Poor Indonesian households spend most of their monthly income on food (62.72%) (BPS, 2016).
Their average food consumption is dominated by rice (62.14%) and lacks protein, legumes, fruits
Indonesia’s Almost 30,000 pesantren are private Islamic education institutions and acknowledged
as part of Indonesia’s education system. They are particularly known for their long presence in
The quest for Indonesia’s sustainable food security currently lies on how the country manages
its most important food commodity: rice. The Indonesian government, through numerous
instruments, has been...
The issue of food security is of vital concern to many developing countries and various kinds of policy instruments have been employed to achieve stable food sources for growing demands. One of the mo...
Indonesia is a major producer of cocoa, coffee, and rubber. These three commodities represent an important source of income for Indonesian farmers. However, productivity in cocoa and coffee are signif...
• November 2019
Indonesia is restrictive when it comes to trade policies and these restrictions affect access to rice, which is a problem as it is the staple food of the country. The existing barriers have contribute...
Between January and April 2018, more than 100 people across Indonesia died after consuming non-conforming alcohol (oplosan). It contained methanol, which is an industrial alcohol not suitable for huma...
This paper analyzes Chinese investment in the financial technology (fintech) sector in Indonesia, which ranges from payment systems to lending to wealth management. It will specifically address fintec...
One of the sources of policy bias against food commodities in Indonesia, particularly rice and secondary crops, is the low level of data accuracy. This situation has led to a surge in policy costs, bo...
Apakah pasar bebas mengharuskan negara membuka pasar sebebas-bebasnya untuk asing?
Apakah pasar bebas menyebabkan defisit transaksi berjalan?
Apakah liberalisasi ekonomi sama dengan menjual negara k...
With a large population size that rapidly continues to grow, Indonesia needs to satisfy a growing
demand for rice if it wants to prevent further rice price increases. Indonesian rice prices
Village treasury lands (tanah kas desa) originate from the colonial era and usually comprise a
few hectares that remain under the control of the village government. Village Law No. 6/2014
Tanah kas desa awal mulanya muncul saat era kolonial dan biasanya terdiri dari beberapa
hektare lahan yang berada di bawah pengawasan pemerintah desa. Undang-Undang Desa Nomor
6 Tahun 2014 memberikan ...
Education is crucial for reducing inequality and breaking the cycle of poverty. The importance of education is recognized through its inclusion as the United Nations’ fourth sustainable development go...
This project, concerning the valorization of evidence in inclusive social development in Southeast
Asia, is part of UNESCO’s Inclusive Policy Lab work in the ‘Management of Social Transformations’
Stunting in Indonesia affected 30.8% of children under five years old – almost eight million children
in 2018. This makes it a highly troubling policy issue. The government has designed several
Stunting di Indonesia merupakan masalah yang sangat mengkhawatirkan karena telah
memengaruhi 30,8% anak-anak di bawah usia lima tahun - hampir delapan juta anak
pada tahun 2018. Pemerintah telah meran...
The Indonesian poultry industry is a key sector for the national economy, supplying 65% of all
animal protein and employing 10% of the national labour force. All over the country, though local
Industri unggas di Indonesia adalah sektor utama bagi perekonomian nasional, yang memasok 65% protein hewani dan mempekerjakan 10% tenaga kerja nasional. Meskipun produksi lokal berhasil memenuhi perm...
In the first half of 2018, the consumption of maize for animal feed reached 8.60 million tonnes, more than 70% of total Indonesian maize consumption in that period. From 2009 to 2018, maize consumptio...