The First Indonesian citizen journalism Web site launched on July 1, 2006 in Makassar. It aims to promote citizens’ participation as news getters, building collaboration between professional journalists and internet users and contributing in new media model where the readers play an active role as reporters. And we finalised the 5-year project in 2011 as I have decided to work on another project called Rumata’
Rumata’ Artspace in Makassar is an independent initiative designed and introduced by Lily Yulianti Farid with Riri Riza in promoting the city of Makassar as an important cultural hub. They’ve been working together to build an arts facility and organization since 2011, focusing on literature, films, new media and contemporary arts.