“SAMSARA AIMS TO IMPROVE SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH OF WOMEN IN INDONESIA AND PROMOTING WOMEN'S BODILY INTEGRITY AND AUTONOMY. THROUGH ITS WORKS, SAMSARA ALWAYS UPHOLDS VALUES OF RIGHT-BASED, YOUTH PARTICIPATION, YOUTH-FRIENDLY SERVICE, ACCOUNTABILITY AND TRANSPARENCY”
Originally founded as a blog in 2007 by Inna Hudaya. Following the request of many women, the blog expands as a source and support for women with unplanned pregnancies where women can share their stories and ask question-related to their pregnancies and abortion. A year later, 20 April 2008 in Jakarta, Inna Hudaya collaborate with Kikie Nikujuluw and Grace Clarissa Susetyo start an initiative to establish Samsara. Samsara is a rights-based organization that promotes and support the access to education and information on SRHR and safe abortion.
Samsara supports active research participation by students and researchers in any of the areas of study. We open for a meaningful collaboration for those who want to do a research on sexual and reproductive health specifically designed for abortion issues in Indonesia.
Samsara is a feminist organization that supports and fight for women’s rights, especially on sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) information and access to safe abortion in Indonesia. Samsara provides internship opportunities for under and or graduate student who are interested in doing an internship in Indonesia. Samsara purpose of the internship is to offer practical work experience in a particular occupation to people who are interested in SRHR and safe abortion field.
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Samsara Hotline provides access to comprehensive information on how to deal with unplanned pregnancy. Women and their partners will discuss with counselors about three available options for women with unplanned pregnancy throughout the counseling process. Samsara reaches out to women globally via hotline, LINE chat, WhatsApp and email.
Linking and networking with national SRHR alliance and take an active participation in campaigning for sexual and reproductive justice in Indonesia
Internship & Research
Samsara provides internship and research opportunities for under and or graduate student who are interested in doing an internship or research in Indonesia. Samsara purpose of the internship is to offer practical work experience in a particular occupation to people who are interested in SRHR and safe abortion field.
Social media is one of our strategic program to disseminate information and campaigning on sexual and reproductive rights. This strategy allows us to conduct a joint campaign both with our local and international networks. Our social medias propagate issues on body autonomy, sexual and reproductive health. Follow our social media and join our forces.
Conduct workshops and trainings with schools and communities to increase awareness of sexual and reproductive health issues.
Mobile App Developer
The future is digital. We believe to better serve young people we need to keep up with the digital trends. For this reason, Samsara developing mobile health app for sexual and reproductive health including for app for contraception and menstrual tracker.