How Should Indonesia Engage a Hegemonic China

Despite the hype surrounding Indonesia’s campaign for a non-permanent seat at the United Nations Security Council, dealing with China, a country that is no longer rising and ...

Going Far Together with Africa

Naufal Armia Arifin and Gilang Kembara The Asia-Africa Conference in 1955 and the Non-Aligned Movement in 1961 depict the history of Indonesia’s relations with the African ...

Overcoming Resistance to Save Our Fish and Oceans

It is an undeniable fact that about 70% of the Earth’s surface is covered with water, predominantly by the oceans, and life itself began out of the deep ...

No Kingdom for Old Men

On 1st of March until the 9th, Indonesia will play host to Saudi Arabia’s Head of State and Government, King Salman bin Abdulaziz. Dubbed a ‘historic’ ...

Is Indonesia Still Our Home?

When I told my parents that I wanted to major in International Relations, they got angry and disapproved. They knew that it mainly led to becoming a diplomat, a public ...