Based on greenhouse gas emission data from 1990 to 2020, the industrial, energy, and transportation sectors have become the main contributors to greenhouse gas emissions, with the fastest increase of 50 percent over the past 30 years. In 2020, the industrial sector contributed 31 percent, the energy sector 28 percent, and transportation contributed 16 percent […].
Despite the importance of proper tooth brushing in preventing oral and dental health problems, most Indonesians do not brush their teeth correctly. “Only 2.8 percent of the population have brushed their teeth correctly, doing so at least twice a day before bedtime and after breakfast,” explained Head of Professional Marketing Personal Care at Unilever Indonesia, […].
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) is developing academic programs with cross-disciplinary and multidisciplinary approaches in response to the enactment of Law No.
The threat of hoaxes and provocations ahead of the 2024 elections is becoming a hot topic of discussion.
Japan has been a hot topic recently due to its plans to dispose of treated nuclear waste in the Pacific Ocean.
The Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs and Investment, Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan, stated that the government would shut down privately-owned Steam Power Plants (PLTU) by redirecting the electricity supply from PT Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN). This decision is because these PLTUs are suspected of significantly contributing to poor air pollution in the Greater Jakarta area.
Co-founder and CEO of Populix, Dr. Timothy Astandu, stated that building a startup is not as easy as flipping a hand. He believes building a startup requires persistence and consistency to survive and thrive.
The Indonesian Emergency Health Volunteer Community (KREKI) has established a presence in the Special Region of Yogyakarta (DIY), with dentist Rini Sunaring Putri sworn in as Chair of the KREKI Yogyakarta Board for the 2023 – 2027 term. KREKI Yogyakarta aims to provide consultation services and assistance in emergencies while increasing public awareness of emergency […].
A doctoral study from the UGM Faculty of Economics and Business has found that social protection and education are vital to reducing poverty and inequality in Indonesia. The study, conducted by Asih Murwiati, a lecturer at the Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Lampung, used data from the Indonesian Family Life Survey (IFLS) from […].
UGM Archives Office is hosting an exhibition titled “Knitting the Past: UGM Student Activities in the Past.” This exhibition ran for 15 days, from September 6 to September 20, 2023, as part of the activities to welcome the new academic year and commemorate the 19th Anniversary of UGM Archives.
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) has added to its roster of professors contributing to various academic fields.
The UGM Graduate School organized an orientation program to welcome new students for the 2023/2024 academic year.
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) students have developed a concept for processing banana stem waste into compost that local farmers can utilize. In collaboration with the local youth group, this program serves as a form of community service by UGM students in Caban Gunung, Magelang, Central Java.
The Gelanggang Inovasi dan Kreativitas (GIK, Innovation and Creativity Center), a super creative hub at Universitas Gadjah Mada, spanning 48,760 square meters, will officially open in February 2024. In anticipation of its opening, GIK is inviting graphic designers from across Indonesia to participate in the GIK Logo Design Competition, offering a grand prize of IDR […].
The UGM Academic Hospital has organized the second Krempyeng Market.
The UGM Karate INKAI Student Activity Unit has swept 20 medals at the Magelang International Karate Championship held on September 15-16, 2023, in Magelang.
Caring for people with dementia (PWD) often leads to physical and mental exhaustion due to the emergence of challenging behaviors in PWD. Training for caregivers of PWD has been proven to increase knowledge and attitudes toward PWD.
Universitas Gadjah Mada collaborated with Narasi to bring three prospective presidential candidates to Mata Najwa on Stage, titled “Bacapres Talks Ideas,” on Tuesday (September 19) at Grha Sabha Pramana. Anies Baswedan, Ganjar Pranowo, and Prabowo Subianto took turns presenting their ideas, covering various current topics, and answering questions from the UGM academic community.
Gunungkidul, Yogyakarta, is known for having the largest local potential of cassava.
The Gelanggang Inovasi dan Kreativitas (GIK, or Innovation and Creativity Center) of Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) will host a free online course titled “Talent Development” for UGM students, non-UGM students, and the general public. There are 16 available courses, which mentors from various renowned industries in Indonesia will conduct.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared that rabies and anthrax are neglected diseases that claim many lives. According to data from the Indonesian Ministry of Health, there were 11 deaths due to rabies, with 95% resulting from dog bites.
No fewer than 150 geoinformation experts worldwide gathered at the 8th Geoinformation Science Symposium 2023, held at the Faculty of Geography, Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM).
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) organized the 5th International Conference on Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, and Biomedical Engineering (BioMIC 2023) as part of its annual scientific conference series from September 6 to 7, 2023.
Sailal Arimi from the Nagan Raya Regency Development Planning Agency has completed the Doctorate Program in Economics at the Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM). In his online defense on Wednesday, September 6, he defended his dissertation “Essays on Human Capital and Its Relation to Household Poverty in Rural Indonesia.” Arimi explained […].
Professor Murdijati Gardjito is an academic, author, and thinker in the field of food technology and gastronomy at Universitas Gadjah Mada. Her research on traditional Indonesian culinary foods has uncovered approximately 3,257 dishes, divided into 1,100 types of wet and dry snacks, 150 types of beverages, 208 main dishes, and 1,800 side dishes. The Documentation […].
On Tuesday (September 5), Dr. Bambang Suwignyo, a lecturer at the UGM Faculty of Animal Science, was inaugurated as a professor of animal nutrition and feed. During the professorship inauguration ceremony, Professor Bambang Suwignyo delivered a speech titled “The Benefits and Opportunities for Developing the Queen of the Forages (Tropical Alfalfa) in Indonesia.” Professor Suwignyo […].
A few weeks before the 2023 UGM Trail Run, Kagama Lari untuk Berbagi (KLUB), the event initiator, collaborated with ASN Runners to organize the Road to UGM Trail Run 2023 on Sunday (September 3). This 5 km fun run started and finished at Wisma Kagama Coffee & Eatery, with a route around the Universitas Gadjah […].
The UGM Faculty of Agricultural Technology strengthens international cooperation with Ehime University, Japan, in exploring food culture in Indonesia, especially in Yogyakarta. This activity involved 12 students from the Faculty of Agriculture, Ehime University, accompanied by two lecturers, Professor Takuya Sugahara and Associate Professor Kosuke Nishi.
To mark its 12th anniversary, the UGM Faculty of Agricultural Technology organized a national seminar titled “The Role of Agricultural Technology in Building Sustainable Agroindustry Towards Golden Indonesia” on Saturday, September 2. The event invited representatives from the Indonesian ministries and UGM’s academic community to discuss agricultural strategies facing contemporary challenges.
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) and Stop Tuberculosis Partnership Indonesia (STPI) have partnered on tuberculosis awareness campaigns through seminars, workshops, and communication efforts. The agreement was signed by Dr. Andreasta Meliala, representing Universitas Gadjah Mada, and Nabila Meidina Hapsari, from the Indonesia Strategic Tuberculosis Partnership Foundation.