SMERU frequently hosts seminars, workshops and other events designed to share knowledge, gain input into current research projects, and facilitate capacity-building within the research community.

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Previous Events

National Seminar: The Dynamics and Strategies of Poverty Reduction in East Java during and after the COVID-19 Pandemic
Tri Rismaharini (Menteri Sosial Republik Indonesia), Widjajanti Isdijoso (Direktur SMERU Research Institute), Muh. Syarif (Rektor Universitas Trunojoyo Madura), Achmad Amzeri (Sekretaris LPPM Universitas Trunojoyo Madura), Khoirul Rosyadi (Dosen Universitas Trunojoyo Madura)
Wednesday, August 25, 2021, 09:00-16:05 (GMT+7)
Zoom Meeting
Socio-Economic Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Post-Disaster Areas
Zulkieflimasnyah, Shopie Kemkhadze, Fernando Carrera, Asep Suryahadi, Ratnawati Muyanto, Rima Prama Artha, Amry Rakhman, Faisal Mang
Thursday, February 25, 2021, 13:30-15:30 (GMT+7)
Zoom Webinar
SMERU's 20 Years Anniversary: Book Launch and Talk Show on the Role of Independent Think Tanks in Evidence-Based Policymaking
Prof. Bambang P.S. Brodjonegoro, Ph.D, Allaster Cox, Widjajanti Isdijoso, Sudarno Sumarto, Junaedi Bakri, S.Sos., MH, Sihol Aritonang SE, MBA, Prof. Dr. Tri Nuke Pudjiastuti, MA, Ahmad Rifai, MA, MSc.
Thursday, January 28, 2021, 09:00-12:00 (GMT+7)
Zoom Webinar
Analyzing the Teacher Recruitment and Development Systems: Challenges and Strategies for Achieving Quality Education
Shintia Revina (SMERU Researcher), Drs. Melfi Abra, M.Si. (Head of Education Agency, Kota Bukittinggi), Prof. Dr. Nunuk Suryani, M.Pd. (Secretary to Director General for Teachers and Education Personnel, Ministry of Education and Culture)
Wednesday, October 21, 2020, 09.00 - 11.30 (GMT+7)
Zoom Webinar
Beyond Stunting: Challenges to Improve Food Security and Nutrition in Indonesia
Christa Räder (WFP Indonesia Country Director), Iván Cossio Cortez (IFAD Indonesia Country Director), Dr. Bambang Widianto (Executive Secretary, TNP2K), Sirojuddin Arif (SMERU Researcher), Elan Satriawan, Ph.D. (Chief of Policy Working Group, TNP2K), Dr. Rr. Dhian Proboyekti Dipo, SKM, MA (Director of Public Nutrition, Ministry of Health), John McCarthy, Ph.D. (Associate Professor, Crawford School, Australian National University)
Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 09.00 - 12.00 (GMT+7)
Zoom Webinar