International Day of Persons with Disabilities on 3 December 2022 is Meaningful Participation Towards Sustainable Inclusive Development. This was a very encouraging theme as the practice of meaningful participation in daily life remains a challenge. Since Indonesia ratified the Conv...
“Mbok Seneng,” is how people in the village greet her. Her name is Seneng, which bears the meaning of “joyful” in English.1 When Mbok Seneng started farming, she planted millet, adlay (Chinese pearl barley), and sesame. She also cultivated rice and cassava, but she would harvest these crops for her family’s con...