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by Ni Wayan Armiani, EBPP Librarian and School Teacher 1st April 2014

My name is Ni Wayan Armiani and I was born on July 7th 1987 in Bonyoh sub village, Ban Village, Kubu District of Karangasem regency. I am now married to a man form Cutcut sub village. I was born to a poor family and […]

REPORTS FROM THE FIELD: EBPP Posyandu Programme (Monthly mother-infant health posts in all 19 remote hamlets)

Goiter & cretinism-1

By Lindsay Burns, EBPP Volunteer

Cretinism and goitre. Caused by acute lack of dietary iodine intake. A Govt. Survey in 1998 showed 85% goitre prevalence in Desa Ban – highest in Indonesia!

THE discovery of whole families left brain-damaged by their meagre diet led East Bali Poverty Project (EBPP) founder, David Booth, to seek […]

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 […]

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 […]

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