The Indonesia Nederland Youth Society (INYS) is a youth-led organization which aims to better connect young Dutch and Indonesians to each other and to Indonesia-related opportunities.

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Dance Nandak for Independence Day

In commemoration of Indonesia’s Independence Day, we have explored one of Indonesia’s cultural art forms 💃 Nandak comes from the Betawi word for “dance”. We learned BEGINNER-FRIENDLY traditional dances that are originally from Indonesia and celebrated together! List of dances that we practiced:– Tor-Tor – Sumatera Utara– Betawi – Jakarta– Piring – Sumatera Barat

Pencak Silat on the beach with INYS

Pencak silat event on the beach

On 26th of June 2021, the Dutch board organized a Pencak Silat workshop at The Hague beach. We had the opportunity to learn some of the Jurus Tunggal techniques from five experienced Pencak Silat professionals.

Podcast – Message from Indonesia by Lotte Troost

Lotte Troost is 23 years old and posseses a Bachelor in South and Southeast Asian studies and a Master in Contemporary Asian studies. She obtained her bachelor at the University of Leiden and her Master at the University of Amsterdam. She has a huge passion for this beautiful archipelago and strives to strengthen the relationship …

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Negeri van Oranje

The INYS proudly presents the screening of Negeri van Oranje together with Mata Hari Media! This initiative has been set up by Mata Hari Media because the company believes that Indonesian films should have an international platform. Especially those that have been produced outside of Indonesia. [easingslider id=”3261″] Photos by Joris Maas Visuals This event …

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Indonesian-Dutch Youth Dialogue for a Sustainable Future

Dear friends, On the 7th of June the INYS will organize the first Indonesian-Dutch Youth Dialogue for a Sustainable Future, together with TYK Research and Action Consulting, Indonesian Diaspora Network, the Indonesian Embassy The Hague, Centre for Sustainable Developments Studies and the NJR Jongerenvertegenwoordigers.   On 1 January 2016, the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) …

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Speaking Competition Bahasa Indonesia 2017

“Enrich yourself, inspire us all”   Saudara-saudara sekalian, Do you want to challenge yourself, practise your Bahasa Indonesia and develop Public Speaking skills? Will you be the winner of the Speech or the Storytelling Category? Join this event and maybe you will win a trip to Indonesia! With pride the Indonesia Nederland Youth Society (INYS) …

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