It is important to note that the actual number of women and children with disabilities who have become victims of sexual violence is much higher than the figures reported.
Juli 22, 2019
As politicians focus on the inauguration of a new parliament in October, supporters of the bill are concerned the bill might not be passed.
In this file photo, Joko Widodo is delivering a speech in Jakarta, 2014.
From the use of dictions in his victory speech, Jokowi seems to end the political polarization in Indonesia while also identify his friend and foe.
Our respondents said they preferred sweet drinks as they believed the cost of packaged mineral water was as expensive or more expensive than sugary beverages.
Juli 23, 2019
Indonesia's National Children Day
In Indonesia, not all children can get clean and safe drinking water. The latest research shows this can drive them to consume sweet beverages instead, posing a risk to their health.
Indonesia women attending a meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia.
UN Women/Ryan Brown
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.
Mella Jaarsma, The landscaper 2013, costume: wood, paint, iron and leather, single-channel video: 3:40 minutes, colour, sound.
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. Purchased 2018. Photo by Mie Cornoedus
The exhibition Contemporary Worlds: Indonesia has many wonderful works. But it is an exception - despite our close proximity, there are few opportunities for Australians to engage with Indonesian art.
A Rohingya Muslim woman from Myanmar holds her child as they arrive at Kuala Kedah Jetty, in Kedah State, Malaysia, April 3, 2018.
Granting refugees in Malaysia the legal right to work will empower them, give them the chance to accumulate social and capital resources, and benefit them and the country.
South Korea has grown into a rich country with a per capita GDP of nearly US$30,000 in 2017.
Why do some countries grow faster than others? Innovative local companies play a key role.
Constitutional Court justices read out their ruling over in the 2019 presidential election dispute hearing.
Prabowo's attorneys similar arguments which were rejected in 2014 trial.
Homeless Somalian refugees Rahma and Anisa sit on the bank of the Ciliwung River at night hoping to catch a cool breeze in Jakarta.
With Australia applying deterrence policies, Indonesia might have to step up to ensure protection for refugees transiting in the country.
A pilot of Indonesia’s airline, Garuda Indonesia, takes a selfie from his cockpit.
Juni 19, 2019
Indonesia's promising aviation industry is reflected in the thriving business of its two plane makers, DI and RAI.
To boost its research budget, the Indonesian government should ask private sector to invest more in supporting innovations.
Indonesia needs bigger research funding to encourage innovations and boost its economic growth.
Digital literacy movements require collaboration between the government, social media platforms and the public.
Juni 25, 2019
Collaborations between the government, communities, and social media platforms are essential to establish a successful national digital literacy movement
An exterior view of the Indonesian Constitusional Court building in Jakarta.
Providing the first empirical analysis of the court's performance in high-profile cases between 2004 and 2016, our research indicates that its independence from the government remains intact.
Indonesian Muslims hold candles during a memorial service on the first anniversary of suicide bombing attacks at Santa Maria Catholic Church in Surabaya, East Java.
Juni 13, 2019
It is important to understand the issues of intolerance through statistics. But it is crucial to dig deeper to understand why a person becomes intolerant.
The hands of a patient infected by monkeypox in Katako-Kombe, Democratic Republic of Congo, in 1997.
Brian W.J. Mahy/CDC
Monkeypox is very contagious and there is no cure. But the good news is the body can heal itself from the virus. Singapore is the first in Asia, where the monkey smallpox virus has infected humans.
Cigarettes destroy family health.
Mei 31, 2019
Designing anti-smoking campaign messages based on tried and tested health communication theories will make the messages more powerful.
Indonesia’s capital city Jakarta.
Mei 27, 2019
Indonesia has plans to move its capital outside of Java, but the government has yet to make the case for this move.
Protesters clash with police outside the Election Supervisory Board (Bawaslu) building in Jakarta following the announcement of the Indonesian presidential election result on 22 May 2019.
Mei 24, 2019
Post-election riots in Jakarta prompted Indonesia to limit social media access. But this also hampers verified information from credible media reaching the public.
World premiere of Godzilla: King of the Monsters at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California, on May 18 2019.
Godzilla might be radioactive and toxic but he's also a 'green' monster. As the latest 'King of the Monsters' film rampages across our screens, it's time to investigate his ecological credentials.
Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto (central) greets supporters after a press conference in Jakarta, Indonesia, 17 April 2019.
Indonesia's General Election Commission (KPU) has announced incumbent Joko "Jokowi" Widodo's victory in 2019 presidential election. His opponent Prabowo Subianto, plans to challenge the result. Here's why it will likely end up in vain.