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Indonesia Housing Forum

Inclusive and Resilient Housing: Indonesia’s Experience

 30 August 2017

Jakarta, Indonesia

Universitas Pelita Harapan Karawaci

Partner Organizations: Pelita Harapan University



The Forum will support the national government program on One Million Decent Houses, further increase awareness of housing advocacy, including highlights on collaborative efforts/partnerships and sharing of best practices. This one-day forum under the main theme ‘Inclusive and Resilient Housing: Indonesia’s Experience’, will be programmed with strategic discussions and exchanges in plenary session, and continued by five focus group discussions with topics on technology for affordable housing, innovative partnerships, resilience and social development, sustainable urbanization and housing, and financing and regulation.


To adopt an inclusive dialogue with the participation of multi-stakeholders (governmental sector, private sector, community organizations, universities and institutions) on implementation of decent and affordable housing program for low income families.


The forum will have two parts: keynote speakers presentation sessions and focus group discussion sessions. The participants will be grouped into five, discussing each topic. Participants on each group will come from various background and expertise in order to give contribution from their perspective. To guide the discussions, there will be two invited paper as resource on each topic.

The Forum will be conducted in Indonesian language.

Keynote speakers

  • Ir. Gunawan Tjahjono, M.Arch., Ph.D. (Professor of Architecture and researcher on urban planning, architectural heritage).
  • Nurul Wajah Mujahid, ST., MPA. (Head of Housing – Urban, Housing, and Human Settlement Directorate – National Development Planning Agency)
  • Dr. Ir. Arief Sabarudin, CES. (Head of Research Institute for Human Settlement, Ministry of Public Works and Housing)
  • Pauline Boedianto, M.Sc. Arch (Urban Mass Housing & Community Expert)

Information contact

Bagus Dharmawan, Communications Manager, Habitat for Humanity Indonesia, dharmawan@habitatindonesia.org