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Sexual & Domestic Violence

March 14, 2019

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

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

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

February 23, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Tempo - February 23, 2019

Friski Riana, Jakarta – Directorate-general of public health at the Health Ministry has set a rehabilitation facility for perpetrators of sexual violence.

February 21, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Arah Juang - February 21, 2019

On February 20 the International Women's Day Joint Committee alliance held an action at the Gajah Mada University (UGM) in the Central Java city of Yogyakarta.

February 14, 2019

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

Devina Heriyanto, Jakarta – It was a hot bright day in August 2018 and the clock had struck one.

February 12, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
ABC News - February 12, 2019

An American missionary who was a hero in Timor-Leste for founding children's shelters that have operated for more than two decades has been expelled from his Catholic congregation afte

News ›› Aceh ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Antara - February 12, 2019

Muhammad Ifdhal, Banda Aceh – Aceh Regional House of Representatives (DPRA) Commission VIII chairperson Ghufran Zainal Abidin says that Indonesia's western-most province rejects the Dr

February 9, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Jakarta Post - February 9, 2019

Bambang Muryanto and Evi Mariani, Yogyakarta – The survivor of an alleged sexual assault at a respected university in Indonesia finds herself on a long journey battling victim-blaming

February 8, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Al Jazeera - February 8, 2019

Kate Walton, Jakarta – Government efforts to tackle sexual violence in Indonesia have triggered a backlash from conservative religious groups and others claiming the proposed law viola

February 7, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Kompas.com - February 7, 2019

Devina Halim, Jakarta – National Commission on Violence Against Women (Komnas HAM) chairperson Azriana Manalu has revealed that the government has discarded as many as 100 articles fro

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Gay Star News - February 7, 2019

Rik Glauert – Conservative Muslim lawmakers in Indonesia are delaying a bill to protect against sexual violence.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
CNN Indonesia - February 7, 2019

Jakarta – The National Commission on Violence Against Women (Komnas Perempuan) says that opposition the Draft Law on the Elimination of Sexual Violence (RUU PKS) has become a "hot pota

February 6, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Detik News - February 6, 2019

Usman Hadi, Yogyakarta – Advocates and the legal team supporting a Gajah Mada University (UGM) student who was the victim of rape during a student community placement program (KKN) on

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Jakarta Post - February 6, 2019

Sri Wahyuni, Yogyakarta – In an upset turn in a sexual violence case against a female student, Gadjah Mada University (UGM) rector Panut Mulyono announced on Monday that the case had b

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Coconuts Jakarta - February 6, 2019

Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), one of Indonesia's most prestigious universities, says it has put to rest a highly publicized rape allegation with a "peaceful" resolution between the al

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Kompas.com - February 6, 2019

Devina Halim, Jakarta – The Pro-Women's National Legislation Program Network (JKP3) is calling on the House of Representatives (DPR) and the government to straighten out fake news or h

News ›› Indonesia ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Coconuts Jakarta - February 6, 2019

The Islam-based Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) faction in Indonesia's House of Representatives (DPR) has refused to support the Draft Law on the Elimination of Sexual Violence (RUU PKS