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AIRLANGGA INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE AND CULTURAL PROGRAM
Conferences, Nearing Deadline, Webinar

AIRLANGGA INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE AND CULTURAL PROGRAM

[Call for Delegates]Deadline: 1 December 2021Do you want to join INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE PROGRAM combine with INDONESIA CULTURE EXCHANGE ACTIVITIES?We would like to invite you to join our virtual conference & Exchange : AIRLANGGA INTERNATONAL CONFERENCE AND CULTURAL PROGRAM: Empowering Youths Readiness for Multidimensional Solutions in Post-Pandemic Through SDGs.TIMELINEOpen registration : 1 November 2021Paper Submission: 2 November – 1 December 2021Closing registration: 1 December 2021D-Day of AIC : 8-9 & 11-12 December 2021This program is free of charge. What are you waiting for? Prepare your best paper now and regist yourself to this conference.You may choose the following theme for your paper : Climate Change, Economic Growth, and Gender Equality. ...
ASEAN YOUNG CLIMATE LEADERS PROGRAMME
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ASEAN YOUNG CLIMATE LEADERS PROGRAMME

Deadline: 7 November 2021APPLICATION EXTENDED[Win USD 20.000]Climate change has been known as an alarming transnational issue that requires global cooperation of all countries and this effort is shown through the Paris Agreement. ASEAN countries have also collaborated through the ASEAN Strategic Plan on Environment, guided by the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community 2025 (ASCC 2025), because of the long-term consequences they have for economic growth and the welfare of their people within the region. Young people across the world have voiced out their concerns and opinions for climate justice, knowing that future is impossible if we keep on thinking that “planet B” exists. With a young mind like Greta Thunberg, leading international climate strikes, has shown the possibilities of youths...
FOREST PRODUCT STUDENT SUMMIT 2021
Conferences, Webinar

FOREST PRODUCT STUDENT SUMMIT 2021

[Call for Participants]Date: Saturday, October 30th, 2021 (via zoom meeting)🍃Hi Wooders!!! 🍃Forest Product Student Summit is a gathering event for students who are interested in the campus life of forestry students in Asia. This activity consists of seminars and general discussions. The theme of this event is “International Forestry and Environment Studies Outlook”.The meeting will be held on:🗓 : Saturday, October 30th 2021⏰ : 08.30 a.m – 12.15 p.m Jakarta Time (GMT+7)🏠: Live on Zoom MeetingBy participating in FPSS, you will not only gain knowledge and experience, but you will also get an E-Certificate and Doorprize for those of you who are lucky 🥳🥳Register at:https://ipb.link/registration-fpss2021 you may also contact at:☎️0812-1227-4997 (Faiz)☎️0881-4955-711 ...
YOUTH IN AGRICULTURE VIDEO AND ESSAY CONTEST
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YOUTH IN AGRICULTURE VIDEO AND ESSAY CONTEST

Deadline: 30 November 2021We're looking for youth-led and youth-focused solutions for sustainable agriculture and food security in the Greater Mekong Subregion!Eligibilities:Anyone between the ages of 18-35 years (inclusive).Any nationality is accepted but the applicant must be running a project/business related to the topics above in the GMS anywhere in Cambodia, Myanmar, Lao PDR, Thailand, Vietnam, and Yunnan and Guangxi province, People’s Republic of China.The project/business must be in existence for at least three months by 30 November 2021 (the project/business can be any undertaking, carried out individually or collaboratively, profit or non-profit, at the community, district, province or national level).The ten (10) best solutions will be offered:The opport...
FULBRIGHT US-ASEAN VISITING SCHOLAR INITIATIVE PROGRAM 2022-2023
Nearing Deadline, Scholarships

FULBRIGHT US-ASEAN VISITING SCHOLAR INITIATIVE PROGRAM 2022-2023

[Fully Funded]Deadline: November-JanuaryThe 2022-2023 Fulbright US-ASEAN Visiting Scholar Initiative program is accepting applications!This marks the tenth year of the Initiative. Since the program began in 2012, more than 100 scholars from all 10 ASEAN Member States have been awarded scholarships to pursue studies focused on a wide range of subjects including public health/pandemic response, jurisdictional issues in the South China Sea, engagement across the Indo-Pacific region, ASEAN economic integration, human trafficking, and food safety.ELIGIBILITIES:Fulbright U.S-ASEAN Visiting Scholar applicants should be university faculty, foreign ministry and government officials, or professionals in the private sector, think tanks and other NGOs whose work focuses on U.S.–AS...
ASEAN-KOREA ACADEMIC ESSAY CONTEST 2021
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ASEAN-KOREA ACADEMIC ESSAY CONTEST 2021

Deadline: 14 November 2021Grand Prize: KRW 2.500.000Despite the prolonged pandemic, ASEAN and Korea have expanded their partnership through Korea’s New Southern Policy (NSP) and NSP Plus Strategy. Korea has contributed to COVID-19 ASEAN Response Fund and has aligned its policies with ASEAN’s major initiatives such as the ASEAN Comprehensive Recovery Framework. The two sides are strengthening their partnership to overcome the economic difficulties caused by COVID-19 and achieve shared prosperity. Furthermore, in commemoration of the 2021 Mekong-ROK Exchange Year, Korea has also been expanding its partnership with the Mekong sub-region.THEME1. The Role of Youth in Promoting Mutual Understanding between ASEAN and Korea towards a sustainable and future-oriented ASEAN-Korea Par...
23RD ASEF SUMMER UNIVERSITY
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23RD ASEF SUMMER UNIVERSITY

Deadline: 3 October 2021Are you keen on hacking our cities for a Sustainable Future?ASEF is inviting young professionals and students to join an exciting #Hackathon and be part of a team of Asians & Europeans to create societal impact!The 23rd ASEF Summer University (#ASEFSU23) is your chance to:1. Transform your ideas on Sustainable Development into concrete solutions2. Solve #Urbanisation Challenges in Bangladesh, India & Pakistan3. Collaborate with peers from 51 countries across Asia & Europe!4. Receive up to 10 University Credits on #SustainableCities & LeadershipYour journey starts with your application - Link in @asef_edu bios'.
ASEAN YOUNG CLIMATE LEADERS PROGRAMME
Competitions, Conferences

ASEAN YOUNG CLIMATE LEADERS PROGRAMME

Deadline: 31 October 2021We are so glad to see many of you getting excited for the ASEAN Young Climate Leaders Programme (ASEAN YCLP)!Climate change and many other environmental issues are transnational thus requiring a cross-disciplinary approach. In collaboration with SAP, GIZ, and Common Purpose, the ASEAN YCLP is for you to cultivate your cross-boundary leadership skill that could tackle climate change and other environment-related issues.Sign up if you are one of the followings:1. Youth aged 18-30 years old with ASEAN nationality.2. Being passionate about our climate situation.3. Having experience in implementing climate change or environment-related projects (preferable).4. Having good English proficiency; spoken and written English.We strongly encourage ASEAN Da...
Positive Approach on Environmental Problems for Modern Industry
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Positive Approach on Environmental Problems for Modern Industry

By Enggar Dwi NurhayatiThe modern industry in Japan began in the city of Kitakyushu when the government-owned Yahata steelworks was established in 1901. On the other hand, this high growth of the industry was accompanied by serious industrial pollution. In the past, the bacteria could not even live in the Dokai Bay area, known then as the “Sea of Death”. While once the sky rained down the highest level of polluted precipitation in Japan, earning it the moniker of “the seven-colored smoke”, the skies have improved to the point where the city has been officially recognized for its starry sky. After much struggle, Kitakyushu had finally reclaimed its beautiful seas and skies.Japan has Kitakyushu and Indonesia has Karawang as the center of industry. Many companies wer...
Coronavirus, Agriculture and Possibility Post-crisis Global Hunger
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Coronavirus, Agriculture and Possibility Post-crisis Global Hunger

By Sujan GautamChairperson NAFSCOL Krishiban Pvt Ltd.Graduate, Agricultural ScienceThe novel corona virus (COVID-19) has created a massive impact on the wholesome economy of the world.Several countries around the globe are either under lockdown or stay at home order.There is a large disturbance in the supply chain including the agricultural supply chain.While these restrictions are very necessary to break the chain of spreading Coronavirus, they often interfere in the market chains and the trade of the agricultural products which have a significant impact on the livelihood, food and nutrition of the population around the globe.Nepal is also facing similar circumstances as the rest of the world. Being a poor economy country in South Asia, Nepal has been facing ...