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It’s Harder To Stomach Up Hill!

Me in the children’s school garden, tending  their organic vegetables

By Chanelle Lauren Cox, EBPP Documentary Volunteer

Me in the children’s school garden, tending their organic vegetables

13th February 2012: I have been assisting with the development of an awareness video for East Bali Poverty Project (EBPP) for the past few weeks. Over this time, I have become very familiar with various footage and [...]

EBPP’s Music Programme Students’ Brilliant First Preformance at Amankila Resort

The four talented girls from EBPP’s Jatituhu School playing the recorders along with the accompaniment of our Music staff and talented students, at the beautiful Amankila Resort, Bali

By Eliya Simantov, EBPP volunteer Music Programme Developer

The four talented girls from EBPP’s Jatituhu School playing the recorders along with the accompaniment of our Music staff and talented students, at the beautiful Amankila Resort, Bali

24.12.11: We are extremely happy and proud to report on our talented students’ amazing performance at the Amankila [...]

REPORTS FROM THE FIELD: Kadek Indah, local health staff

Kadek Indah doing IDD awareness programme to the community

By Lindsay Burns, EBPP Volunteer

Kadek Indah gives EBPP IDD (iodine deficiency disorder) awareness prog to the community

WOMEN who divorce their husbands and become single working mums through choice are incredibly rare in Bali.

But it was these exact circumstances that led 27-year-old Kadek Indah to the doors of EBPP, where she became [...]

REPORTS FROM THE FIELD: My first Site Visit, September 2011

mural gallery

By Lindsay Burns, EBPP Volunteer

EBPP Students’ bamboo Art studio/gallery and Cooperative in Cegi hamlet

It was 6am on 22nd of September 2011 and a thin crescent moon perched above a volcano-shaped lilac cloud framed by palms still vivid in the silvery morning light on the edge of Denpasar, Bali’s capital city.

Maybe it [...]

Foreigners’ Perspective of Indonesia’s 66th Independence Day by EBPP Family

Ceremony

By Andres Rico, Stijn Segers and Vinu Narayanan: MBA Volunteers from Vlerick Management School, Belgium, August 2011

Hundreds of children and families are gathering around the Indonesian flag for the morning salutation

Little imagination seemed to be required to picture a celebration day like Indonesian Independence Day. Many years had passed and with these [...]

Tackling Deadly Tuberculosis through Awareness Video & Brochures to Thousands of Children

Scene in the “doctor’s surgery”, Pengalusan & Cegi ‘stars’

 

By Aris Harianto, EBPP Marketing & PR

EBPP students from Cegi and Pengalusan learning their script before the TB drama shooting session

Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the most serious diseases in Indonesia and the problem is that communities, such as those in mountainous East Bali, have little chance of getting it identified [...]

EBPP SOON-TO-BE GRADUATES: FUTURE OPPORTUNITIES FOR SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

Wanna be boy cooks try their hand into the juicer..

By Julita Mekaria, EBPP Secretary

11th May 2011 BaliEpicure presentation in EBPP Bamboo Centre

On Thursday, 30 June 2011, at 6.15 am, I went up to Daya with David Booth, Elia Simantov, (EBPP volunteer Music Teacher) and Aris Harianto (EBPP Marketing & PR) with 2 key objectives

To prepare 2 of EBPP best young [...]

EBPP Music Team Join ODFM Music Workshop & Bring The Lombok Team to Ban!!

YSOI logo FINAL

By Eliya Simantov, EBPP volunteer Music Program Developer

Group Photo: Raoul Wijffels, (extreme right) EBPP's Edi & Wayan (next to Raoul)

27th March 2011: We are thrilled to tell you that the EBPP Music Team is currently participating in a very exciting training project, initiated by our good friend Raoul Wijffels and One Dollar [...]

EBPP Music Programme Receives New Percussion Instruments from Drum Factory & Toca Percussion

Gusti and our students our having a great time as Gusti devotedly teaches them another useful percussion technique.

By Elia Simantov

David introduces Gusti at the EBPP Bamboo Learning Center in Daya, and proceeds to conduct an important motivational talk with our top students from all six EBPP schools.

8th February, 2011: After the initial visit to Ban of Ed Balma, Gusti and Bawa of the [...]

EBPP Music Programme Latest Developments – First Recorder Classes in EBPP Schools

Edi, one of our dedicated music teachers, assists students from the EBPP Cegi School during their first lesson with the recorders.

By Elia Simantov

One of the EBPP Jatituhu School’s students demonstrating what she has learned in Bang’s first music class in the village.

28th November, 2010 – 20th January, 2011: On Thursday, 11th January, our good friend and brilliant musician Bambang Sri Handoko (aka Bang) joined us at the EBPP Jatituhu School for [...]

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