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  • 07 Feb 2013
    An unlikely source of peace from the deep waters of Indonesia

    Against an idyllic backdrop of crystal clear waters, a group of fishermen gather on a recent morning to collect seaweed in Halmahera Island, once the scene of severe sectarian violence.

  • 12 Dec 2012
    Indonesian Democracy Index (IDI) 2010

    Jakarta, 12 December 2012 – The much-anticipated Indonesian Democracy Index (IDI) 2010 has finally been launched in Jakarta, with the presence of Home Affairs Minister and the Head of Central Statistics Agency.

  • 10 Dec 2012
    Winners of Journalism Award – Access to Justice

    Jakarta, 10 December 2012 , To mark ‘International Human Rights Day’ and to raise awareness about access to justice issues, the National Planning and Development Agency (BAPPENAS) and UNDP, through its ‘Strengthening Access to Justice in Indonesia’ (SAJI) project, will host the ‘Access to Justice Journalism Award (2012)’. The central theme of this year’s award is, ‘Fulfilling, Protecting and Honouring the Basic Rights of the Poor - Justice for All’.

  • 16 Oct 2012
    Journalists head to Ternate to see access of justice

    UNDP recently travelled with Tempo English and Jakarta Post to meet beneficiaries of UNDP’s Legal Access fo Disadvantages (LEAD) Project in Ternate. During the trip, the journalists met victims of violence and local housewifes who act as paralegals. The housewives were trained by a local NGO which has been UNDP’s working partner since 2008.

  • 02 Oct 2012
    The Social Good Summit 2012

    UNDP Indonesia recently hosted the Social Good Summit, part of UNDP-led global gathering of social media enthusiasts, to discuss how social media can help solving development problems. Attended by some of Indonesia’s most influential bloggers, the gathering looked at how social media could raise public awareness on climate change issues.