International Womens Day 2021

As a mother, the best education for her child is her priority in life. And in order to meet that need, he will be willing to do as best as possible.This thought underlies Yolita to work at the Pekerti Foundation, which she has been there for up to 14 years.Over time there are many things […]

Survey Mapping of Potential Handicraft Recycle Product Businesses

Jakarta as the nation’s capital and center of government which is oriented to public services, with development in multi sectors, it must be held with principle of sustainable development and environmental friendly. The activity of strengthening businesses and product development for environmental friendly recycle products is one of the concrete steps of the Jakarta Government […]

Program For Developing Quality Of Batik Product As The Most Potential Product Of Bojonegoro And Market Accces Expantion In The National Level

As a follow-up of the project Market Access Expansion and Product Development in Bojonegoro   in 2018, Pekerti and Association for Community Empowerment (ACE), re-collaboration to continue the project by focus on strengthening women entrepreneurs in aspects including : Improving the quality of batik as a the most potential product of Bojonegoro through product development and […]

Mentoring Program for Women Entrepreneur in Slum Area, Jakarta

As a follow up of social entrepreneurship training to women enterpreneur group in Jakarta, Pekerti continued with the assistance to the trainees through mentoring process. This mentoring was aimed to make the training material can be implemented in participant’s businesses. In addition to motivating the participants groups to continue to grow and be creative in […]

Social Entrepreneurship Training

Pekerti supported by Jasa Raharja PT, the government insurance company, held social entrepreneurship training that participated by  women artisan group and Pekerti’s staffs.  The training provide knowledge about social entrepreneurship and motivate them to develop their own business. For Pekerti’s staff, the training is to improve the ability to assist and motivate artisan groups to […]

Skill Enhancement Program Through Product Development Training in Bojonegoro, East Java

After the first product development training program was conducted in 2017, In collaboration with Association for Community Empowerment (ACE), Pekerti implemented an advanced product development  program. This program aims to improve the skills of previous trainees. This training need to be done based on the results of quality checked of the trial order given after […]

Handicraft Development in Bojonegoro, East Java

In collaboration with Association for Community Empowerment (ACE), Pekerti to conduct Marketing Development Program for Women Entrepreneurs through handicraft development in Bojonegoro, East Java. Handicraft business is one of alternative local potential to become source of income for local community in surrounding oil and gas exploration area in Bojonegoro. This project was started by a […]

Marketing Development Program for Women Entrepreneurs and Fair Trade Concept Dissemination

Pekerti together with other NGOs (Association for Community Empowerment/ACE, Terasmitra, Buy to Donate Store and Pink Publicist) which concern to micro and small enterprise, conducting collaborative women empowerment project. The Goal of the project is to increase women’s prosperity through micro and small enterprise development. The activity includes product development training, market access development through […]

COVID-19 Update from Pekerti

The global pandemic of the corona virus, known Covid-19, has spread throughout the world, and poses a threat to all countries. We are in Indonesia also affected by the pandemic, and it has spread 34 provinces, the highest case distribution area of the corona virus pandemic is in Jakarta province where the Pekerti office located […]

Pekerti Celebrated Its 42th Anniversary

Pekerti celebrates its 42nd anniversary by having a team lunch together, with all Pekerti’s staff. We all hope that Pekerti would continue being a voice for the artisans all around Indonesia to get better quality of life through Fair Trade

Training for Women Artisan Group in Jakarta

As one of the concrete activities Pekerti creates for women empowerment is by continuing to provide a training series to the women artisan groups who live in Pekerti’s surrounding  warehouses. They were trained to make packaging boxes covered by batik paper printing. The training was led by Pekerti’s warehouse staff. The boxes are usually needed […]

Social Enterpreneuship Training

Pekerti supported by Jasa Raharja PT, the government insurance company, held social entrepreneurship training that participated by  women artisan group and Pekerti’s staffs.  The training provide knowledge about social entrepreneurship and motivate them to develop their own business. For Pekerti’s staff, the training is to improve the ability to assist and motivate artisan groups to […]

Producer’s Corner

Producer’s Profile :Rattan Mandiri  group, From : Cirebon Before the group was formed, Onay Karwita learned his skill from his cousin-in-law, Kardi, at.  Sumber Alam, the largest producer of rattan in Majalengka. After nine years as a worker, he felt that he need to be independent and have own business. Then in 1989 Onay built […]

New Logo for Carisouvenir

Carisouvenir is one of Pekerti’s online shop which provides a variety of handicraft products for local market. After 4 years established, Carisouvenir (means finding souvenirs) reviewed its logo by branding clinic that led by Pink Publicist. The new logo was designed simpler and represent that Carisouvenir is the online shop that provide environment friendly products. […]

Trial Order for Women Artisan Group in Jakarta

In the previous project, women’s groups who live in surrounding Pekerti’s warehouse have been trained to make accessories products.  The project was continued by providing trial order to measure the capacity of the artisan in making the products according to product quality standards (quality, size, tidiness, etc.). This activity is an important stage because it […]

Handicraft Development in Bojonegoro, East Java

In collaboration with Association for Community Empowerment (ACE), Pekerti to conduct handicraft development project in Bojonegoro, East Java. Handicraft business is one of alternative local potential to become source of income for local community in surrounding oil and gas exploration area in Bojonegoro. This project was started by a mapping survey for marketing and product […]

Presentation Training

Presenting information clearly and effectively is a key skill to get our message or opinion, presentation skills are required in almost every field. Considering that Presentations skills are very useful in many aspects of work especially in business, sales and selling, training, and networking, then Pekerti send its staffs (Nur and Heri) to professional training […]

An Honour Visit from SERRV International

We were delighted by a visit from Marketing Promotion Manager of SERRV International, Sara Swartzendruber. SERRV International  is one of our loyal FairTrade buyer from USA and Pekerti has been working with SERRV for more than 30 years. Sara’s visit is to know more stories about the silver plated filigree artisans. During her visit in […]

Biannual Meeting and World Fair Trade Celebration

As with years before, Pekerti again held a biannual producer’s meeting  to coincide with World Fair Trade Day. The biannual meeting has objectives to improve harmonious relationships between Pekerti and producer partners. This year the biannual meeting was held in the first week of May 2017 in Yogyakarta. The meeting was attended by Pekerti’s staff […]