About Us

Indonesian Diaspora Network (IDN) is established as a results of the Ways Forward session during Congress of Indonesian Diaspora (CID) in Los Angeles on July 6, 2012, which has the following charter:

* IDN is not an umbrella of grassroots diaspora organization, but it is an independent network that will further help to empower and voice community members.

IDN will have local and national network where Indonesian diaspora will be the ambassador that will spread the spirit of Indonesian diaspora and ensure passage of the follow-up on the first congress of Indonesian diaspora.

* IDN is expected to be an effective interlocutor in collaboration with government and non-government sector and between fellow diasporas in various programs.

* IDN as an amplifier will help advocate the empowerment of the diaspora and play an active role in Indonesia development.

IDN as an enabler will identify the possible formation of IDN task force to address the priority area that have been recommended as a result Congress of Indonesian Diaspora.

* To facilitate a variety of philanthropic activities, IDN will establish foundation to run the program identified in Congress of Indonesian Diaspora.