Feb 27, 2017 Last Updated 1:12 AM, Feb 27, 2017

Edition 127: Environmental Education

Can Indonesia save its beauty and biodiversity through Environmental Education?

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Feb 01, 2017

Environmental child soldiers

Students attending to a rehabilitated rubbish site beside their school - Credit: Kelsie Prabawa-Sear

Surabayan children are fighting to improve their local environment

By Kelsie Prabawa-Sear

Feb 01, 2017

A write-off

Front cover of Grade 11 Geography textbook - Publisher: Yrama Widya

School textbooks in Indonesia fail to teach environmental sustainability

By Lyn Parker

Feb 02, 2017

Commodifying conservation in Borneo

Plantation workers ready for work, Central Kalimantan - Credit: Suraya Afiff

Does the social marketing approach answer the big questions of conservation in Indonesia?

By Greg Acciaioli and Suraya Afiff

Feb 02, 2017

Fighting for existence

Three young Jakartans participating in REPLING in Cijambe - Credit: Erik Suhana

Environmental education is empowering rural youth to protect their hamlet from a luxury resort project 

By Mardha Tillah and Fahmi Rahman

Feb 02, 2017

Anticipating the future

Harvest failure in Indramayu, dry season 2015. Taken from air using a drone - Credit: Rhino Ariefiansyah, 2015

Success and failure of Indramayu farmers’ responses to El-Niño

By Yunita T. Winarto, Kees (C.J) Stigter (†) and Rhino Ariefiansyah

Feb 02, 2017

Farmers’ worst enemy

Chemical pesticides and fertiliser are sold freely in small village retailers together with food items - Credit: Center for Anthropological Studies – Universitas Indonesia in collaboration with ARC DG, DP130100051, October 2014 / Muki Wicaksono

Over-use of pesticides is making the crops ‘sick’, but only farmers educated about the environment understand this

By Muki T. Wicaksono, Yunita T. Winarto, Kees Stigter, Aria Sakti Handoko, Ubaidillah Pratama, Febry Sulistya

Feb 13, 2017

Falling through the cracks

The strict requirements of the Family Card registration system make it hard for many Indonesians to access JKN. (Credit: Clara Siagian)

The JKN or the National Health Insurance is failing Indonesia’s most vulnerable

By Sandeep Nanwani and Clara Siagian

Feb 06, 2017

Review: The future of dance is underwater

Balabala's five dancers thank the 2017 Sydney Festival audience. (Credit: Natali Pearson)

Natali Pearson reviews two powerful dance works by Eko Supriyanto currently touring...

By Natali Pearson

Jan 16, 2017

Safe water at a premium

Home-delivered gallons of drinking water. (Credit: Ikhlasul Amal)

The UN’s claim that 87 per cent of Indonesians have access to...

By RA Koesoemo Roekmi

Jan 09, 2017

In the name of food security

A banner in front of a military outpost in Langkahan village, North Aceh. The banner reads ‘Together with the people the TNI will be stronger’. Emirza Adi Syailendra

The army’s over-immersion in civilian affairs is being encouraged by its role...

By Emirza Adi Syailendra

Dec 21, 2016

Vale George Aditjondro

Academic, activist and human rights defender, George Aditjondro will be sadly missed

By Garry Rodan

Dec 20, 2016

Essay: ‘Harvard’ and ‘Cambridge’ at your doorstep

Welcome to Kampoeng Inggris, Pare, East Java. (Credit: Erlinawati Graham)

Pare’s English language school grew out of a tutoring job and is...

By Duncan Graham

Dec 12, 2016

Review: Recounting the revolution

Two recently republished memoirs illustrate the divergence of experiences during the Indonesian...

By Kevin W Fogg

Dec 06, 2016

Politics of the Indonesian city

Jakarta governor Basuki 'Ahok' Tjahaja Purnama. (Credit: Gerald Sipahutar)

York University professor Abidin Kusno shares reflections on Ahok's leadership

By Andy Fuller

Nov 29, 2016

Kartini: Kumpulan puisi

Tiga bersaudara Kartini, Kardinah dan Roekmini (Sumber: Wikimedia Commons)

Kumpulan karya puisi memperingati jasa-jasa Kartini dalam perjuangan kaum wanita Indonesia.

By Various

Nov 29, 2016

Kartini: Anthology of poems

Kartini and her sisters Kardinah and Roekmini. (Credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Five poems celebrating Kartini and her contribution to Indonesia's feminist movement.

By Harry Aveling

Nov 21, 2016

Something's cooking

Pak Arum showing off his rissoles, cooked using biogas (Credit: Christina Haryanto Putri)

Biogas reduces the burden of fossil fuel subsidies

By Joshua Parfitt

Nov 14, 2016

A parliamentary free-for-all

The DPR/MPR building

Indonesia’s political parties have lost control over the national budgeting process, as...

By Yuna Farhan

This Week

Human rights activist Putu Oka Sukanta. (Credit: Herb Feith Foundation)

A drink for humanity

Pat Walsh

Honouring Indonesian activist Putu Oka Sukanta for humanity

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