#Indonesia

  • Article: Australia’s Foreign Aid Budget Redirected to Help the Asia-Pacific Respond to COVID-19

    Australia’s Foreign Aid Budget Redirected to Help the Asia-Pacific Respond to COVID-19

    By Madeleine Keck|June 2, 2020

    “This is an unprecedented pivot of our development program.” Read more

  • Article: Indonesian Couple Modifies Face Masks to Help People With Hearing Loss Communicate Safely

    Indonesian Couple Modifies Face Masks to Help People With Hearing Loss Communicate Safely

    By Madeleine Keck|May 14, 2020

    Over 200 masks have already been made and shipped throughout Indonesia. Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ+ Indonesians Are Being Forced to Undergo Exorcisms as a ‘Cure’

    LGBTQ+ Indonesians Are Being Forced to Undergo Exorcisms as a ‘Cure’

    By Catherine Caruso|May 8, 2020

    "It's traumatizing — the horror of that memory stays in my head." Read more

  • 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