David Efendi is one of the Ford Foundation’s students at the political Science, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA since 2010 for his 2nd Masters. His original background was NGO activist and recently is as a director of EPR Studies. Based on his interest of study in Local Politic, everyday politics and resistances he then found this Everyday Politics and Resistance Studies in order to create a new alternative in understanding political issue both local and national. The main focuses of this EPR are about everyday life of people resistances and politics, non-violence movement, collective action, and also social movement.

Currently, I work as Teacher at Yogyakarta Muhammadiyah University.

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