Study Reveals New Capital City Megaproject to Profit Indonesia’s Oligarchs

A study has revealed the names of numerous national and local politicians who would reap profits from the capital city…


The New Capital for Whom

The idea of relocating the country’s capital city (IKN) was put forward by Joko Widodo on April 29, 2019, ahead…


Mining turned Indonesian seas red. The drive for greener cars could herald a new toxic tide

Where forested hills dip into the sea, Sahman Ukas scoops up rusty-red topsoil. His hands hold nickel that is…


Digging Deeper: Can the ICF’s Green Equity Strategy Help End Indonesia’s Dirty Coal Mines?

International Finance Corporation/Korporasi Finansial Internasional (IFC), tangan kanan Bank Dunia di sektor swasta…


‘World Bank indirectly funding Asian coal projects’

World Bank indirectly funds dirty coal projects in Asia — report WB had pledged in 2013 to stop funding coal projects…


Extractive Oligarchy and the Declining Quality of People’s Life

Bagaimana Kuasa Oligarki Ekstraktif Batubara Membuat Negara Abai Bersama Menurunnya Kualitas Hidup Warga: Studi Kasus…


Hungry Coal: Coal Mining and Food Security in Indonesia

Indonesia faces serious land use policy con icts that may affect the country’s ability to feed its growing…