#Indonesia

  • Article: How Australian Aid Is Helping to Advance Gender Equality in Indonesia

    How Australian Aid Is Helping to Advance Gender Equality in Indonesia

    By Madeleine Keck|March 26, 2020

    Government-funded women's civil society organisations are chipping away at social norms. Read more

  • Article: A New Sexist Bill Threatens Maternity Leave in Indonesia

    A New Sexist Bill Threatens Maternity Leave in Indonesia

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 21, 2020

    The family resilience bill also orders women to take care of all household responsibilities. Read more

  • Article: Indonesian Minister Suggests Rich Should Marry Poor to Reduce Poverty

    Indonesian Minister Suggests Rich Should Marry Poor to Reduce Poverty

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Pia Gralki|Feb. 21, 2020

    Muhadjir Effendy introduced a controversial fatwa to limit the number of new low-income families. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia Launches Nationwide Vaccination Program Against Pneumonia

    Indonesia Launches Nationwide Vaccination Program Against Pneumonia

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 19, 2020

    Gavi works to see pneumonia vaccines reach developing nations at the same time as developed nations. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia’s LGBTQ Community at Risk After Jailing of ‘Britain’s Most Prolific’ Rapist

    Indonesia’s LGBTQ Community at Risk After Jailing of ‘Britain’s Most Prolific’ Rapist

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 16, 2020

    Human rights group warns LGBTQ people could be under threat, after sentencing of Reynhard Sinaga. Read more

  • Article: At Least 66 Dead Due to Monsoons and Flooding in Jakarta

    At Least 66 Dead Due to Monsoons and Flooding in Jakarta

    By Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 6, 2020

    Jakarta is a staggering example of the risks facing coastal cities as sea levels rise. Read more

  • Article: In a Win for Gender Equality, Indonesia Outlaws Child Marriage

    In a Win for Gender Equality, Indonesia Outlaws Child Marriage

    By Gabrielle Deonath  and  Pia Gralki|Sept. 24, 2019

    Previously, religious and local authorities could permit girls of any age to marry. Read more

  • Article: These 'Mighty Girls' Books Are Challenging Gender Stereotypes in Indonesia

    These 'Mighty Girls' Books Are Challenging Gender Stereotypes in Indonesia

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 10, 2019

    From fighting pollution to standing up to stereotypes, these books are challenging social norms. Read more