The Eijkman Institute for Molecular Biology has reported that a mutation of the coronavirus that has been deemed more infectious than the original strain found in Wuhan, China, has been detected in Indonesia.
Infection rates have been steadily rising in Indonesia as the national government implemented a limited lock down which was quickly wound back.
Stigma and discrimination have historically accompanied many infectious disease epidemics.
The Komite Nasional Disabilitas (KND) was supposed to be an independent institution which monitors, evaluates and advocates for the realisation of disability rights in Indonesia.
Assuming the study demonstrates adequate safety and immune responses, data should be available in time to commence the required efficacy study before the end of the year.
Researchers from Monash and Universitas Gadjah Mada have spent three years on a method of preventing mosquitoes from transmitting the virus to humans.
Sri Mulyani said as long as the workers have an active membership at BPJS Ketenagakerjaan they could expect to receive the cash soon.
Proper education, health care and social safety systems are required to develop a strong future generation; human capital is central to development progress.
Most informal workers are not registered with the tax office or insured under BPJS Ketenagakerjaan, membership of which is a prerequisite for the cash transfer.
An Indigenous advocacy body has been overwhelmed by phone calls for everyday supplies during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A formal protest from seven doctors associations and organisations stated that the new council members did not represent them.
Indonesia’s coronavirus COVID-19 visa changes leave Aussies scrambling to pay for an extension ahead of deadline
Many Australians had for months been allowed to live effectively visa-free in Bali, but that changed in July.
A lack of representation in stories of the independence struggle reflects the marginalisation of Indigenous peoples which has continued throughout Indonesia’s 75 years.
A civilian team of “data worms” in Indonesia that finds and publishes data around coronavirus has become a trusted source of information about the pandemic.
Indonesia’s coronavirus fatalities are the highest in Southeast Asia. So, why is Jokowi rushing to get back to business?
The government is clearly concerned the struggling economy could lead to more criticism of its handling of the crisis – and perhaps social unrest.