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Project information

Livelihood skills for families victim of disaster

This project will empower 50 mothers by giving them life skills and capital assistance, and 50 children of earthquake victims in Bantul Yogyakarta will get free education program

6 months

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  • Need


    Women and children affected of Earthquake in Java have a great need for training and education to support their families. We provides sewing machines, English language teachers, lesson books, medicine and medical check-ups, and additional nutrition. The program will be implemented over the course of 6 months and will benefit 100 mothers and children


    1) Medical check-ups for mothers and children 2) giving additional nutrition 3) learning to sew 4) training to make cakes 5) training for bookkeepers and marketing products for mothers, 6) Extracurricular lesson for children such Free English language dan computer course for children and etc

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Helping mothers to start family business again by providing rolling stock or create a new venture


    » Skills training for mothers like to learn to make batik shirt, learn to make traditional cakes, learn to make traditional meals

    What success will look like

    The work of mothers as traditional batik clothes and blangkon be exhibited in public and be traded

    Aim 2

    Helping children back to school


    » Providing extracurricular lessons

    What success will look like

    More than 50 child victims of natural disasters may return to school

  • Impact


    more than 100 women widowed victims of natural disasters will be able to live independently after the program


    * Unexpected natural disasters.
    * Budget projects that may not comply with the proposed project budget


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  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £18,600

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      Amount Heading Description
      £9,000 Trainings Provide 15 livelihood skills training
      £3,000 Revolving Funds Provide 5 revolving funds for skills mothers
      £6,600 Extracurricular Lessons Provide free educational program
  • Background


    Jogjakarta, Indonesia


    Beneficiaries are housewives and families victim of natural disaster in Jogjakarta and drop out students and the young people who cannot back to school after disaster

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We have long experiences with relief program for families who victim of natural disaster. We have work in Banda Aceh aftar Tsunami 2004, Jogjakarta 2006 and Padang 2010

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    Andi Asriadi

    Andi Asriadi as team leader of the project, has been working on since 2003 until the present and has helped families victim of disaster

    Irwan Madjid

    As a program staff, working since 2005 until now and has helped many projects in the field

Children were learning extracurricular lessons

Children were learning extracurricular lessons


Can provide books of livelihood skills

Helping poor families to learn business skills so they can live independently and are not dependent on others