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Sexual & Domestic Violence

May 19, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Tempo - May 19, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – The Women School of Ciliwung in South Jakarta has embraced women in the area to decrease the number of domestic violence through education and women empowerment.

May 16, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Jakarta Post - May 16, 2019

Jakarta – The Garut Police in West Java revealed on Wednesday that they had arrested a 26-year-old self-proclaimed dukun (shaman) identified as RGS for the alleged sexual assault of 20

May 10, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Tempo - May 10, 2019

Jakarta (Koran Tempo) – The Indonesian Children's Protection Commission (KPAI) said there need to be harsher punishments for child abusers.

May 8, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Coconuts Jakarta - May 8, 2019

A 67-year-old man from the East Kalimantan city of Samarinda has been accused of raping his teenage daughters, aged 19 and 16, for seven years.

May 5, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Jakarta Post - May 5, 2019

Andi Hajramurni, Makassar – The Hasanuddin Military District Command (Kodam) XIV has handed over Army deserter Adrianus Pattyan, 25, for further questioning as a civilian for allegedly

May 2, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Jakarta Post - May 2, 2019

Andi Hajramurni, Makassar – The Kendari Police are investigating a deserter of the Indonesian Military (TNI) for allegedly kidnapping and sexually abusing six young girls in Kendari, S

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Coconuts Jakarta - May 2, 2019

The Jakarta Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) system has been a hit since it recently opened to the public, averaging over 82,000 passengers per day in its first month of commercial operation.

April 30, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Jakarta Globe - April 30, 2019

Vento Saudale & Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – The Supreme Court has removed the head judge at the Cibinong District Court in West Java and slapped disciplinary punishment on three othe

April 29, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Tempo - April 29, 2019

Fajar Pebrianto, Jakarta – The National Commission on Violence Against Women (Komnas Perempuan) voiced their concern over the case that saw a woman sexually violated over a train run b

April 25, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Coconuts Jakarta - April 25, 2019

A woman's tweets alleging officials' extremely misogynistic handling of sexual harassment on a train in Indonesia have gone viral in what seems to be yet another case of officials vict

April 9, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
East Asia Forum - April 9, 2019

Iwu Dwisetyani Utomo – A recent Gender and Reproductive Health Study in Indonesia found a surprisingly high degree of comprehension of sexual harassment among Indonesian students and t

April 1, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Coconuts Jakarta - April 1, 2019

Indonesia's parliament is currently trying to pass the Bill on the Elimination of Sexual Violence (RUU PKS), a piece of legislation which activist say is desperately needed to provide

March 31, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
CNN Indonesia - March 31, 2019

Surabaya – Dangdut singer Rhoma Irama touched on the Draft Law on the Elimination of Sexual Violence (RUU PKS) in a speech at a campaign rally for presidential hopeful Prabowo Subianto

March 27, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Jakarta Post - March 27, 2019

Yulia Savitri, Palembang – Police are searching for two individuals suspected of being involved in the killing of a 24-year-old female priest, identified only as MZ, in Air Sugihan dis

March 18, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Jakarta Post - March 18, 2019

Jakarta – Following a one-week search, the police arrested on Sunday a legislative candidate from the Prosperous Justice Party (PKS), identified as AH, for allegedly molesting his daug

March 14, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Jakarta Post - March 14, 2019

Yogyakarta –A well-publicized case of sexual abuse in Gadjah Mada University often referred to as Agni's case, in reference to the survivor's pseudonym, has opened a public discussion

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Jakarta Post - March 14, 2019

Apriadi Gunawan, Medan – Police in Langkat regency, North Sumatra, are investigating a case that claims 23 students of a madrasah (Islamic school) in Serapuh ABC village, Padang Tualan

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Coconuts Jakarta - March 14, 2019

An Indonesian man running as a regional legislative candidate for the Islam-based Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) is now running from the law after grave accusations of sexual abuse inv

March 10, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Jakarta Post - March 10, 2019

Nurul Fitri Ramadhani and Bambang Muryanto, Jakarta and Yogyakarta – The House of Representatives has once again pledged to expedite its deliberations over a sexual violence bill becau

March 3, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Tempo.co - March 3, 2019

Juli Hantoro, Jakarta – The director of the Jakarta Alimat Network (Indonesian Family Justice Movement), Maria Ulfah Anshor, says that opposition to the Draft Law on the Elimination of

February 27, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Tribune - February 27, 2019

Manado – In the lead up to International Women's Day (IWD) on March 8, a number of organisations in Manado, North Sulawesi, have joined together in the Civil Society Coalition Against

February 26, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Jakarta Post - February 26, 2019

Jakarta – The recent rape of a disabled woman in Lampung in which her father and two brothers have been implicated has highlighted the fact that women are often not safe even in their

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
The Conversation - February 26, 2019

Balawyn Jones and Max Walden – Proposed legislation to eliminate sexual violence in Indonesia has made headlines in recent weeks because of vocal opposition to the bill from Islamic co

February 25, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Coconuts Jakarta - February 25, 2019

A 57-year-old teacher of religion, identified by his initials BS, who works at an elementary school in Kutai Kartanegara, East Kalimantan, has been arrested on suspicion that he molest

February 24, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Sukabumi Update - February 24, 2019

Farrah AM/ADV – House of Representatives (DPR) Commission XI member Heri Gunawan from Prabowo Subianto's Greater Indonesia Movement Party (Gerindra) says that his party wants to focus