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.
He has inspired generations of Indonesians. Through his work, he changed many lives, including mine.
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.
There are studies showing that farmers can have economic benefits from palm oil. However, they can also be impoverished by the commodity.
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.
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.
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 is set to issue its first cyber security bill. It's badly needed, but in its current form the legislation also create risks of abuses of power and violations of human rights.
A forest professor tells his experience on the hardships of putting out peat fires in Indonesia
Two decades after it helped the Timorese people gain their freedom, Canada would do well to provide a significant helping hand to the country again.
Timor-Leste has had a long and violent history of struggle for self-determination, and while there is much to celebrate, there is also still much to do.
Violence has returned to West Papua over the arrests of students for allegedly desecrating a flag. So much for the new push for reconciliation under Indonesia President Joko Widodo.
People's acceptance of poverty is the biggest challenge to eradicating poverty in Yogyakarta and Banten, both on Indonesia's most populated Java island.
The lack of safe spaces for students to express themselves and explore their academic passions can be seen as a reason why Indonesia doesn't perform well in global education indexes.
Our research estimates how much benefit taxing sugary drinks could bring to Indonesia.
Women quitting their jobs after having a family is an everyday story in Indonesia.
As politicians focus on the inauguration of a new parliament in October, supporters of the bill are concerned the bill might not be passed.
The Supreme Court created a guidelines that aimed for justices to treat women fairly. But it denied its own equality push when it came to the case of Baiq Nuril Maknun.
Terrorism networks employ both legal and illegal ways to fund their activities. Their use of legal businesses seems to be on the rise.