Video and audio stories

The ILO Country Office for Indonesia (CO-Jakarta) produces a range of video products, including news stories, interviews, and other promotional films. Click on the relevant link to view each story. Inquiries about usage or reproduction of materials should be sent by email.

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2012

  1. Greening jobs in Indonesia - One volcano at a Time

    12 September 2012

    Shot and produced by the International Labour Organization's Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, this short video shows how workers, employers, entrepreneurs and the environment can all benefit from the move toward green jobs in Indonesia's tourism sector. The Green Jobs in Asia project, supported by the Australian Government - ILO Partnership Agreement (2010-2015), has been working with two government ministries in Indonesia, training more than 250 tour guides and homestay operators on innovative ways to improve eco-tourism for the benefit of all.

  2. Dear Parents

    28 June 2012

    "Dear Parents" has many stories inside. "Hopefully you can see the stories as it is not easy to be us. Have to work this way, earning money and supporting our parents and siblings, while we are trying to stay happy. I hope you understand..."

  3. Terlalu lelah (Too tired)

    28 June 2012

    Manipulating the age or borrowing another person's diploma is a not secret for Erna or other friends who work in garment factories. Not to have time to play, to go to school or to be a child are also parts of the risks when working from an early age. The decision to work is only to support the family. Just to make them happy.

  4. Yabo (scavenge)

    28 June 2012

    Most of the boys in Antang go scavenging every day at the Antang Landfill. For them, yabo is a quite fun activity. Besides making money, they also have room to play with friends. Sometimes, they miss the class and choose to scavenge. It is not because they do not like going to school, but because there is something at school that prevent them from going...

  5. Assala assikola (School is important)

    28 June 2012

    Assala Assikola is a story from Fitri, Andini, Indah and other ex-child scavengers at Antang Landfill, Makassar. When they grew up, the parents prohibited them from working as scavengers. They were only allowed to go to school. However, if they could not continue their education, their parents would arrange a marriage as a cultural tradition in the area that young girls should get married young.

  6. (S)urip living in the street

    28 June 2012

    "(S)urip di Jalanan" is about Urip, 14, a freelancer in the streets of Jakarta. As a freelancer, he does everything: parking, begging, attaching stickers or pamphlets. He has also worked as a dancing monkey, and bajilo (mobile thief) that he quit a few years ago. "I did not dare to be a bajilo, many friends got accident and died as bajilo. If I die, then who's going to take care of my mom?," said Urip.

  7. Dreams of child domestic workers

    28 June 2012

    Imah, (17) Tika (15), Pitri (16) and Lia (16) are domestic child workers in Kranji, Bekasi. They dropped out of school at an early age. This is not an easy job for them at their age. Complaining to the parents is not an option. Friends have always been important to share their experiences with. Through the film they want to share their hidden dreams and desires.

  8. Timor-Leste: Career and Employment Guidance Centre (CEOP)

    04 April 2012

    Career and Employment Guidance Centre (CEOP) was established under the Secretariat of State for Vocational Training and Employment Self Employment Promotion (SEFOPE) in Timor-Leste to provide training opportunities and employment support services for Timorese Women and Men. CEOP plays an important role in linking job and training seekers to the services and opportunities available. The ILO Youth Employment Promotion Programme (YEP) funded by the AusAID, is supporting SEFOPE by providing capacity building to CEOP

  9. Timor-Leste: Auto Emprego (Self Employment)

    04 April 2012

    The Secretariat of State for Vocational Training and Employment Self Employment Promotion (SEFOPE) of Timor-Leste, with support from the ILO Youth Employment Promotion Programme funded by the AusAID, is promoting the "Self Employment Programme" which established the links between MFIs clients and relevant training courses, in order to facilitate business start-up, increase the business competitiveness and Create basic conditions for business consolidation and development for the Timorese

2011

  1. Indonesia: The Next Generation of Papua

    01 November 2011

    The documentary depicts the journey of three young Papuans to obtain decent jobs through education and skills training programmes conducted by the ILO in Jayapura, Papua. The documentary documents the recruitment of out of school youth, training and skills development process and the employment situation after receiving the training. It also provides an understanding of the challenges and opportunities faced by the young Papuans to have better access to skills trainings and jobs opportunities.

  2. Timor-Leste: Visit of Australian Senator Hon. Jacinta Collins to Timor-Leste

    31 October 2011

    This short movie is a documentation of the visit of Australian Senator Hon. Jacinta Collins to Timor-Leste. It highlights the trip of the Senator to the district of Liquiça to observe at first hand some self-employment initiatives of the Youth Employment Promotion Programme. The movie notes the success of the Programme and how it is achieving positive outcomes in Timor-Leste. In addition, the movie stresses how the YEP Programme demonstrates the practical and real difference the Australian Government is making through the Australia-ILO Partnership Agreement.

  3. Indonesia: Opening remarks by Director of ILO Country Office for Indonesia and Timor-Leste (CO-Jakarta)

    04 October 2011

    On Tuesday, 4 October 2011, Peter van Rooij, Director CO-Jakarta spoke via video message to the participants of the Technical Seminar on the Impact and Lessons Learnt on School to Work Transition (The Closing Seminar of ILO-EAST Project) at Crown Plaza, Jakarta, Indonesia (only available in Bahasa Indonesia).

  4. Indonesia: Pelajaran dari Proyek ILO-EAST

    04 October 2011

    Video ini menampilkan dampak dan pengalaman mengenai transisi dari sekolah ke dunia kerja, yang menjadi bagian dari seminar penutupan proyek ILO mengenai Pendidikan dan Pelatihan Keterampilan untuk Ketenagakerjaan Muda (ILO-EAST) yang diselenggarakan di Jakarta. Didanai Pemerintah Belanda, proyek ILO-EAST ini berjalan sejak tahun 2008.

  5. Indonesia: Education and Skills Training for Youth Employment

    01 October 2011

    The short film shows a variety of the activities related to the ILO under its Education and Skills Training for Youth Employment (EAST) activities in school in South Sulawesi, Nusa Tenggara Timur and Papua. The film captures the positive impact, in particular in terms of skills improvement and attitude change, in the following school programmes: participatory teaching programme, life skills activities, job and education counseling, and KAB entrepreneurship education programme.

  6. Indonesia: Young Entrepreneurs

    20 August 2011

    The video highlights Start and Improve Your Business training programmes conducted under the ILO-EAST Project in Makassar, Kupang and Papua. The video captures the journey of young entrepreneurs in the three areas covered by the Project.

  7. Timor-Leste: Deolinda's story

    01 August 2011

    The ILO and the Government of Timor-Leste, supported by the Australian Government - ILO Partnership Agreement, is helping young Timorese find decent, productive work. See how the Youth Employment Promotion Programme (YEP) helped one young woman, Deolinda, start her own business.

  8. H.E. Mr. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, President of the Republic of Indonesia, Addresses 100th International Labour Conference

    14 June 2011

    The President of Indonesia, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, has called for a global coalition to tackle youth employment in an address to a special session of the 100th International Labour Conference (ILC) in Geneva. The President called on delegates to work together to prevent increasing unemployment among young people, saying this would be critical to creating a new era of social justice.

  9. SCORE - Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises in Indonesia (Part 2/2)

    10 January 2011

    Does increasing enterprise competitiveness come at the expense of better working conditions? The ILO's SCORE project in Indonesia demonstrates that the opposite is true: Enterprises trained by the project have become more productive and quality-oriented as working conditions have improved. For more information visit www.ilo.org/score.

  10. SCORE - Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises in Indonesia (Part 1/2)

    10 January 2011

    Does increasing enterprise competitiveness come at the expense of better working conditions? The ILO's SCORE project in Indonesia demonstrates that the opposite is true: Enterprises trained by the project have become more productive and quality-oriented as working conditions have improved. For more information visit www.ilo.org/score.

2010

  1. Indonesia: The hidden diamond from the Baliem Valley

    10 November 2010

    The documentary portrays the success of the women of Wamena in Papua who actively contribute to their communities' economic livelihoods. It also shares the lessons learn on how the capacity building activities introduced by the programme strengthened entrepreneurship skills among partner community members, particularly women, to manage their enterprises effectively and generate greater and self employment opportunities.