SOMPO ENVIRONMENT FOUNDATION LAUNCHED THE SECOND PERIOD NGO LEARNING PROGRAM IN INDONESIA
Sompo Environment Foundation (SOMPOEF), which was previously called Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Environment Foundation (SJNKEF), together with SII, launched the second NGO Learning Internship Program in Indonesia on 4 February 2020. The Internship Learning NGO Program aims to help Indonesian students to broaden their knowledge of various environmental problems, climate change, forest conservation, and to expand their awareness of how environmental NGOs work to overcome these problems. This program will operate in collaboration with the Japan Indonesia Environmental Education Forum (JEFF). This program send twenty Indonesian students to work in nine environmental-based NGOs in Jakarta and surrounding areas. Each of the students will be working as an intern for 75 days starts from February to September 2020. SOMPOEF hoped to help students deepen environmental issues and able to provide opportunities to gain work experience and choose their career paths.