Creating new opportunities, online and off
Women own more than half of the small businesses in Indonesia, and have a huge impact on the economy and society. Every day more and more women are connecting to information, and using technology and digital tools to create new ways to diversify and grow their businesses. They’re inspiring one another, shaping their communities, and helping Indonesia prosper.
Stories from entrepreneurs
Papyrus Photo, Celebrate, Let’s Go Gelato
Building businesses based on passionAprilia Melissa Kristiawan Tarigan
Women can compete very well in the internet arena because of access to information through technology.
Aprilia built her photo store business fueled by a passion for photography, then used her love of food to branch out into a restaurant and café brand.
Suwe Ora Jamu
Keeping the jamu tradition aliveNova Dewi Setiabudi Mathovani
Women can teach other women to progress, become more independent, and to have more time for themselves.
Nova Dewi Setiabudi Mathovani's café brings the traditional Indonesian drink, jamu, to younger generations. And she’s using digital tools to help manage and grow her business.
Learn digital skills with Gapura Digital
A free training program to help you learn how to grow your business. Held in 10 cities, every week we'll cover a range of topics from digital trends to building a website, as well as host discussion forums where small business owners can share experiences and learn from each other.