Category Archives: VIA's Indonesia Program

VIA 2015 Photo Contest Results!!

After the conclusion of our 2015 program year, participants looked back to reflect on their experiences and share some of their favorite memories. Thank you to everyone who submitted photos and to the wider VIA community for voting on your … Continue reading

A Day in the Life of a VIA Fellow

Last year’s cohort of fellows wanted to share their experiences in Asia. Check out the videos below to experience a bit of life in Asia. Fellow Country Post/ Video Grace Kistler-Fair Indonesia Gadjah Mada University Karen Schousboe Myanmar International Rescue … Continue reading

Ten Reasons I Volunteered with VIA for Another Year

Chrissy Megariotis reflects on what made her decide to stay with VIA in Indonesia for a second year. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Before getting to my post in 2011, I had an inkling I’d stay in Indonesia for two years. I knew from … Continue reading

Cookstoves & Social Enterprise in Indonesia

Maura Lillis, a 2nd year Indonesia volunteer at YDD, describes the effects of international technology initiatives on her time in the field, and explains the type of work she’s doing in Bali. ———————————————————————————————————- Greetings from my new home in Denpasar, … Continue reading