Wednesday, 15 Safar 1443 / 22 September 2021

Wednesday, 15 Safar 1443 / 22 September 2021

INDEX BERITA

Indonesia watches alarming rising trend of child obesity

Wednesday, 07 Aug 2019 03:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BADUNG -- The Indonesian Association of Food and Nutrition Experts (Pergizi Pangan Indonesia) has drawn attention to a disturbing rising trend of overnutrition-triggered obesity in Indonesia."Obesity in Indonesia...

'Cell phone usage among children needs to be controlled'

Thursday, 15 Sep 2016 19:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MAGELANG -- Minister of Female Empowerment and Child Protection Yohana Yembise has urged parents and teachers to control the use of cell phones among children, as the device...

President calls for protection of children

Saturday, 30 Jul 2016 17:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUPANG -- President Joko Widodo has called for the protection of children from the negative effects of technology and consumerism."Children must be protected from the negative impact of...

Doctor: Beware of obesity in children

Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 15:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR -- Dr Niken Churniadita, a nutritionist of Indonesian Red Cross (PMI) Hospital in Bogor, West Java, has warned parents to beware of obesity in children by paying...

Minister: Govt to realize children's voices

Sunday, 24 Jul 2016 11:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- Women's Empowerment and Child Protection Minister Yohana Yambise has said her ministry will realize the Voices of Indonesian Children, a list of appeals made by the...

Bomb in the chicken coop kills student

Thursday, 14 Jul 2016 19:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDA ACEH -- A student junior high school (SMP) in Pidie Jaya, Aceh province, was killed by a bomb blast.Spokesman of Aceh Police Commissioner Goenawan in Banda Aceh...

UNICEF warns of inequality among world's poorest, richest children

Tuesday, 28 Jun 2016 16:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- The number of children who do not attend school is rising, child marriage has not dropped in decades and millions of young children will die...

Govt forms task force to tackle problems faced by women, children

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 19:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government has set up a Task Force to Handle Issues Related to Women and Children (PPA) to curb violence against them."The frequent problems being faced...

Minister calls to raise awareness on reproductive health among children

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 19:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEMARANG -- Health Minister Nila F. Moeloek has appealed to parents to not consider reproductive health care education as a taboo subject in a bid to curb cases...

Malang declares anti-violence movement towards children and women

Monday, 30 May 2016 22:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MALANG -- Mothers from the community of concerned women of Indonesia (KPPI) in Malang, Eat Java, declared anti-violence against women and children. Malang’s Mayor M. Anton also attended...

Minister: Identity of pedophilia will be announced

Sunday, 29 May 2016 08:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANJARMASIN -- Minister of Social Affairs (Mensos) Khofifah Indar Parawansa said the government will publish pedophilia identity as additional penalty to perpetrators who have committed sexual abuse on...

Parenting knowledge affects child development

Thursday, 26 May 2016 18:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Researcher and writer on parenting Heather Biggar Tomlinson said parenting knowledge by the parents affect the child development.Parenting program is very important for all aspects of...

House Speaker supports Perppu issuance to protect children

Thursday, 26 May 2016 08:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- House Speaker Ade Komarudin has said he supports the government's recent decision to issue a Perppu (a government regulation made in lieu of law) on child...

Businessman Soni Sandra gets 10 years for sexually abusing children

Monday, 23 May 2016 21:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KEDIRI -- The district court of Kediri, East Java, has sentenced noted local businessman, Soni Sandra, to 10 years in jail for sexually abusing children."It has been validly...

Perpetrators of violence dominated by adults

Monday, 23 May 2016 21:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LHOKSEUMAWE - Perpetrators of violence on children in the city of Lhokseumawe, Aceh, was dominated by adults. There are 14 cases of violence on children in Lhokseumawe in...