Nov 25, 2015 Last Updated 4:29 AM, Nov 24, 2015

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Enduring impunity

Nov 23, 2015 - Galuh Wandita and Tegan Molony

Enduring impunity

The reality for women survivors of conflict-related violence in Indonesia does not match the rhetoric

Review: 'Enduring impunity': Women surviving atrocities in the absence of justice

Nov 23, 2015 - Katharine McGregor

Review: 'Enduring impunity': Women surviving atrocities in the absence of justice

Ongoing impunity for perpetrators continues to impact on the lives of women survivors

Inside Indonesia’s death penalty debate

Nov 09, 2015 - Zacharias Szumer

Inside Indonesia’s death penalty debate

Leading Indonesian commentators explain why the death penalty issue continues to have public and political support

Press representation of the ‘Bali Nine’ in Indonesia and Australia

Nov 08, 2015 - Helen Pausacker

Press representation of the ‘Bali Nine’ in Indonesia and Australia

A survey reveals that reporting of the Australians on death row did not foster better understanding of each country’s point of view

Trials of a mother

Oct 27, 2015 - Nicholas Metherall

Trials of a mother

For women giving birth in East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) and other rural and remote parts of Indonesia, adequate facilities and trained health workers are not easily reached

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