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In the afternoons the foot traffic is in the other direction as men climb wearily home and women make their way up with towering loads of basic necessities and buckets of water, balanced lombok dergisi on their heads.

Since many are illiterate, having never had the opportunity to learn to read and lombok dergisi, manual daily labour is usually the best they can hope for. Schooling was lombok dergisi available on the hill and, for most, was too expensive and distant down on the coast.

The school on the hill In all that began to change.

Under the leadership of the village head, Bapak Aeni, classes began on the verandah of the mosque. Over lombok dergisi next few years, classrooms were built with support from the community lombok dergisi the Rotary Club of Lombok. Now the children can go to school in their own village.

Ina young Dutch couple, Jos and Jelka, were holidaying in Lombok dergisi. While enjoying the beaches and resorts, they could not help noticing the poverty in the background.

Jos, who has Indonesian heritage but grew up in Holland, decided to do something about it.

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Their first thought was lombok dergisi help a local school. After asking around, they discovered the little school on the hill: Duduk Atas, and Face This was born. Face This is now a popular Dutch-based T-shirt brand, popular not only for its unique designs but also its great philosophy.

Face This Lombok dergisi feature trendy designs, based on drawings of school children from the school on the hill. The children produce the drawings with their friends.

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These drawings then go to Holland where a group of creative illustrators and designers turn them into unique designs for the T-shirts. The profit from each T-shirt sold goes back to Duduk Atas to help lombok dergisi school.

Funds from these T-shirts have paid for vital equipment, books and furniture as well as building classrooms and a playground.

Educational programs Meanwhile, the owners of the Studio, an environmentally friendly guest house on lombok dergisi hill nearby, decided to help out.


A percentage of all income is lombok dergisi into the school on the hill. As well as helping to manage the Face This program, the Studio has helped build a general purpose space, used as a teacher room and weekly posyandu clinic, a water system, and refurbishing of the original community-built classrooms.

A lombok dergisi to develop community-based trekking and environmental education in the school and community is planned.

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Duduk Atas lombok dergisi a poor community, but rich in community spirit. Nappies and sanitary towels are much needed by the women and children camped in shelters.

lombok dergisi Liza hands out supplies for distribution Local shops and businesses collapsed in the earthquake Villagers camp in makeshift shelters while their houses lie in ruins.