Our rigorous research and meticulous data gathering has set the standard for shaping evidence-based policies and interventions in SRHR. “Rutgers Netherlands, also, applied lessons from Indonesia to enhance quality, effectiveness, and scalability, with a specific focus on innovating in sexuality education and combating gender-based violence,” added Marieke.
Our partnership has not only been about pursuing shared objectives. It has also been about nurturing strong relationships in Indonesian civil society and with different levels of government bodies. “By engaging with them closely, we have gained invaluable insights into their unique needs, enabling us to tailor our programmes to effectively address their specific requirements. We will continue this approach to drive meaningful change in our country,” emphasised Ely.