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International NGO Forum on Indonesian Development (INFID)

JAKARTA, Indonesia
Joined March 2021

Vision Realize democracy, equality, social justice and peace, and assured and fulfillment of human rights at the national level (Indonesia) and at the global level.



Presence in: Indonesia
Focus: Health, Peace-building & Transitional Justice, Policy Advocacy & Governance, Women's Rights

 

International NGO Forum on Indonesian Development (INFID) is a non-governmental organization founded in 1985 under the name INGI (Inter-NGO Conference o­n IGGI Matters). INFID was established at the initiative of several prominent figures such as Gus Dur, Asmara Nababan, Gaffar Rahman, Adnan Buyung Nasution, Dawam Rahardjo, Fauzi Abdullah, Wukirsari, Kartjono, and Zoemrotin KS, as well as civil society organizations in Indonesia and their partners in the Netherlands, and many others, for conducting policy advocacy efforts at the international and national level on development issues and democratization in Indonesia.

In 2004, INFID gained consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations. INFID currently focuses on three areas: Reducing Inequality, Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and Human Rights and Democracy. Together with 88 members dispersed across Indonesia, INFID initiates policy studies, monitoring and advocacy.

Vision

Realize democracy, equality, social justice and peace, and assured and fulfillment of human rights at the national level (Indonesia) and at the global level.

Mission

  • Raising public awareness about the values of Human Rights, democracy, equality, social justice and peace through public education.
  • Conducts research and policy studies.
  • Policy dialogue to encourage the creation of policies in favor and guarantee human rights for all people, especially the poor and marginalized based on the values of democracy, equality, social justice and peace.
  • Cooperate and do networking to build social solidarity at national and international levels.

People Associated With This Organization

Sugeng Bahagijo

Indonesia  
International NGO Forum on Indonesian...
Joined March 2021
Interests: Health, Policy Advocacy & Governance, Women's Rights
Sugeng is known as an expert in public policy, democracy and economic issues who has worked for more than 20 years in national and international NGOs. Sugeng has also written several books and articles (journals, print media) with the above themes and has been a resource for various universities and institutions, both at national and international levels. Sugeng has received education and training at home and abroad such as in Yogyakarta (UGM), Washington DC (SIT), England (University of Sussex) and Belgium. Sugeng Bahagijo was listed as a Member of the National Vocational Training Committee (KPVN); a member of the National Wage Council (Depenas); Open Government Indonesia Steering Committee; Director of the School of Democracy (KID) 2010-2011; Deputy Director of the Prakarsa 2005-2009; Policy Advisor for Poverty Reduction Strategy at the Coordinating Ministry for People's Welfare 2005; Bappenas-Experts on Poverty Reduction Strategy 2004; GIZ International Institution Consultants, Oxfam, NDI-World Bank, NIMD; Human Rights Watch-HRW New York as an Intern Researcher, HRW 1996 - 1997.
Sugeng Bahagijo is the network champion (main point of contact) for International NGO Forum on Indonesian Development (INFID).

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