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Indonesia

Indonesia Global Fellow

Indonesian Institute of Energy Economics, a non-governmental agency, is dedicated to sustainable development and resource management.

 


Indonesia Factbook

Global Fellows placement country

Location:
Southeastern Asia, archipelago between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean

Climate:
Tropical; hot, humid; more moderate in highlands

Terrain:
mostly coastal lowlands; larger islands have interior mountains. Archipelago of 17,508 islands, some 6,000 of which are inhabited (Indonesia is the world's largest country comprised solely of islands); straddles equator; strategic location astride or along major sea lanes from Indian Ocean to Pacific Ocean

Global Fellows placement country

Population:
255,993,674 (July 2015)

Ethnic Groups:
Javanese 40.1%, Sundanese 15.5%, Malay 3.7%, Batak 3.6%, Madurese 3%, Betawi 2.9%, Minangkabau 2.7%, Buginese 2.7%, Bantenese 2%, Banjarese 1.7%, Balinese 1.7%, Acehnese 1.4%, Dayak 1.4%, Sasak 1.3%, Chinese 1.2%, other 15%

Languages:
Bahasa Indonesia (official, modified form of Malay), English, Dutch, local dialects (of which the most widely spoken is Javanese). Note: more than 700 languages are used in Indonesia

Information from the CIA's World Factbook

 


Placement

 

The study of energy economics to support national policies and the utilization of energy resources.

2017 Photos: Flickr Album 
Placement Details 2018
Student Blogs 2017
Read Student Blogs from Indonesia

Students talk about their experiences as Global Fellows and what they took away from their placements.

2017 Photos: Flickr Album 
2017 Blog Posts
2018 Placement Details
Student Photos from Indonesia