May 19, 2022 Last Updated 8:50 AM, May 6, 2022

Megawati Presidency

Sustainable recovery

Balinese people favour green initiatives in recovery effort

Taken by surprise

The Bali bombings reveal the failings of Australian-Indonesian intelligence co-operations

Preaching fundamentalism

The public teachings of Abu Bakar Ba'asyir

Tall tales

Conspiracy theories in post-bomb Indonesia

My pesantren, Darur Ridwan

Life in an East Javanese Islamic boarding school

Crisis is bad for your health

Crisis is bad for your health

Building social and legal reform

Australian lawyers and judges lend a hand

The life and death of Aceh's peace process

The collapse of the peace process has seen Aceh return to a cycle of violence

Risky business

Mining interests in Indonesia are facing challenging times

Disability in Indonesia

Life is challenging for people with disabilities in Indonesia

Teenage pregnancy

PIKIR is working hard to give pregnant teenagers real choices

AIDS education

The government works with waria in South Sulawesi

Solution or problem?

The regulation of traditional medicine has had unintended consequences

Jamu for the ills of modernity?

Jamu is evolving to meet modern needs

Shrinking penis disease

The mysteries of koro puzzle doctors, but dukun come to the rescue

Time honoured remedies for uncertain times

The traditional healers of contemporary East Java

Free clinic for street children

Street children learn to value their health in Yogyakarta

Surf Aid groundswell builds

Surfers rally to help the people of the Mentawai Islands

The long campaign

Malaria remains a major health policy challenge in Indonesia

Crisis and the politics of engagement

Crisis and the politics of engagement

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