Children's Media Centre Indonesia (CMC)

Telling the Story

Since early 2007 Children's Media Centre start to focus on children in conflict area issues, most of the Children's Media Centre's staff come from the conflict area and clearly understand on the situation of children living in the conflict area. Peace Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between The Government of the Republic Indonesia with the Free Aceh Movement (GAM) has opened the entry point for Civil Society, including NGOs to perform humanitarian work into the past conflict areas, and Children's Media Centre began doing humanitarian work in several Districts.


Available child rights protection and recognition of children's social existence through a democratic, creative and child-friendly organization.


Improving the creativity and independency of children in the community through the media of alternative education for recognition of selfexistence
and child rights protection.


Child Rights fulfillment, respect and protection as the priority of the government & non state actor in Aceh.

Principles / Values

  1. Child Friendly
  2. Non Violence
  3. Humanism
  4. Democratic
  5. Equality
  6. Creative
  7. Innovative
  8. Educative

Target Group

CMC organizations have target groups on implementing the that is community and children, particularly children who need special protection:

  1. Children, who are in emergency situations, such as natural disasters and conflict armed, and post emergency situations
  2. Children, who are in vulnerable situations, such as child orphans, poor, drop out schools and children with disabilities.