Women's health care: A flaw in Indonesia’s system

Women's health care: A flaw in Indonesia’s system

Healthier and stronger underprivileged women only make their communities and the country better.

Can a Covid-19 tracing app save Indonesia?

Can a Covid-19 tracing app save Indonesia?

Something has to be done to get this virus under control. Technology may be the best answer.

Thailand in the midst of a US-China rivalry

Thailand in the midst of a US-China rivalry

Muddled in its own domestic political and health crises, the kingdom must appease both great-power nations and play them off against each other.

The weakening: Global governance and cooperation

The weakening: Global governance and cooperation

Can we all get along and cooperate? That is an increasingly pertinent question around the world.

The last (and most difficult) challenge to democracy

The last (and most difficult) challenge to democracy

Democracy means freedom. But does it also mean destruction of that freedom?

China’s overlords of secrecy

America 2020: Why Asean matters

Indonesia, the EU and palm oil gold

Is This Our Democracy?

Revving up the e-commerce engine.

Negara-Bangsa dan Proyek Bersama

Negara-Bangsa dan Proyek Bersama

Sebagai negara majemuk, Indonesia dihadapkan dengan masalah masih tingginya emosi kebangsaan di tengah masyarakat. Hal ini menjadi...

Plural societies’ inequality and the promise of education

Plural societies’ inequality and the promise of education

Understanding the potentially “destructive impact” of educational practices on social stability and social justice is critically important...

Waving an old art into daily life

Waving an old art into daily life

An invitation to a wedding with a traditional East Javanese puppet performance is special, as it reveals that the tangled cultural...

The US and the South China Sea

The US and the South China Sea

The United States unveiled a new policy regarding China’s claims and actions in the South China Sea. So what happens next?

mendukung pengembangan ekonomi mandiri di wilayah pedesaan

mendukung pengembangan ekonomi mandiri di wilayah pedesaan...

Wilayah perdesaan memiliki peranan yang vital dan strategis di dalam pembangunan ekonomi mandiri dan berkelanjutan. Oleh karena itu,...

Menakar Masa Depan Premanisme Jakarta Raya

Menakar Masa Depan Premanisme Jakarta Raya

Premanisme telah berurat akar dalam kehidupan berbangsa dan bernegara Indonesia. Perlu solusi terpadu untuk memberantas premanisme...

Pendidikan tinggi di Indonesia pasca Covid-19

Pendidikan tinggi di Indonesia pasca Covid-19

Pengelolaan perguruan tinggi di Indonesia pasca Covid-19 harus lebih efektif dan efisien. Kerjasama antar pemangku kepentingan harus...

Watching 'Ave' fly - online

Watching 'Ave' fly - online

Photos and text by Toto Santiko Budi

The future of civilization: Indonesia’s contribution

The future of civilization: Indonesia’s contribution

It’s time to renew the spirit of the Non-Aligned Movement for the 21st century.

Tracing the origins of global trade

Tracing the origins of global trade

The Year 1000: When Explorers Connected the World and Globalization Began. By Valerie Hansen (Scribner, 2020, 313 pages)

Humanitarian Islam: Fostering shared civilizational values to revitalize a rules-based international order

Humanitarian Islam: Fostering shared civilizational values...

A movement is underway to change the face of Islam, whose base is shifting from the Middle East to Asia.

Wicked fire: Managing fire risk in a changing climate

Wicked fire: Managing fire risk in a changing climate

What can Indonesia learn from the experiences of other countries in mitigating wildfire damage? The answers are compelling.

Indonesia’s key to digital success: Crowdfunding

Indonesia’s key to digital success: Crowdfunding

One domestic platform has taken the donations market by storm. Can it be a blueprint for start-ups just entering the industry?

Mencari antivirus baru untuk Covid-19 dari keanekaragaman hayati tumbuhan Indonesia

Mencari antivirus baru untuk Covid-19 dari keanekaragaman...

Di tengah keraguan akan keberhasilan pengembangan vaksin, Indonesia memiliki keanekaragaman hayati tumbuhan luar biasa yang dapat...

Optimasi Penyaluran Bantuan Sosial yang Problematik  di Tengah Pandemi Covid-19

Optimasi Penyaluran Bantuan Sosial yang Problematik di...

OPEC at 60: A powerful past, a doubtful future

OPEC at 60: A powerful past, a doubtful future

Lower prices and alternative energy sources are seriously hurting the organization. Can OPEC survive?

Mendorong Pemulihan Sektor Manufaktur pasca Covid-19 melalui Manajemen Energi

Mendorong Pemulihan Sektor Manufaktur pasca Covid-19 melalui...

Pandemi Covid-19 telah mengakibatkan imbas negatif kepada ekonomi global dan nasional. Salah satu strategi yang dapat dilakukan oleh...

Can Indonesia compete?

Can Indonesia compete?

All the pieces are there to push Indonesia up the ladder before mid-century. Can the country put the puzzle together?

Tackling Jakarta’s traffic woes

Tackling Jakarta’s traffic woes

It’s the bane of the capital’s existence. Public-private engagement is the best way forward for Jakarta’s public transportation system.

Sudah Tepatkah Indonesia Menerapkan Kehidupan New Normal?

Sudah Tepatkah Indonesia Menerapkan Kehidupan New Normal?

Pemerintah Indonesia telah memutuskan untuk menerapkan normal baru sebagai upaya perbaikan ekonomi di masa pandemi Covid-19. Namun...