ChildFund has been in Indonesia since 1958, with MoU in 1973 with Ministry of Social Affairs. ChildFund International is currently working with 16 partners at grass root level throughout 8 provinces, by providing technical assistance and financial support to ensure the improvement of conditions, not just on child-by-child basis but all children within the family, community and state. In total, to date ChildFund in Indonesia with partners are working in 177 villages, across 31 districts of 8 provinces in Indonesia, (South Sumatera, Lampung, Banten, West Java, Jakarta, Central Java, Yogyakarta, and East Nusa Tenggara) approximately 27% of Indonesia’s provinces ChildFund International project beneficiaries totaling to approximately 713,000 direct and indirect individuals.
We tailor our interventions to the very different developmental tasks and needs of children as they progress from infancy through young adulthood. We pursue systems change that improves conditions not just child-by-child but for all children within a community and nationally. Pursuant to our objectives, we are engaging with communities, local and national Government and ministries in the sector of Child Protection, Education, Health, Emergency Response, Disaster Risk Reduction, Food Security, Economic Development, Gender Mainstreaming, ChildFund International directly assists and provides programmatic benefits to children and families across its working areas.
ChildFund International works in partnership with community based organizations throughout Indonesia to suppport children and youth who are Deprived, Excluded and Vulnerable (DEV) so that they can improve their lives and become young adults, parents and leaders who will bring lasting and positive change in their communities.