In Indonesia, the population of young people is around 65 million of those aged between 10–24 years old, comprising 28 % of the total population (UNFPA, 2020). This is a great potential to be developed in order to support national development. With effective policies and strategic investments, young people could…

Entering the 21st century, changes and transitions are continuously taking place within the society, including in the labor market sector.

The current system has created “New Economy”, with uncertainty and unpredictability entailing a broad range of post-industrial workplaces, services, where opportunities are intertwined with temporariness and risk (Smith, 2001; Lewchuck…

One of the things that I try to leverage during this pandemic is to keep learning provided institutions and organizations are now offering webinars with many qualified speakers.

Last week, I attended four webinars, mainly discussing the course of our societies facing current and overcoming challenges given the disruptions caused by the pandemic. The first webinar I attended was a session organized by the World Economic Forum presenting on the idea of ‘the great reset’, the next two…

This is a reflection of living amid a global pandemic.

For some of us, this has been our 4th month of staying home. After a certain period of time, we are starting to adjust to the so-called new normal. Yes, things are definitely changing from how they used to be, the way we eat, work, study, shop, and even to…

Deena Soedikto

a lifelong learner, occasional storyteller | applied sociologist | connect with me at deenasoedikto@gmail.com

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