SEAMEO Centres Indonesia in Inter Centre Collaboration Meeting


Inter Center Collaboration Meeting (ICCM) is a meeting to discuss programmes of SEAMEO Centres in Indonesia. The meeting was held on 17-18 April 2017 at the Grand Pasundan Hotel Bandung, attended by the Board of Directors and staff of six SEAMEO Centres (BIOTROP, RECFON, SEAMOLEC, SEAQIM, SEAQIL, and SEAQIS), the representatives of the Bureau of Planning and International Cooperation of the Ministry of Education and Culture, the representatives of Education Youth and Sports Office of Aceh Jaya Regency, as well as the staff members of SEAMEO QITEP in Science.

Among many programmes the six Centres have, this meeting focused on SEAMEO Mangrove Education and Conservation Project, SEAMEO STAR Village, and SEA Digital Class. The SEAMEO Mangrove Education and Conservation Project and SEAMEO STAR Village were led by BIOTROP while SEA Digital Class was led by SEAMOLEC.

The agenda of the meeting also involved collaboration with other institutions, such as Forum Masyarakat Sinabung (FORMASI) and Education Youth and Sports Office of Aceh Jaya Regency. The collaboration emphasised on improvement on school quality, laboratory, library, competency of teachers and education personnel, and competency of education of early childhood. The trainings were expected to be able to cover 21 century skills.

Written by: Amallia Yuliana