Women Research Institute

Promoting women leadership and inclusive,
gender-based, and sustainable natural resource governance

Maternal mortality rate (MMR) is still high in Indonesia (349/100.000). The Province of West Nusa Tenggara is one among the area in Indonesia who has high Maternal Mortality Rate.


This film attempt to describe the limited health services facility and road infrastucture that stimulate the high numbers of maternal mortality in Central Lombok. In this film, Women Research Institute also attempts to picture strengthening civil society awareness on the importance of women's reproductive rights to decrease maternal mortality in Central Lombok. This short film was produced from mid 2012 to December 2012.

The number of Early Marriage and the permit for early marriage in Gunungkidul had increased in these past few years. The underlying factor that creates this condition is related to unwanted pregnancy amongst teenagers/youth. Many factors that drive teenagers/youth have sexual relation in early age, due to the limited information, knowledge and awareness of teenagers/youth on their sexual and reproductive health.


Women Research Institute attempt to delve into this phenomenon to seek for solution, so teenagers/youth may have the right of information on their sexual and reproductive health and rights. This short film was produced from mid 2012 to December 2012.