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LMTV 03 INDONESIA Semarang City, Central Java, Indonesia SOCI 01/09/2020 31/12/2020

LMTV 03 Women’s Rights & Gender Equality – KJHAM

Every month


Min. Duration 2 months

Age: 18+


PROJECT: Supporting LRC-KJHAM in promoting human rights, especially women rights & gender equality through different methods, depends on volunteers’ skills and interest.

BACKGROUND: Legal Resources Centre in Gender Equality and Human Rights (LRC-KJHAM) is an NGO working on promotion of human rights and gender equality in Semarang, Central Java. It founded in 1999 and currently working on strengthening access and control of Marginal Women in Central Java for Law and Human Rights Resource; Feminism Participatory Action Research (FPAR); Women’s Right Impact Assessment (WRIA); and legal support for domestic violence and mentoring victim group.

AIMS:  To support LRC-KJHAM to  advocate and become resource center for gender equality and human right to develop Human Right Strategy to get more access and control for marginal women.

WORK: Volunteers are expected to have strong self-initiative and self-motivation to decide their own set of activities fit to their skills, interest, and experience. The staff LRC-KJHAM will supervise and volunteer decides in which division they can fit in.Some possible activities:

1.    Support information technology (IT) division,

2.    Collect news on human rights related topic from newspaper,

3.    Support with the documentation

4.    Support with the public relation

5.    Work together with other LRC-KJHAM staff for FPAR in some regencies and rural areas. Volunteers might need to experience live-in in the community for some days;

6.    Share and support on Woman Rights Impact Assessment WRIA

7.    Support and join training and seminar held by LRC-KJHAM.

*Note: 25 to 40 hours/week. Sometimes the volunteers are needed to support LRC-KJHAM and/or GREAT to do other voluntary actions during the weekends.

ACCOMODATION & MEAL ARRANGEMENT: Volunteer will stay in boarding house

STUDY THEME: Human Rights especially Women Rights & Gender issue in Indonesia.

REQUIREMENT: Strong Motivation.  Online interview will take place during the application process.

LOCATION & LEISURE:  Semarang City, Central Java, Indonesia. Easy access to city center and enjoy Semarang with many heritages around. https://goo.gl/maps/y5vNnFYTW9S2 

MEETING POINT: GREAT Office at Jalan Manggasari No 58B, Tegalrejo, Salatiga on volunteer’s arrival date, at 12.00 (midday), Contact GREAT Staff at incoming.lmtv@greatindonesia.org 

LANGUAGE: Little English. More of basic Bahasa Indonesia. Volunteers must learn Indonesian Language prior his departure and learn legal-related terms for human rights, women rights and domestic violence (both in Indonesian and English). There will be sessions of Learning Indonesian Language in the On Arrival Training as starter only.


IDR 4.000.000 for first month for volunteers from country with GDP > 10.000  &

IDR 3.700.000 per month for the next months.

IDR 3.200.000 for first month for volunteers from country with GDP < 10.000 &

IDR 2.800.000 per month for the next months.

NEAREST TERMINAL: Ahmad Yani International Airport Semarang, IATA Code SRG

REMARKS: Please prepare yourself with self- learning Bahasa Indonesia before departure.; it is one of the easiest languages in the world. Only one staff of LRC – KJHAM speaks English well and view of them understands English. All of target group, the women assisted by LRC-KJHAM do not speak English.