May 25, 2015 Last Updated 11:16 AM, May 19, 2015

Managing village water

Managing village water

Two communities on the slopes of West Java’s Mount Ciremai try to take control of their water needs, in the face of stiff competition

Read more

Empty seas and hard times

Empty seas and hard times

A community in western Bali hopes that government regulation and a shift to eco-tourism will save it from the decline of its traditional fishing industry

Read more
Page 1 of 2

Latest Articles

Book Review: Tiger Stone

May 19, 2015 - Elena Williams

Book Review: Tiger Stone

Deryn Mansell’s novel opens a window into Indonesia for younger readers

Petrol subsidy cuts: Taming a tricky beast

May 03, 2015 - Iona Main

Petrol subsidy cuts: Taming a tricky beast

Petrol subsidies have gone, but at what cost to Indonesia’s poor?

What are your true colours?: A conversation

Apr 26, 2015 - Delita Sartika

What are your true colours?: A conversation

A brief conversation between strangers provokes thoughts on Australia–Indonesia relations Essays and Fiction is a new series of writing in Inside Indonesia that aims to give voice to more personal stories about...

Engaging young Indonesians in politics and the case of WikiDPR

Apr 20, 2015 - Michael Hatherell

Engaging young Indonesians in politics and the case of WikiDPR

A new volunteer movement is shining a light on Indonesia’s parliament and its representatives

Interview: Oppenheimer on The Look of Silence

Mar 22, 2015 - Jess Melvin

Interview: Oppenheimer on The Look of Silence

Following on from the award winning documentary The Act of Killing, director Joshua Oppenheimer talks about making his second film The Look of Silence and its impact in Indonesia and around the...

Subscribe to Inside Indonesia

Receive Inside Indonesia's latest articles and quarterly editions in your inbox.

 


Lontar Modern Indonesia

Lontar-Logo-Ok

 

A selection of stories from the Indonesian classics and modern writers, periodically published free for Inside Indonesia readers, courtesy of Lontar

Readers said:

  • A woman’s place
    Fatimah - 29 Apr
    Farhan, a single, 26-year-old mechanical engineering student in Jakarta, Rini, a 22-year-old, female architecture student in Makassar interesting that ...
     
  • Engaging young Indonesians in politics and the case of WikiDPR
    Levriana Yustriani - 21 Apr
    WikiDPR is one of many citizen-driven initiatives emerged around Indonesia 2014 General Elections. Others such AyoVote, Pantau Pemilu, Pemilu Bersih ...
     
  • Making their way
    v neelakantan - 14 Apr
    Interesting piece.
     
  • Making their way
    Antony - 14 Apr
    Another issue is the appalling pay that professional receive. Indonesian's are increasingly obsessed with qualification attainment and many families ...

30th Anniversary Book

Inside Indonesia - 30th Anniversary Photo Book

 

Have you bought your copy of Inside Indonesia's 30th Anniversary book yet?

The book features 30 of the judges' favourite images from the 2013 Inside Indonesia Photography Competition.

Preview the book here and order your copy (AUD$35.00 plus postage) by emailing us at admin@insideindonesia.org