Tabrani Yunis
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Please feel free to provide a short bio about yourself or the work of your organization (no more than 3 paragraphs)
I am Tabrani Yunis, Director Center for Community Development and Education (CCDE) Banda Aceh,Indonesia. I have been working for this local NGO since 1993. In my busy day,I train women with knowledge, and skills for building their life. I am building Acehnese writing habit by providing creative writing habit and publishing Acehnese women magazine, called POTRET. Women here can express their problems, experiences etc.
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local NGO
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Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, India, Nepal, Philippines, Switzerland, Helsinki, USA, Australia
What is your current country of residence (or location of your organization)?
What is your current job (and organization) and/or where and what field are you studying?
I am the Director of Center for Community Development and Education (CCDE) Banda Aceh, Indonesia. I am also as training facilitator. My expertise is as community organizer and leading the organization
How many years professional experience do you have ?
What is your personal or organizational website?
Which Languages do you speak Proficiently? (note we can not list all languages, only some major world languages or ones related to conflict regions)
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Education, Gender, Media
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Fundraising, Training
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1. I write every month for POTRET magazine published by CCDE in order to build Acehnese writing habit. I write about all issues daling with women.
2. I started writing for public media, especially newspapers in Banda Aceh such as Serambi Indonesia, Aceh Post, Aceh Express, Aceh Independent, Harian Aceh, Wapada Medan, Harian Analisa Medan, Republika jakarta, Suara pembaruan, and Kompas. I also write for newsletters and bulletins
2. Most articles I write are about education, social,environment, women's issues such Stop Violence toward women and children (
3.more than 400 articles have been published in local anad national media in Indonesia

Creative Writing Training for teachers, women, children and youths

Center for Community Development and Education (CCDE) Banda Aceh since 2001 has been active giving training on creative writing for women, female youths, children and event teachers from some schools in Aceh. During this month, CCDE held two creative writing training each for youths from 5 districts in Aceh and another one os for teachers from two districts. The training fro youths was held on May 18-20,2009. It was funded by International Youth Foundation (IYF) based in Baltimore, USA, while another training for teachers is held from 2-23 May 2009. The training for teachers is supported by Terre des hoomes Germany. All participants were facilitated with various knowledge and technics of writing. They can express anything they are interested

During the training, many of them were interested in writing about peace which is existing in Aceh to day after the initiation of signing the peace agreement between GAM and Indonesian Government. The training become as good activity to build their capacity in writing. Their articles will be published in POTRET magazine, a women magazine published by center forCommunity Development and Education, Banda Aceh, Indonesia.

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At 4:23am on December 15, 2011, Shaheen Sultan Dhanji said…

Hi Tabrani, sorry for the long delay in responding to you. The best way to reach me is by email at: and/or my blog:


How is the magazine coming along?

Cheers, Shaheen

At 6:02pm on April 17, 2011, Shaheen Sultan Dhanji said…

Dear Tabrani,

Sorry I had been out of touch. Yes, I can write something for your magazine. Email me at my personal email address:

What topic do you wish for me to subject?




At 1:30am on April 17, 2011, Muhammad Tahir Tabassum said…

Dear Brother Tabrani,

Looking forward your collaboration and cooperation in future.


At 2:35am on April 16, 2011, Linley Joomjaroen said…

Hello Tabrani,


Thanks for your interest. I had a look at your website and saw that the work you do is very valuable. The link to the main website is but if you look at the link for Action Groups you will see that there is a Group around Women's issues ... and certainly it is very important for men to be involved in those discussions and action! (I think you are a man from the photos you uploaded!).


Hope you can make it!



At 12:43am on April 16, 2011, Linley Joomjaroen said…

Hello Tabrani,

Lovely to meet you!

Have you noticed our postings for the From Talk to Action Forum in Bangkok? It would be good if you could come!


At 2:46pm on April 15, 2011, Muhammad Tahir Tabassum said…

Dear Mr. Tabrani,

Feel great pleasure to visit your profile here.

we can be good friend and partners in common issues.

Please visit our organization website:

At 6:44am on March 28, 2011, Ikirimat Grace said…
I can write on adolesent sexual reproductive health and why they need RH information to enable them make the appropriate decisions. Other areas such as outcomes of gender violence on womens' reproductive health.
At 9:24am on November 24, 2010, Ikirimat Grace said…
I am glad to become one of your freinds, I am sure there is alot we can share to biuld our communities. I am also inteesting in contributing articles to your newsletter.
At 8:03pm on October 24, 2010, Rose Gordon said…
Hello Tabrani. Sounds like great work to be involved in, empowering people in many ways and giving them a voice that can be heard far and wide. Thanks for inviting me to be a friend. I look forward to hearing more.
At 7:36am on October 23, 2010, Heather Millhouse said…
Hi new friend :-)
have you considered any other journals for their writing?

Perhaps the Indian journal about peace "Peace Prints" published by Wiscom may be interested?

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