The ‘Agent of Change’ program started on the 23rd of August with a community gathering of 20 mothers and is taking shape as training program focusing on the development of social and emotional intelligence of kids and letting go of digital addictions or distractions. The Werkgroep ’72 responded to a request by Kampung Kids and with [...]
New! Werkgroep ’72 has added a new product to her product range: an (English) cookbook with 35 authentic Indonesian recipes. The cookbook was made by volunteers and the proceeds will be fully used for the projects of Werkgroep ’72.
ABAT provides information on, among other things, HIV and AIDS at various schools in Jakarta, where a select group of students is trained as a "peer educator" so that they can inform peers. Working group '72 finances this project. Last week, the first students received their certificate during a specially organized return day for students [...]
On August 9, volunteers Leneke and Nunung received a Award on behalf of Werkgroep '72. The Award was issued on behalf of the Governor of Jakarta (then Ahok) to thank for the 30th anniversary of Werkgroep '72 at Yayasan Sayap Ibu. Werkgroep '72 is highly honored with this Award.
Afgelopen maandag hebben we tijdens de ledenvergadering afscheid genomen van een aantal vrijwilligers, waaronder onze voorzitter Maria. Elk jaar vertrekken er weer vrijwilligers richting Nederland of andere oorden. Bedankt iedereen voor jullie bijdrage aan Werkgroep '72! We hebben de laatste ledenvergadering voor de zomerstop afgesloten met een heerlijke zelfgemaakte lunch! Ook waren er allerlei oude [...]
This beautiful film about Sinar Pelangi was made by Sasja van Veghel and shown during the Oranjebal 2017. Half of the total return of 280,000,000 IDR will benefit this project through Werkgroep '72.t.
Last Thursday, trainee Safi presented his internship at Royal HaskoningDHV. In addition, he told about his life in Jakarta. Safi tells enthusiastically and confidently. What a world of difference with the start of his internship. Motivated, he was, but still no idea what to expect. His employer is very satisfied with his working attitude [...]
Last week, Lentera Anak Pelangi (LAP) held a presentation about their activities during the Werkgroep '72 members meeting. LAP provides and supports children with HIV-AIDS in the Jakarta region. By 2016, LAP had 93 infected children under her custody, and 102 children with infected parents. Lap has 5 main activities: Home visits and nutritional [...]