Interview: Prof. Armida Alisjahbana tentang Agenda Pembangunan Berkelanjutan (SDGs)

English version via CEDS UNPAD. Pada tanggal 12 Februari 2016, Dewan Ekonomi dan Sosial Perserikatan Bangsa Bangsa (the United Nations Economic and Social Council/UN ECOSOC) mengumumkan anggota tim penasehat independen PBB untuk mendukung pelaksanaan Agenda Pembangunan Global (Sustainable Development Goals/SDGs). Salah satu anggotanya adalah Prof. Armida Alisjahbana, Guru Besar Fakultas Ekonomi dan Bisnis Universitas Padjadjaran yang juga merupakan mantan Direktur CEDS UNPAD. Yangki Suara, peneliti … Continue reading Interview: Prof. Armida Alisjahbana tentang Agenda Pembangunan Berkelanjutan (SDGs)

An Inverview with Prof. Armida Alisjahbana on Sustainable Development Goals

On February 12, 2016, The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Bureau announced the establishment of an Independent Team of Advisors to support Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Prof. Armida Alisjahbana, a professor from Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Padjadjaran and also a former director of CEDS UNPAD is appointed as one of its members. She previously served as Minister of National Development Planning / Head of … Continue reading An Inverview with Prof. Armida Alisjahbana on Sustainable Development Goals

CSD 2015 – Dr Bappah Habibu Yaya talks to Yangki Suara

Dr. Bappah Habibu Yaya is a fellow of the African Leadership Centre at King’s College, London. He holds a PhD from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria. His research focuses on development issues in West Africa. Yangki Suara is an MSc student at King’s College London on Emerging Economies and Inclusive Development. He received his BA in Economics from Faculty of Economics, Padjadjaran University. He … Continue reading CSD 2015 – Dr Bappah Habibu Yaya talks to Yangki Suara

CSD 2015 – Jawed Nader (British and Irish Agencies Afghanistan Group) talks to Yangki Suara

Jawed Nader is the Director of the British and Irish Agencies Afghanistan Group. He has worked as Programme Adviser and Director of the Afghanistan Land Authority in the Afghan Ministry of Agriculture (2009- 2011), and as Advocacy Manager with the Afghan Civil Society Forum (2002-2006). He has also worked as a consultant on Afghanistan for various agencies and institutions, including Heinrich Boll Stiftung, the University … Continue reading CSD 2015 – Jawed Nader (British and Irish Agencies Afghanistan Group) talks to Yangki Suara

Twenty Six

Twenty six, it means I have spent 15 years away from my parents. I first moved from home when I was 11 years old for my junior high school in Padang Panjang, and then Bekasi for my senior high school and finally Bandung for my undergraduate before I had the opportunity to travel to 16 countries around the world. Now, I’m living in London pursuing … Continue reading Twenty Six

My First Semester at King’s College London

“Whether it’s the best of times or the worst of times, it’s the only time we’ve got”. Art Buchwald Time flies so fast, and it’s hard to believe that my first semester is over. The first quarter of my second semester has started with a bunch of reading materials, and in an upcoming month I have to submit three formative essays. Last year, I created this slide as a … Continue reading My First Semester at King’s College London

Congratulations November Advisor of the Month — Yangki Suara!

Congratulations and Thank you to Yangki Suara! Yangki is a researcher at the Center for Economics and Development Studies, Padjadjaran University (CEDS UNPAD). His research interest include environmental economics, international development and poverty especially in emerging countries. The main reason why he works in research sector because it allows him to keep learning about different new things that are happening worldwide. Currently he is studying for … Continue reading Congratulations November Advisor of the Month — Yangki Suara!

Leonardo Garnier during Middle Class in Latin America Conference at University of Oxford

Mr. Leonardo Garnier (Former Costa Rica’s Minister of Planning and Economy Policy 1994-1998 and Former Minister of Education 2006-2014) “Gadgets (laptop/iPad) are the big thing, but there is no substitute for good teachers” #middleclass #education #LACoxford – with Shilva at St Anthony’s College View on Path Continue reading Leonardo Garnier during Middle Class in Latin America Conference at University of Oxford