As part of the Regional Medium-Term Development Plan 2017-2022, the Government of Aceh is working to improve the quality of regional development policies, especially by optimising the realisation of development in the last ten years of the support of Aceh's Special Autonomy. This desire is stated in one of the development missions, that is : "Revitalising the regional planning function with the principle of evidence based planning that is effective, efficient and sustainable".
CCPHI organises a Research & Business Forum, a meeting that aims to encourage the development of Knowledge Sector in Indonesia through partnerships between the private sector (companies and philanthropy) and research institutions. This forum aims to facilitate discussion events to build mutual trust while learning from the experience of partnering with stakeholders, as well as building networks.
The new series of informal sharing sessions on different topics around Indonesia’s knowledge sector will discuss on Inclusive Economic Development Index: Measuring Challenges of National Development Planning
In response to the Parliament initiative on the revision of the Law No. 5/2014 on Civil Service (UU ASN), the Independent Team for National Bureaucratic Reform (TI-RBN) with support from KSI organized a half-day Knowledge Sharing Session on Merit-based System and Open Promotion for Senior Executive Services (JPT) on 30 January 2017 at Artotel Hotel, Jakarta.
Starting the year of 2017, 16 Policy Research Institutes, partners of the Knowledge Sector Initiative (KSI) gathered in Bogor on the 26-27 January to collaboratively analyse effective capacity development interventions as one of KSI’s major themes of work in Phase 1 and also to discuss progress of their activities under the core grants towards the end of Phase 1.
On 25th January KSI organized a public knowledge sharing meeting titled "How do You Evaluate a Mental Revolution?”. Fred Carden presented and discussed with the audience a possible framework to evaluate and generate evidence about progress in the changes of attitude and behaviour that are required by President Jokowi's call for a mental revolution across the Indonesian society.