Presidentialism in Indonesia creates very specific political dynamics.
Key areas for cooperation between Indonesia and the Gulf countries are trade and investment, multilateralism, pandemic mitigation, and cultural exchange.
In countries such as Indonesia, politicised science can obscure real research. Open science has the potential to help filter out sketchy research and protect the public’s interests.
In many of these countries, traditional power — often autocratic, feudal and authoritarian — lies just beneath the veneer of liberal democracies.
Indonesia's car sales tax cut could damage the environment as more cars on the streets will increase carbon emissions.
Satellite data reveals increased seaweed production during the COVID-19 pandemic
Indonesian gay communities dispel stigmas by using four strategies on social media.
The desire of former TNI and police officers to enter politics has more to do with personal advancement than with advancing the institutional interests of the military or police.
Indonesia needs to consider long-term engagement to produce deeper and more sustainable impacts.
Reversing the year-long trend all comes down to good policymaking, driven by data and research.
If the Bill is passed without medical and psychological help and strategy, the Indonesia government might put those with alcohol dependency at a serious risk of harm from alcohol withdrawal symptoms.
The countries of the ASEAN region have important roles to play in tackling the global problem of marine plastic waste.
TikTok has a high aptitude as a booster for grassroot political activism, even in regions where freedom of expression is limited.
While having to carry the added burdens and responsibilities of working from home, Indonesian female academics are also sidelined by policies in universities.
Continued persecution in Myanmar and dire living condition in Bangladesh push Rohingya people to keep seeking refuge.
By prioritising vaccination for the elderly, Indonesia may optimally reduce the hospital burden and COVID-19 deaths amid a limited vaccine supply during the first vaccination phase.
Supply chain transparency is important, but countries like Australia also must do more to support the justice process, such as securing compensation for fishermen and putting traffickers in jail.
Urat village is one of Indonesia's many potential for rural tourism. However, study finds that indigenous people still feels left out to develop their own tourism business in their own areas.
The painting of pigs at least 45,500 years ago on a cave wall in Sulawesi may be the earliest figurative rock art ever found.
Air travel in Indonesia is a lot safer than a decade ago.