Indonesia Nederland Youth Society

 

 

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See for all information and topics of Indonesia Nederland Youth Society the websitwww.inys.org

 

The Indonesia Nederland Youth Society (INYS) is a youth-led organization which aims to better connect young Dutch and Indonesians to each other and to Indonesia-related opportunities. The INYS shares the same vision as the ‘Indonesia Nederland Society’ and is supported by the Indonesian Embassy in The Hague and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Its primary goal is to focus on how to improve the relationship between Indonesia and the Netherlands. INYS aims to better connect young Dutch and Indonesians to each other and to Indonesia-related opportunities. It creates a platform where students and alumni of Dutch universities can mingle with Indonesian scholars and corporations that focus on Indonesia. By assisting young Dutch and Indonesian students to develop their network and getting them in touch with the professionals in their fields, INYS creates a society that will seriously benefit the relationship between the two nations.

The Indonesia Nederland Youth Society many different levels and assist young Dutch and Indonesians in their development and in their future. The youth is the future; The young Dutch and Indonesians of today are the ones who have to keep our relationship running in the future, which is why we have established the Indonesia Nederland Youth Society. After all: “The young Dutch and Indonesians of today, are the leaders of tomorrow”.

The mission of the Indonesia Nederland Youth Society (INYS) is to enhance mutual understanding in the areas of culture, history, science, economics, politics, etc.

To strengthen the bilateral relationship between the two nations in all areas, with a focus on youth and equality, the INYS will:

+  Provide a platform for young Dutch and Indonesian students were they can share ideas and experiences on the Dutch-Indonesia relationship.

+  Assist young Dutch and Indonesian students to develop networks with each other and with professionals in their fields who are working on or in Indonesia.

+  Assist young students and alumni of Dutch universities to access internship and work opportunities in or on Indonesia.

+  Connect young Dutch and Indonesians to each other, and to opportunities to develop careers in or on Indonesia.

+  Inspire businesses, governments and other organizations to facilitate youth engagement with Indonesia and The Netherlands.

+  Inform young people about the avenues for engaging with Indonesia and The Netherlands.

 

INYS Board & Advisors

INYS-Nederland Executive Board

  • Andhika Rutten(Chairman)
  • Reza Pamudji(Vice-Chairman)
  • Melissa Santosa(Secretary)
  • Sarah-Ellen Saija(Treasurer)
  • Babette Bodlaender(Public Relations Officer)
  • Lavin Abedy(Digital Media Developer)

 

INYS-Nederland Honorary Council of Senior Advisors

  • Wim van Eekelen (Founder of the Indonesia Nederland Society (INS) and chair of the INS board of trustees)
  • Ina Tjandrakesuma (Senior Lecturer of Trade Management Asia at Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences)
  • Jesse Kuijper (Chair of the Indonesia Nederland Society)
  • dr. David Henley (Professor of Contemporary Indonesia Studies at Leiden University)
  • dr. Gert Oostindie (Director of the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KITLV))
  • Ebed Litaay (President Indonesian Diaspora Network-Global)

 

INYS-Indonesia Honorary Council of Senior Advisors

  • Aston Gaod (Chairman of De Nederlandse Club)
  • Achmad Sunjayadi (Head of Dutch Studies at the University of Indonesia)
  • Kees Groeneboer (Director Erasmus Taalcentrum)
  • Mervin Bakker (Director of NUFFIC Neso Indonesia)
  • Roger Tol (Director of the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KITLV) in Jakarta)