ICT Utilization Project for Educational Quality Enhancement in Yogyakarta Province

Period (Date of Loan Agreement):
    March 29, 2007

    Yogyakarta, Central Java

Amount Provided:
    2,911 million Yen

Executing Agency:
    Directorate General of ICT Applications, Ministry of Communication and Information Technology

Key Points:
    Starting a education project utilizing ICT for elementary and junior high schools from Yogyakarta

As a model education project for utilizing information and communication technology (ICT) in basic education in Indonesia, the objective of this project is to improve the quality of education by supplying necessary equipment and materials such as personal computers to 500 elementary and junior high schools in Yogyakarta, improving the ICT environment, developing an e-learning system and supporting participatory school management and activities. The project envisions to disseminating this model to other provinces, thereby upgrading the quality of education across the country. The project is due to be completed in 2012.