Page 7

Ost Timor on the path to normality

After more than two years of instability and insecurity, one can experience a positive, forward-looking atmosphere in the capital city of Dili again. The times resembling civil war with refugee camps covering all free spots of the city and gang criminality seem - at least for now - have its end. For the first time since the start of agitations in May 2006, a visitor does not seem to confront a constant personal threat. more…

Winfried Weck | Country Reports | October 28, 2008

The effects of the financial crisis on Indonesia

Despite a deep plunge in the markets caused by domestic investors and a short period of suspended trading, Indonesia has so far - in comparison to other countries - only marginally been hit by the financial crisis. more…

Britta Gutschmidt | Country Reports | October 20, 2008

Penerapan Syari'at at Islam di Era Otonomi Daerah

(in Bahasa Indonesia)

The publication is based on a research conducted by the Center for the Study of Religion and Culture (CSRC) at the State Islamic University (UIN) Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta. It deals witht the application of Syari’a and Regional Autonomy in Indonesia and its Implication to Civil Liberties, Women Rights, and Minorities. more…

November 30, 2007

Undang-Undang Partai Politik German

(Translation of the German Party Act)

In cooperation with our partners from Pusat Studi Hukum& Kebijakan (PSHK) and the Soegeng Sarjadi Syndicates (SSS) the German Party Act was translated into Bahasa Indonesia. Based on the current discussion about a new Party Act in Indonesia the main idea of this publication is to give politicians, party members, and decision makers a non-binding insight and perspectives into the German Party Act to raise the awareness of this issue and the debate. more…

August 21, 2007

The Access to Credits

(in Bahasa Indonesia)

Volume 4 of a series of four guidebooks for councilors of provincial, district and city parliaments more…

May 7, 2007