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  • Tuberculosis (TB) is still a worrying global threat to human lives. WHO 2017 report recorded TB as the ninth-highest cause of death in the world and the leading cause from a single infectious agent, ranking above HIV/AIDS. As of 2016, some 10.4 million people across the world had fallen sick because of TB. Indonesia has not done much better either as the WHO ranked Indonesia as the country with the second-highest incidence of TB. It has become the fifth-highest cause of death in Indonesia, leading to an estimated economic burden of over Rp 90 t...

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  • April 7th marks World Health Day, with the theme this year being ‘Universal Health Coverage: everyone, everywhere’. This is indeed a timely topic for Indonesia, with its ambitious goal to achieve full universal health coverage (UHC) through the national health insurance scheme, Jaminan Kesehatan Nasional (JKN), by 2019. UHC is a vital component in the global strategy to achieving the health-focused Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). For the world’s fourth most populous country, and a population that is scattered across hundreds of islands, achieving U...

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  • Since the commencement of the Millennium Development Goals in 2000, Indonesia has made great strides towards improving the health of its people, particularly in reducing cases of infectious diseases such as malaria. As we move into the era of the Sustainable Development Goals, Indonesia faces yet another challenge, with lifestyle changes in both urban and rural communities creating dramatic increases in the prevalence of chronic diseases. According to Indonesia’s Ministry of Health, a quarter of Indonesians are physically inactive, and a third of the adu...

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  • The proposed revised draft for the Indonesian Criminal Code (RKUHP) has been heavily criticized for discriminating against certain groups, including young people. The policymakers, confused by their strong intention to protect citizens, have gone overboard and ended up violating the reproductive health rights of the youth instead -- or 26 percent of the population of 260 million. With a population growth rate of 1.49 percent per year, Indonesia’s population will reach 450 million by 2045. Ranked 108th out of 187 in the Human Development Index, ...

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Mutiara Indonesia "Pencerah Nusantara" | DAAI TV

Program talkshow yang mengangkat kisah-kisah perempuan Inspiratif Indonesia. Yang membawa perubahan positif bagi masyarakat. Setiap Hari Minggu pada pukul 17.30 WIB. Hanya di DAAI TV.