A reflection from a former student activist in 1998 on lessons her generation can learn from the 2019 student protests.
New research models how the Homo floresiensis species could have evolved its small size remarkably quickly while living on an isolated island.
New research investigates how music helps healing from trauma and dealing with violence and repression in Papua and West Papua.
Some refugees have been waiting to be resettled for almost a decade, and their broken trust is visceral.
Raising the minimum age for Indonesian women to marry to 19 years is important, but on its own is not enough to reduce rates of child marriage.
If the draft tax law is approved by the Indonesian parliament, individuals and businesses will be affected by at least six important changes.
Foreign universities can provide quality education while also opening avenues for global research. However, initiatives must be put in place to make sure they are accessible to all Indonesians.
There are limitations on the ground that may hinder the realisation of Jokowi's grand vision of making Indonesia a global maritime power.
The Conversation Indonesia's staff and board mourns the passing of our co-founder Aristides Katoppo.
Indonesia's populist morality movement considers talking about eliminating sexual violence against women is the same as supporting women’s right to have sex outside of marriage.
Shifting the capital of Indonesia and other countries may actually send the wrong message that cities too can be discarded.
Indonesia's strategic position in today’s geopolitical configuration explains the lack of response internationally.
Researchers say that without first cutting down on the country's notorious red tape, Indonesia's newly signed science law will discourage international collaboration.
There are studies showing that farmers can have economic benefits from palm oil. However, they can also be impoverished by the commodity.
Indonesia's top engineer and former president, Bacharuddin Jusuf Habibie or B.J. Habibie, who built the country's aircraft industry from scratch, died at 83 in Jakarta on Wednesday.
He has inspired generations of Indonesians. Through his work, he changed many lives, including mine.
The prevailing hyper-nationalism in Indonesia today betrays the modernist idea of nationhood which inspired the nationalist movement in the archipelago a century ago.
Indonesia needs a digital affairs ministry if it wants to tap growing potential and tackle mounting issues.
Not talking about racism – what it is, what it looks like in Indonesia, and why it matters – has allowed it to become even more powerful.
We have developed an online tool to help authorities identify which areas they should focus on for reducing forest fires and haze in order to maximize overall health benefits.