2nd Indonesia’s Leadership Competition 2011-2012

As the follow up to the first Leadership Competition in 2010, PA CSR Academic Chair in partnership with DAAD (Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst - German Academic Exchange Service) Lecturship on Economic, State Islamic University UIN Syarif Hidayatullah and Indonesia Berkebun, organize the Second Indonesia’s Leadership Competition for the period of 2011-2012.

The overall objective of this competition is to encourage people who face the contemporary challenges of tense food to take their own initiative and to start gardening.

Specific Objectives:

  • to collect best practices from key areas around the world in the field of gardening and to adapt that for the Indonesian situation.
  • to elaborate public relation activities for individual concepts of home gardens together with appropriate marketing activity.
  • The overall feasibility study together with the Cost-Benefit about home gardens will be provided from the team of lecturers involved in the competition project.

Focus – Themes

  1. Historical perspectives: Presentation about the importance of home gardens in key region or country from the 19th, 20th and 21st century.
  2. The concept of allotment & home gardens: Presentation of the composition of allotment & home gardens in referenced region/city and how a home garden could look like in Indonesia.
  3. The contribution of the home garden to the MDGs: Presentation of the contribution envisaged a home garden could deliver for the accomplishment of the MDGs 2015.
  4. Public relations and marketing strategy to encourage Indonesian people to start home gardening. Here the technical, esthetical and practical issue will be highlighted.
  5. Contribution of allotment & home gardens to the welfare politics of a local government.

Target Group: Student Teams

Students from Indonesian universities form

  • university teams (same study programme at the same university),
  • inter-university teams (different study programmes),
  • university mixed teams (different Indonesian Universities)
  • international teams (Indonesian and European University) which will compete in a separate group. International student teams will be composed of 2 Indonesian students and 1 - 2 student/-s from European universities.

Due Dates

  • Paper submission: Jan. 10, 2012
  • Shortlisted presentations: Jan. 13, 2012
  • Submission of the presentation: Jan. 25, 2012
  • Paper Presentation: Jan. 27, 2012

The students' performance will be evaluated by lecturers from various universities. The papers will be reviewed by at least 2 (neutral) lecturers and the subsequent presentation will be evaluated by a jury, which will be composed of at least 4 (neutral) lecturers.

Please click on the IYEC posters below for more information.