• Watchdog urges House to pass election bill May 21, 2017

    Titi Anggraini, the director of elections watchdog Association for Elections and Democracy (Perludem), has said the House of Representatives should pass the election bill into a law as soon as possible to ensure that all stages of the 2019 presidential and ... Continue Reading

  • Intimidation, vote-buying reported in Jakarta election runoff April 20, 2017

    thejakartapost.com, — Voters are expected to head to the polls on Wednesday in the second round of the gubernatorial election amid heightened sectarian tension that has been simmering since campaigning started late last year. Analysts have predicted voter turnout will likely ... Continue Reading

  • Jakarta Democracy Shifts Meaning to Identity Contestation April 19, 2017

    JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM – Seeing the political dynamics of the first round of the Jakarta Regional Head Elections (Pilkada) until today, the Association for Elections and Democracy (Perludem) concludes that democracy in Jakarta has shifted becoming the arena of contestation of ... Continue Reading