Awards Received

Yayasan Dian Desa has received appreciation for its activities from various parties:

  • Simavi Institute – 1999

For YDD’s achievement in development and application of Solar Disinfection and sustainable commmunity-based Sanitation for underprivileged rural & urban communities

Presented by H.M Queen Beatrix in World Water Water Forum 3 – The Hague

  • Ramon Magsaysay Award – 1983

For achievement of YDD in community leadership and community empowerment

  • Kalpataru award (Indonesian Environment Award) – 1980

For YDD’s activities related to community environmental awareness and the organisation’s sustainable approach (Balance of preservation and utilisation)

  • MEI (Majelis Ekonomi Indonesia) award – 1976

For YDD’s activities and development model in improving the economic condition of low income communities in Indonesia