News and events
Public Panel and Workshop: The 2019 Indonesian election: electoral accountability and democratic quality
This public panel and workshop examines the implications of the 2019 legislative and presidential elections for electoral accountability and democratic quality in Indonesia.
Monthly discussion – Land use and planning in Indonesia: how do we claw our way out of this mess?
We will discuss the implementation of land use in Jakarta and East Kalimantan, and the prospects and challenges of One Map Policy as a point of reference for land use and planning in Indonesia.
Monthly discussion: the New Order spectre: disinformation in Indonesia’s democracy
In this discussion, the authors examine disinformation--the “simultaneously conscious and unconscious, blurring [of] the boundary between fact and fiction” (Cheyfitz, 2017: 7)--by taking the case of Indonesia’s 2019 Presidential Elections.
Monthly discussion: “Indonesia tanpa feminisme: my body is not mine, but do I know it?”
The topic will be discussed from the perspective of feminism, religion and their influence in social political realm, and from the perspective of women’s sexuality and reproductive health situation.
Indonesia Forum Public Lecture. “The State of Politics in Indonesia and the Prospects for 2019: A Comparative View”
The public lecture tries to look at the underlying structures of politics in Indonesia.
#Palu Pulih: Fundraising BBQ
Melbournians, come along to our Central Sulawesi Earthquake and Tsunami Fundraiser BBQ!
Invitation and Call for Presenters. 37th IF Postgraduate Roundtable
The Indonesia Forum of the University of Melbourne is hosting a roundtable discussion in 2018 for graduate students who are engaged in research related to Indonesia.
Indonesia’s Inequality Conference, 1-2 November 2018
This conference examines the nature, causes, and consequences of Indonesia’s inequalities.