Pertemuan Regional “Jadi dan Menjadi Masyarakat Adat”

Pada tanggal 8-13 Maret 2021, RMI dan Lakoat.Kujawas dari Indonesia, beserta AFA (Asian Farmers Association for Sustainable Rural Development) dan PAKISAMA (Pambasang Kilusan ng mga Samahang Magsasaka) dari Filipina melakukan Pertemuan Regional secara online yang menjadi bagian dari inisiatif “Jadi dan Menjadi Masyarakat Adat” (Being and Becoming Indigenous atau BBI). Lebih dari 45 orang peserta, Selengkapnya tentangPertemuan Regional “Jadi dan Menjadi Masyarakat Adat”[…]

Cross-Group Learning in Leadership Training

On Saturday and Sunday (28-29 November 2020), RMI held a leadership training in the Kasepuhan Pasir Eurih Indigenous People area, Sindanglaya Village, Sobang District, Lebak Regency, Banten Province. A total of 27 participants, consisting of 11 young women and 16 young men, learned together and linked it to a program that is being carried out in Selengkapnya tentangCross-Group Learning in Leadership Training[…]

Changes in the Perception of Life of the Youth Generation of Kasepuhan Cibedug

The sun had just risen when a 14 years old young man stepped out of the house wearing a long sleeve shirt, trousers, and a cap that made him look the same as a child of his age. This assumption changed momentarily. He carried a hoe and kaneron (a bag made of sacks). “Arek ka sawah.” Going to the Selengkapnya tentangChanges in the Perception of Life of the Youth Generation of Kasepuhan Cibedug[…]

Indigenous Peoples Community of Cibarani and Their Potentials

Kasepuhan Cibarani Indigenous Peoples are indigenous peoples who live in the administrative area of ​​Cibarani Village, Cirinten District, Lebak, Banten. According to the current village head and customary head, Dulhani, the first pupuhu or ancestor of Kasepuhan was Ama Haji Dul Patah. They had lived in their wewengkon (customary territory) long before the Dutch colonial era. The customary territory of Kasepuhan Selengkapnya tentangIndigenous Peoples Community of Cibarani and Their Potentials[…]

Masyarakat Adat Kasepuhan Cibarani dan Potensinya

Masyarakat Adat Kasepuhan Cibarani adalah masyarakat adat yang tinggal di wilayah administrasi Desa Cibarani, Kecamatan Cirinten, Lebak, Banten.  Menurut Kepala Desa sekaligus Kepala Adat saat ini, Dulhani, pupuhu atau leluhur Kasepuhan yang pertama adalah Ama Haji Dul Patah. Mereka sudah tinggal di wewengkon (wilayah adat)-nya jauh sebelum zaman kolonial Belanda. Wilayah Adat Kasepuhan Cibarani meliputi Selengkapnya tentangMasyarakat Adat Kasepuhan Cibarani dan Potensinya[…]

Learning to Manage the Environment from Indigenous Peoples

Indigenous people have their own local wisdom in protecting the environment and managing their natural resources. BRWA (2009) states that forests located in indigenous peoples’ territories are of good quality. Seeing this, the local wisdom should be an example for wider community, especially young people in protecting the environment. On July 25, 2020, Relawan4Life, a youth movement Selengkapnya tentangLearning to Manage the Environment from Indigenous Peoples[…]

Being and Becoming Indigenous: Voice of Indigenous Youth

“How do you perceive your identity as being indigenous in present days, when modernization, especially information technology and digitalisation have further changed the way we interact with our surroundings, and have further influenced the way we see things, including to contribute to the stigma attached to indigenous communities and those depending on natural resources?” “Do Selengkapnya tentangBeing and Becoming Indigenous: Voice of Indigenous Youth[…]

Local Varieties of Rice, A Very Valuable Source of Biodiversity

Maybe some of us know that there used to be a national superior rice named IR 64. IR 64 is one of the many names of rice that was launched in 1986 by President Soeharto. IR rice, government rice, superior rice are other names for IR 64. Apart from that, there is also rice which is Selengkapnya tentangLocal Varieties of Rice, A Very Valuable Source of Biodiversity[…]

Menuju Ekonomi Mandiri, Kasepuhan Pasir Eurih Tentukan Produk Unggulan

Menggali potensi lokal menuju kemandirian desa saat ini tengah digalakkan oleh masyarakat adat Kasepuhan Pasir Eurih. Para pemuda, perempuan, dan tokoh masyarakat berkumpul pada hari Rabu, 20 Maret 2019 di Desa Sindanglaya, Kabupaten Lebak, Banten. Masyarakat berdiskusi untuk memusyawarahkan produk unggulan yang bernilai ekonomi, yang bisa menjadi kendaraan mereka dalam mencapai kemandirian ekonomi. Dari 8 Selengkapnya tentangMenuju Ekonomi Mandiri, Kasepuhan Pasir Eurih Tentukan Produk Unggulan[…]

Memperkuat Keberadaan Masyarakat Adat Lewat Pendidikan Layanan Khusus

Jakarta, RMI – Sebanyak 67 undangan dari berbagai pihak menghadiri kegiatan dan terlibat aktif dalam proses penyusunan rekomendasi dan rencana implementasi Program Pendidikan Layanan Khusus bagi Masyarakat Adat. Kegiatan ini diselenggarakan selama dua hari di Hotel Grandhika Iskandarsyah, Jakarta Senin-Selasa (3-4/12/2018). “Kegiatan ini bertujuan untuk menyiapkan dan mengembangkan panduan implementasi pendidikan layanan khusus bagi Masyarakat Adat,” Selengkapnya tentangMemperkuat Keberadaan Masyarakat Adat Lewat Pendidikan Layanan Khusus[…]