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Land & Agrarian Conflicts

January 7, 2020

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CNN Indonesia - January 7, 2020

Jakarta – The police have been cited as the principle actor in incidents of violence when land conflicts have broken out throughout 2019.

January 6, 2020

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CNN Indonesia - January 6, 2020

Jakarta – The Mining Advocacy Network (Jatam) has recorded that over the last five years conflicts involving mining have occurred on land covering some 925,748 hectares, involving at l

January 3, 2020

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Tempo - January 3, 2020

Rosniawanti Fikry Tahir, Jakarta – A student of the Halu Oleo Kendari University, Muhammad Iksan, fell victim to a machete attack by an unknown person on Thursday, January 2, after par

December 31, 2019

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Jakarta Post - December 31, 2019

Asip A. Hasani, Blitar, East Java – A group of farmers in Blitar, East Java, have established a member-owned financial institution.

December 16, 2019

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Tempo - December 16, 2019

Andita Rahma (Antara), Jakarta – Indonesian National Police's public relations chief, Grand Commissioner Asep Adi Saputra says there are at least 25 police members from the Bandung's K

December 13, 2019

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Jakarta Post - December 13, 2019

Arya Dipa, Bandung, West Java – Authorities in Bandung, West Java, forcefully evicted residents of Taman Sari subdistrict on Thursday, leading to a clash between security personnel and

November 24, 2019

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Jakarta Post - November 24, 2019

Jakarta – Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan met on Friday with around 1,000 poor capital dwellers following controversial evictions in North Jakarta.

November 22, 2019

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Tempo - November 22, 2019

Made Argawa, Jakarta – The Balinese resistance movement against Benoa Bay Reclamation (ForBAli), publically reminded the new Maritime and Fisheries Minister Edhy Prabowo to not interfe

November 19, 2019

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Tempo - November 19, 2019

Lani Diana Wijaya, Jakarta – Subaidah (40) is one of the settlers in an area in Sunter, North Jakarta, that was evicted from her home.

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Jakarta Post - November 19, 2019

Jakarta – The North Jakarta administration recently evicted illegal settlements on Jl.

November 12, 2019

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Jakarta Post - November 12, 2019

Apriadi Gunawan, Medan – The Journalist Safety Committee has said that the murders of Maratua Siregar and Maraden Sianipar in Labuhan Batu, North Sumatra, suspected to be related to pa

November 11, 2019

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Reuters - November 11, 2019

Stanley Widianto and Jessica Damiana, Jakarta – The murder of two Indonesian activists, allegedly ordered by a palm oil businessman, highlights the threats faced by environmentalists,

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Jakarta Globe - November 11, 2019

Jakarta – North Sumatra Police say they are on a manhunt for three fugitives who are part of a conspiracy linked to a palm oil company to murder two journalists in Labuhan Batu, a dist

November 9, 2019

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Agence France Presse - November 9, 2019

An Indonesian palm oil executive has been arrested for allegedly ordering the killing two activist journalists who were mediating a land dispute between his company and local residents

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Jakarta Post - November 9, 2019

Apriadi Gunawan, Medan – North Sumatra Police have arrested an oil palm plantation owner believed to be the mastermind behind the murder of two journalists-cum-activists, Maraden Siani

November 8, 2019

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Tempo - November 8, 2019

Karana Ww, Jakarta – House of Representatives (DPR) Commission IV Deputy Dedi Mulyadi strongly urges the government, in this case, the Environment and Forestry Ministry (KLHK), to guar

November 5, 2019

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Agence France Presse - November 5, 2019

Medan, Indonesia – Two men have been arrested in connection with the brutal murder of a pair of Indonesian activist journalists who were mediating in a land dispute between a palm oil

November 4, 2019

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Straits Times - November 4, 2019

Jakarta – Two journalists who mediated a protracted land dispute between local residents and an oil palm plantation were found dead in Labuhan Batu regency, North Sumatra, their bodies

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› Land & Agrarian Conflicts
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) News Release - November 4, 2019

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls for an independent investigation to identify the perpetrators and instigators of the brutal murders of two journalists who reported allegations of

News ›› Indonesia ›› Land & Agrarian Conflicts
Mongabay - November 4, 2019

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October 25, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Land & Agrarian Conflicts
Tempo - October 25, 2019

Fajar Pebrianto, Jakarta – The Agrarian Reform Consortium (KPA) secretary-general Dewi Kartika was cynical toward President Joko Widodo's constant land certificate distributions.

October 24, 2019

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New York Times - October 24, 2019

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October 16, 2019

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SBS News - October 16, 2019

Aaron Fernandes – Golfrid Siregar dedicated his life to defending Indonesia's environment and exposing corruption. It's a role that his family fear may have cost him his life.

October 14, 2019

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Al Jazeera - October 14, 2019

Aisyah Llewellyn, Medan, Indonesia – Khairul Bukhari is in mourning.

October 12, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Land & Agrarian Conflicts
Agence France Presse - October 12, 2019

The death of an Indonesian activist leading a lawsuit to block a Chinese-funded hydroelectric dam has raised "numerous alarm bells" and should be investigated, Human Rights Watch (HRW)