“Indonesian Student Association for International Studies (ISAFIS) as youth-led and non-profit organization is formed as a medium for youth to exchange ideas, embracing upon international issues.”

Youth is the backbone of any nation because they can play an important role in the development of the society. One third to almost one half of the population in developing countries are young people, including Indonesia. Therefore, with the huge numbers of youth which is an important segment of the society, youth can play a vital role in the development of the country.

Indonesian Student Association for International Studies (ISAFIS) as a youth-led and non-profit organization is formed as a medium for youth to exchange ideas, embracing upon international issues. ISAFIS has also built collaboration and partnership with numerous stakeholders, ranging from fellow youth organizations, non-governmental organizations, embassies, government institutions, and international organizations to support its programs such as Jakarta Model United Nations, Indonesia International Week, ISAFIS Journal and other annual programs.

As a youth organization, ISAFIS attempt to give many advantages for the youth themselves, as well as for the entire community through our programs. Particularly, we try to develop important personal and interpersonal skills of the members, offer opportunities for them through conferences, summits, exchange programs, and involving youth to develop their leadership potential, so that as they grow and learn they can become thoughtful, prepared leaders of the society. Hence, in line with the ISAFIS vision mission statement, we would like to develop the members and advance ISAFIS as a leading youth organization by facilitates personal growth and development for members through series of integrated programs and activities, and building and widening external partnerships with the domestic and international institutions.



We have several program that held for internal and external member of ISAFIS routine every year such as Indonesia International Week (IIW), Jakarta Model United Nations (JMUN), and ISAFIS Journal (Isjour). Besides, we also have internal programs that held by every division such as Short International Studies Basic Course (SISBAC), Monthly Writing Challenge (MWC), Isafis Update, Biweekly Discussion, and bonding agendas.


IIW 2021

Indonesia International Week 2021 Indonesia International Week (IIW) is an Indonesian based cultural exchange program for students from certain Asia and Europe countries, that is housed by International Week Coordinating Organization (IWCO). Last year IIW was held 4 days, which were on 11, 12, 18, and 19 September, bringing a fresh experience through online and …

JYS 2021

Jakarta Youth Summit 2021 Jakarta Youth Summit 2021 (JYS) is a new annual program held by ISAFIS. JYS 2021 has been held online this year. The theme that JYS brought this year is “Diverse Identity in the Globalized World”. JYS is a program meant for being a place to discuss international issues. This program is …

JMUN 2021

Jakarta Model United Nations 2021 Jakarta Model United Nations 2021 is an annual event organized by ISAFIS, and is the 11th annual event since it was first held. The JMUN 2021 took place from August 13 to August 15, 2021 with the theme “Redefining the Global Megatrends: Weaving Unity and Enhancing Adaptability.” With this year’s …