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NTT Local Farmers Offer Sorgum Food-Resilient Solutions

Ende, Vox NTT-Local Food Farmers Association NTT offers sorghum as a food-insecurity solution due to drought. In Rembug Pangan IV in Wolobele Village, Kotabatu Village, Kotabaru Sub-district, Ende District, NTT ran from 31 October to 2 November 2017, groups of NTT  local food farmer discussed many things to bring back …

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Good is Not Enough

Lembata, Vox NTT-Continuing education to a higher level is a dream for many people. But it costs a lot. It is also only a dream since not many people know the information about scholarships.  BBaF or Berburu Beasiswa ala FAN (Forum Academia NTT) are well aware of this, so it …

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BBaF Actions in Sparkling the Learning Spirit of Scholarship Hunters in NTT

Kupang, Vox NTT-BBaF or Berburu Beasiswa ala FAN (Forum Academia NTT) is a local initiative established in March 2011 by Olyvianus Dadi Lado, a member of FAN and also an Australia Awards recipient. BBaF is founded on the awareness that scholarship information across countries has been being provided abundantly, yet …

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Spirituality and the beliefs of Boti Tribe on Timor Island

Kupang, Vox NTT-Boti is no more a strange name for domestic or foreign tourists who have ever stepped their foot on Timor island, the land that produces the sandalwood. The cultural attraction of Boti is still chased by local and international travelers. Because of its unique culture, the name Boti …

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Sending Children School by Picking up Stone

Ende, VoxNtt.com-This time, the story is about a father who works as a private laborer.  He makes a living for his family by picking up stones along the state road of Ende-Maumere. That morning, it was 5:30 am. Tomberabu residents in  Ende District began to walk to their fields to …

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Reta Lo’u Dance and Three Sikka War Skills

Maumere, Vox NTT– The sight of a man in a traditional dress was twisting in the air by relying on a 3-4 meter bamboo, of course, would invite admiration. Especially when the dancer swings a long, shiny sword. While under it there are some dancers holding tightly to the bamboo …

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Canadian Artist Care to SDN Nanga Boleng

Labuan Bajo, Vox NTT-Kus, a Canadian artist on November 25, visited Nanga Boleng State Elementary School in Tanjung Boleng Village, Boleng Sub-district, West Manggarai (Mabar) Regency, East Nusa Tenggara Province which on 6 November was stricken by  the windy rain. Kus who came on vacation heard the story of the …

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Save the Plant Through Indigenous Rituals in “Tana Nggoro”

Ende, Vox NTT–Tanah Detunggali is communion land or in Lio custom language often called “Tana Nggoro“. This communal land occupies several villages incorporated in the administrative area of ​​Wewaria sub-district, Maurole sub-district and Detukeli sub-district. Indigenous peoples in  “Tana Nggoro” is very strong with cultural traditions. They believe that the …

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Pottery and Strong Women of Lio Tribe

Ende, Vox NTT-Wolosoko Village, Wolowaru Sub-district, Ende-Flores District, NTT is called an area that still adheres to Lio’s traditions and culture. Settlements which are inhabited by about 125 people who majority work as farmers. Kampung Wolosoko sounds strange indeed for immigrants moreover foreign tourists. A village which is located approximately …

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Nale and the Universe Signs Living in the Heart of Mingar People

Lembata, Vox NTT-Another stunning one from Lembata. A worthy destination to visit is the south-western region of Mingar. Administratively this region is included in Nagawutung Subdistrict. If coming to Lembata it seems incomplete if not yet set foot to the exotic white sand beach. Because of this so exotic white …

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