• Featured

    Women In The Red-Green War

      by Woro (Jakarta), Max (London), Tony (Los Angeles) Crime has offenders and victims. But this is a story about victims in the far distance of Sumatra, Indonesia. This is not about the reasons, the [...]
  • Politics

    FPP and Its Advice on Secret Fund

    One day, close to the middle of 2013, a meeting was held between Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) and several individuals representing non-governmental organizations, such as the Forest Peoples Programme (FPP), the Rainforest Action Network (RAN), The [...]
  • Policy

    Welcome FLEGT-VPA, Goodbye FSC

    Forestry Minister Zulkifli Hasan, European Commissioner for the Environment Janez Potocnik, and Environmental Affairs Minister Valentinas Mazuronis representing the Lithuanian presidency of the EU Council of Ministers, signed a Cooperation Agreement between Indonesia and the [...]
  • Politics

    When the Suspect Yells as the Victim

    In the midst of an effort to crack down on and suppress corruption, the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has been accused of acting like the PKI or Gestapo and of choosing victims that satisfy political [...]

Why Is Central Kalimantan So Interesting To The FPI?

January 17, 2014 0

More than a thousand Dayak people held a demonstration at Tjilik Riwut Airport, Palangkaraya, Central Kalimantan, in December last year. The action was held to reject the arrival of the Islamic Defenders Front (FPI) Chairman […]


Who will be the Next President?

January 10, 2014 0

The public are shouting out for Jokowi to become President in 2014. But on one occasion this Solo man once said he wanted to focus on taking care of Jakarta. It appears that Jokowi isn’t […]


Partnering with ENGOs for Opinion Building

January 10, 2014 0

At the Conference of the Indonesian Palm Oil Association (Gapki ) IX in Bandung, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono told the audience that palm companies are not hostile toward non-governmental organizations (NGOs). He encouraged palm entrepreneurs to establish partnerships with NGOs in order to improve […]