Youth Empowerment on Radio Talkshow


On Tuesday July 26th 2016, IBL Collaboration with Citi Indonesia talked about Youth Empowerment in Indonesia at radio Smart FM 95.9. The speakers are Elvera Makki as Head of Country Corporate Affairs of Citi Indonesia, Mohamad Fahmi as the Executive Director of IBL, and also Mr Maliki as Director of Labor and Employment Creation The Ministry of National Development Planning Agency (Bappenas). As the Moderator talkshow is Yanti Triwadiantini, Sustainability Adviser Indonesia Business Links.These talkshows discussed about the importance of youth empowerment program in Indonesia regarding the fact that one third of our population consists of young people.

In this special occasion, Citi explained about their commitment in supporting youth empowerment in Indonesia by running Skilled Youth pogram. Citi Foundation, together with IBL, shows their concern on youth empowerment in Cikarang, Karawang, and other areas through Citi Peka ( Peduli dan Berkarya). This program is one of Citi and IBL strategic solutions to answer the challenge of high unemployment rate in Indonesia. Furthermore, Maliki also expressed about the challenge of youth employment and programs Employment Network Youth, with a focus on five pillars: Workforce Policy Youth, expertise to be able to work, apprenticeship, Entrepreneurship, and Knowledge Sharing. For information on your trail can visit the web