"We hope SMERU will collaborate with [the Government of] Kebumen again because there are many topics, I think, that SMERU can work on to perfect, accelerate basic education development in Kebumen."
Amirudin, S.IP., M.M., the Head of Education Agency of Kebumen District, expressed his appreciation for the research conducted by SMERU (RISE Programme in Indonesia). He said that research ideas from RISE are important for education issues in Kebumen. RISE conducts a reseacrh in education policy in Kebumen District to support evidence-based policy. Kebumen District is one of RISE's Learning Laboratories.