The Head of the Indonesia Cyber and Crypto Agency, Lieutenant General (Ret) Hinsa Siburian, stated that Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) are the backbone of Indonesia’s economy, contributing 60.5% to the country’s GDP.
Cases of monkeypox were first confirmed in Indonesia in August 2022.
In collaboration with Toyota, the UGM Faculty of Engineering organized a national seminar to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Indonesian automotive industry, theming “Socio-Economic Challenges and Digital Transformation in the Development of Alternative Energy in the Transportation Sector Towards Net-Zero Emission 2060 in Indonesia.” As part of UGM’s anniversary activities, this seminar featured speakers […].
The Regional Center of Expertise (RCE) Yogyakarta held a workshop and expo on Sunday, October 29, at Wisma MM UGM. The event carried the theme “Implementation Strategies of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) to Support Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).” The workshop aimed to gather educators, practitioners, teachers, government representatives, communities, and individuals who have implemented […].
Traffic congestion and air pollution are prevalent issues almost every city faces today. Some other common transportation problems include dependence on private vehicles, unequal transportation access, lack of public transportation, pedestrian-unfriendly infrastructure, poor road quality, expensive and limited parking, social inequality in transportation access, and urban development not integrated with transportation infrastructure and services.
A total of 21 experts from 11 countries discussed global agricultural land restoration amidst the threat of a world food crisis due to the impacts of climate change and land conversion. The meeting, packaged in the G20 Global Land Initiatives Stocktaking Workshop titled “Trigger Change! Innovative Agriculture Solutions for Land Restoration, a Global Course,” took […].
The academic world is crucial in elaborating various societal issues, ranging from politics, sciences, education, and technology to employment.
The UGM Faculty of Animal Science, in collaboration with Global Food Partners (GFP) and PT Lion Super Indo, conducted Cage-Free Eggs System Training in Yogyakarta. The three-day training, held from November 3 to 5, 2023, took place at the Faculty of Animal Science and the International Training Center Cage-Free Innovation and Welfare Hub owned by […].
The UGM Faculty of Pharmacy organized the 8th International Conference on Pharmacy and Advanced Pharmaceutical Sciences (ICPAPS 2023) and the 14th Annual Conference of the Indonesian Society for Cancer Chemoprevention (ISCC 2023). The ICPAPS 2023 and the ISCC 2023 took place for three days, from November 3 to 5, 2023, at the Faculty of Pharmacy.
Indonesia’s Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysics Agency stated that the country is experiencing an extraordinary increase in temperature this year. Prolonged drought has led to water shortages in several areas.
The UGM Task Force for the Prevention and Handling of Sexual Violence participated in the National Higher Education Task Force Capacity Building on October 8-11, 2023, in Surabaya, East Java.
The impact of climate change is threatening the sustainability of human life.
The rapid development of technology has made information systems faster and limitless.
The high incidence of violence against children in schools is increasingly concerning.
The development of artificial intelligence (AI) technology in Indonesia reached a significant milestone with the establishment of the National Artificial Intelligence Strategy (Stranas AI) in 2020. Its positive impact has been felt across various sectors, including information and communication, financial and insurance services, corporate services, and the agricultural industry.
The UGM Student Executive Board collaborated with the Ministry of Villages, Development of Disadvantaged Regions, and Transmigration to hold the Village Servant Congress entitled “Youth Pledge Synergy in Building Rural Areas: Inspiring Change, Building Sustainable Villages.” The congress occurred at UGM in Yogyakarta on Saturday (October 28).
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) welcomed the team from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Research, and Technology for discussions and to visit its research facilities on November 2-3, 2023.
Efforts to reduce carbon emissions are continually encouraged by the government.
Military justice is one of the efforts to uphold justice and maintain credibility within the military field.
The UGM Public Relations and Protocol Office organized a public speaking training session for the PR teams of faculties, study centers, and work units within Universitas Gadjah Mada. Ika Sastrosoebroto, a PR and brand consultant and the founder and president director of Prominent Public Relations, facilitated the training.
The development of Indonesia’s new capital city, Nusantara, can trigger a wave of urbanization.
As the deadline for the registration of presidential and vice-presidential candidates approached, the public was surprised by the controversial decision made by the Constitutional Court (MK). The case numbered 90/PUU-XXI/2023 concerning the minimum age for presidential and vice-presidential candidates in Law Number 7 of 2017 on General Elections was upheld by the court on Monday […].
The number of micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Indonesia is estimated to be more than 65 million, and they contribute 60 percent of the national GDP, approximately Rp9,000 trillion. However, it’s not easy for MSMEs to progress and expand due to a lack of financial management capability and strategy.
Universitas Gadjah Mada and PT ExxonMobil Cepu Limited have established a collaboration in the field of education, research, and community service. The signing of the cooperation was held at the UGM Faculty of Social and Political Sciences along with the execution of a public lecture, “The Role of Oil and Gas Industry in Energy Transition.” […].
The Ministry of Environment and Forestry reported that 104 thousand hectares of Indonesian forests were deforested between 2021 and 2022. This situation raises questions regarding the utilization of forest products and the application of sustainability aspects, considering that forests not only produce vital oxygen and provide a habitat for wildlife but also promise promising commodities.
Indonesia has long aspired to have a large Sharia bank, a goal achieved on February 1, 2021, by merging three state-owned Islamic banks: Bank Syariah Mandiri, BRI Syariah, and BNI Syariah. These three Islamic banks were outside the top ten of the national banking sector, necessitating the merger.
The impact of climate change is becoming a threat to all nations.
Energy transition towards renewable sources is a crucial target to achieve net zero emissions by 2060.
The UGM Vocational College held a National Seminar on Applied Technology titled “The Role of Applied Research in Achieving Sustainable Development Goals” on Saturday (October 21).
Universitas Gadjah Mada, through the Task Force for the Prevention and Handling of Sexual Violence, has provided workshops and training on the prevention and handling of sexual violence cases for high school students and university students.