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Mar 13, 2016

All alone

Rohingya man in a camp in Bayeun, Aceh - Credit: Henri Ismail

Unaccompanied minors face precarious conditions in Indonesia

By Realisa D Masardi

Mar 13, 2016

Resisting limbo

Children at play at the Cisarua Refugee Learning Centre - Credit: CRLC

Self-organisation amongst refugees in Indonesia

By Thomas Brown

Mar 13, 2016

Marriage denied

A Cambodian refugee with his daughter and Indonesian wife - Credit: Antje Missbach

Refugees, asylum seekers and stateless migrants face significant barriers to marrying their Indonesian partners

By Robyn Sampson

Mar 13, 2016

Ugly sanctuary

Dilapidated buildings at the former refugee centre on Galang Island - Credit: Antje Missbach

The Galang Island refugee camp has a chequered history

By Sindhunata Hargyono

Mar 13, 2016

Rocking the boat

The group of eighteen with their interpreters at the Curtin Detention Centre, 1995 - Credit: Odete Pinto

Jose da Costa and 17 others fled Indonesia-occupied East Timor on a small fishing boat and sought asylum in Australia

By Vannessa Hearman and Jose da Costa

Mar 13, 2016

Shelter versus shielded borders

A sign reading ‘West Aceh Community support for Muslim Rohingya’ - Credit: Antje Missbach

The Rohingya case reveals the difficulty of combatting transnational crime associated with forced migration

By Tri Nuke Pudjiastuti

Mar 15, 2016

Bagaimana Indonesia menangani migrasi paksa

Kasus Rohingya mengungkap bagaimana sulitnya melawan kejahatan transnasional dalam migrasi paksa

By Tri Nuke Pudjiastuti

Mar 14, 2016

Filling the legal vacuum

Asylum seekers queue at UNHCR’s office in Jakarta - Credit: Antje Missbach

Improving prospects for asylum seekers and refugees in Indonesia is a matter of political will

By Sophie Duxson

Mar 14, 2016

What the future might hold

Rafendi Djamin (former Indonesian representative AICHR), Tri Nuke Pudjiastuti (LIPI), and Alice Nah (University of York) at the track two dialogue - Credit: Centre for Policy Development

Opening new prospects for asylum seekers and refugees in Indonesia and Southeast Asia

By Lars Stenger

Jun 21, 2016

Samarinda’s deadly mining pits

A GSM plaintiff and a farmer stand on the edge of her mined land in Samarinda -  Armin Hari

The end of the boom has not meant an end to the...

By Tessa Toumbourou

Jun 13, 2016

A dispensable threat

Information and Communication Ministry ordered instant messaging applications including LINE, to remove emoticons depicting same-sex intimacy

LGBT rights and recognition have been under attack in the Indonesian media...

By Benjamin Hegarty and Ferdiansyah Thajib

Jun 13, 2016

The Earth Dance

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Lontar Modern Indonesia Fiction Series

By Oka Rusmini

Jun 13, 2016

They say I'm not a Muslim

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Lontar Modern Indonesian Fiction Series

By Gadis Ariva

Jun 07, 2016

Transboundary haze 

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A regional problem with a regional cause  

By Helena Varkkey

Jun 06, 2016

Review: Palm oil and patronage

An investigation into the transboundary haze and the palm plantations in Indonesia

By Patrick Anderson

May 30, 2016

Review: Kartini’s complete legacy

Bringing Kartini’s entire anthology of writings together for the first time reveals...

By Pam Allen

May 22, 2016

Religious Bandung II: The champion arrives

Newly provided with a functional artificial grass surface, Bandung’s public square is now a popular social space for Bandung residents. (Julian Millie)

Bandung’s civic improvement program continues after its patron is imprisoned 

By Agus Ahmad Safei and Julian Millie

May 17, 2016

Beyond categorisation

Trans* FTM individuals can identify with many different labels - FAMM Indonesia

An Indonesian transsexual movement faces challenges from within, as well as from...

By Danny Gordon

Edition 124: Asylum in Indonesia

Asylum in Indonesia: Can temporary refuge become permanent protection?

The international refugee system is in disarray. As Europe struggles to craft a response to an unprecedented influx of migrants and asylum seekers, the United Nations refugee agency reports that...

Mar 13, 2016 - Antje Missbach and Nikolas Feith Tan

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