Stories from EQWIP HUBs Surabaya

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August Monthly Update Surabaya- English and Bahasa

  • Author Heather Tustin
  • Publication Date September 12, 2017

Another busy month has come and gone here at the Surabaya Hub. We kicked off with a graduation where the participants from the professional and entrepreneurial classes came together to celebrate their accomplishment. Congratulations!!!! At the beginning of the month members of the Surabaya staff along with the facilitation volunteer Lisa, traveled to EQWIPHUBs Semarang. During this time the Surabaya...

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July 2017 Monthly Update- Surabaya

  • Author Heather Tustin
  • Publication Date July 31, 2017

July has been a busy month here at the Surabaya Hub! We kicked off the month with the Business and Financial Pre Guidance workshop for our Youth Innovation Fund. Hubs coordinator Fahra, along with Youth Livelihoods Advisor and Canadian volunteer John, delivered this workshop to prepare our entrepreneur graduates and their business partners in designing and creating a business and financial plan for...

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  • Author Aldis Brennan
  • Publication Date December 4, 2016

Kerjasama EQWiP dengan Education Development Center (EDC) berkaitan dengan penggunaan modul Siap Kerja dan Kewirausahaan yang dikenal dengan modul pelatihan Work Ready Now (WRN). Modul ini telah digunakan diberbagai negara di dunia, termasuk di Indonesia. Di Indonesia modul ini sudah digunakan di sekolah-sekoleh kejuruan di beberapa provinsi termasuk DKI Jakarta, Jawa Barat, Jawa Tengah dan Nusa Tenggara...

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My First Night with EQWIP HUBs

  • Author Lisa Bui
  • Publication Date November 25, 2016

UGH. It’s 4:00 am and the jet lag is REAL. I was curled up in the warm, dry, cotton sheets of my hotel room for a good hour, before deciding that productivity would reign in my half-awake state. Instead of being a first couple of busy days in Indonesia, it’s consisted of nothing but sleeping and eating. And watching Indonesian cable television. After 29 hours of fighting the good fight against...

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Welcome to EQWIP HUBs in Surabaya, Indonesia!

  • Author Ronit Schwabe
  • Publication Date March 7, 2016

Indonesia's population is an estimated 250 million people, about half of which is below the age of 30. As the economy slows in the world's fourth-most-populous country, the concern for unemployment, amongst the younger generation of Indonesians in particular, rises. However, the thinkable is possible for Indonesia's second largest city's economic development – Surabaya is the ideal location for an...

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