Author: jakarta

Lumière: Stop Catcalls

Guest post by our friends at the Lumière Project-   Catcall adalah suatu tindakan menggoda yang dilakukan seseorang atau segerombol orang (kebanyakan pelaku adalah laki-laki) berupa siulan, panggilan menggoda, atau komentar yang bersifat seksual sehingga membuat korban (kebanyakan perempuan) yang sedang berjalan sendirian merasa tidak nyaman, tidak aman dan cemas. Tindakan ini terkesan sederhana dan sepele, … Continued

2017- A Revolutionary Start!

So far, 2017 has been an inspirational year for Hollaback! Jakarta. Over the past few months, we have made meaningful partnerships, hosted several  events, and raised awareness through a variety of media channels. Slowly but surely, the discussion about street harassment is spreading and – one person at a time – we are building a … Continued

An Honest Conversation

The following blog post was written by William K., who recalls a conversation he had with a woman about her experience of street harassment in Jakarta. Hello. This is me. The meeting with everyone is here right? -Hi… Who are you?   I just texted you less than 2 minutes ago. -Oh yes, I got … Continued

Confronting Victim Blaming

Confronting Victim Blaming on Jakarta Streets by Mayzura Restalia Munaf   It’s been one year and eleven days since Hollaback! Jakarta was founded by our impassioned team leader, Angie. Her Facebook post on January 20, 2016, which called for interested and altruistic hearts to help start up and run the Hollaback! Movement in Jakarta, garnered … Continued

Tuesday Twitter Campaign 2017: #LawanPelecehan

Every Tuesday, we will be tweeting all day with the hashtag #LawanPelecehan, which literally translates to fight/against harassment. This week we’ve decided to blast out links to a number of stories that have been submitted to us through our website/app/hard copy story forms at events. By sharing stories and talking about street harassment and public … Continued

Chalkwalk Dec 4!

Grab a chalk and write your heart out in Hollaback! Jakarta’s first ever chalkwalk (that we know of) on Sunday, December 4, 2016 in Taman Semanggi (Car Free Day) from 8am-10am. Join our movement to socialize the issue of street harassment amongst Jakartans so that we can make it a thing of the past! Stay … Continued

We are officially launching!

Come join us at Beehive to get to know more about Hollaback! Jakarta.   We want to end street harassment in Jakarta. The real motive of harassment is intimidation. To make its target scared or uncomfortable, and to make the harasser feel powerful. We think there is a simple way to take that power away … Continued

Ayo, Hollaback! Jakarta!

Pernah mengalami pelecehan/pelecehan seksual di jalanan dan di ruang publik? Pelecehan/pelecehan seksual bukan hanya berupa sentuhan dan kontak fisik tetapi juga bisa berupa siulan, pandangan yang melecehkan, perkataan yang melecehkan dan merendahkan kamu sebagai individu. Ayo ceritakan pengalamanmu di page ini, jangan diam saja ketika dilecehkan, kamu berhak “hollaback!”. Mari kita tiadakan budaya Street Harassment, … Continued