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military figure arrested for illegal logging Jakarta Post. March
disturbing pattern of permissiveness to graft Jakarta Globe Editorial.
March 17, 2015
oversight of sentence cuts under threat Jakarta Post. March 17, 2015
minister blasted for bid to go easy on graft convicts Jakarta Globe.
March 17, 2015
Golkar seal partnership Jakarta Post. March 17, 2015
nine: Executions could be delayed months as judges re-examine Filipina
maid's case Sydney Morning Herald. March 17, 2015
General says Budi Gunawan case lacks evidence Jakarta Post. March
grilled for going soft on graft Jakarta Post. March 16, 2015
nine executions: Phone-tapping rumours surround delay Sydney Morning
Herald. March 16, 2015
activists lash out at MUI's anti-LGBT fatwa Jakarta Globe. March
& Press Releases
Report 2015: Indonesia - Human Rights Watch. January 30, 2015
Prosecuting beliefs - Indonesia's blasphemy laws Amnesty International.
November 21, 2014 (PDF format)
Setting the agenda Human rights priorities for the new government
Amnesty International. April 20, 2014
Backgrounder: Indonesia's militarized democracy East Timor and Indonesia
Action Network. March 2014
Report 2014: Indonesia Human Rights Watch. January 21, 2014
for Profit, Failed by Governments Amnesty International. November
21, 2013 (PDF format)
Dark Side of Green Growth: Human Rights Impacts of Weak Governance in Indonesias
Forestry Sector - Human Rights Watch. July 16, 2013
Report: A facade of justice for torture victims in Indonesia Asian
Human Rights Commission. June 26, 2013
Surviving: Detention, Abuse, and Neglect of Migrant Children in Indonesia
Human Rights Watch. June 24, 2013
Submission to the United Nations Human Rights Committee for the 108th Session
of the Human Rights Committee Amnesty International. June 21, 2013
Report 2013: Indonesia - Amnesty International. May 23, 2013
Human Rights Report: Indonesia - Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights,
and Labor. April 19, 2013
to face the past: Justice for past abuses in Indonesia's Aceh province
- Amnesty International. April 18, 2013 (PDF format)
Religion's Name: Abuses against Religious Minorities in Indonesia -
Human Rights Watch. February 28, 2013 (PDF format)
Report 2013: Indonesia - Human Rights Watch. February 2013 (includes
fight for workers' rights in Indonesia
in July 1995, this document provides background and information for solidarity
activists on the economic and political conditions faced by Indonesian
workers and the activities of the Indonesian labour movement.
together - Indonesians and East Timorese join in struggle
in March 1996, this document details the December 7, 1995 embassy occupations
in Jakarta by Indonesian and East Timorese activists. It includes previously
unreleased press reports, statements and chronologies and interviews with
participants produced at the time the actions were being carried out.
struggle for democracy in Indonesia - Introducing the PRD
in November 1996, this document is an introduction to the Indonesian people's
struggle against the Indonesian dictatorship and background information
on the PRD.
Sari: Jailed for daring to struggle
First published in December
1997, this is a story of an activist whose courage, tireless struggle and
self-sacrifice has won the respect of activists and ordinary Indonesians
Australian military ties with Indonesia
Published July 1998, this
document examines the history of Australia's military ties with Indonesia
and its ongoing support for the regime in the post-Suharto era.
in revolt - democracy or death
Indonesia in revolt - democracy
or death was made in Indonesia and Australia between August 1998 and March
1999 in cooperation with activists from the Indonesian political underground,
it tells the story of the successful struggle by Indonesian students to
get rid of Suharto. It also shows how the struggle for full democracy,
social justice and freedom in Indonesia, is not yet over. (Available from
23 April, 1999)
One Struggle One Change
Indonesia: One Struggle
One Change examins how teh current economic crisis has created the greatest
opportunity for change Indonesians have seen in years. One Change is a
comprehensive 30-minute documentary shot in Indonesia and East Timor in
1997. The documentary captures the current political climate through
the voices of those long silenced. Pro-democracy advocates, East
Timorese, labour organisers, students, and workers speak out about life
under the boot of the Indonesian regime.
is only one word - RESIST!
is only one word - RESIST! is a 30 minute documentary which provides a
background to the explosive political and social conditions in Indonesia.
It examines developments in the pro-democracy movement and includes an
exclusive interview with jailed activist Dita Sari, other PRD activists
and footage of the July 27, 1996, military attack on the Indonesian Democratic