Weekly Insights and Analysis

A Changing Indonesia

January 18, 2012

Indonesia boasts one of the most successful development stories in Asia, with a thriving economy, stable democracy, and a young, technologically sophisticated population. Despite this, Indonesia still faces stubborn development challenges such as poverty, gender inequality, overpopulated prisons, and burdensome regulations that slow down business growth. This brand-new video explores how The Asia Foundation has worked in Indonesia for over 50 years to help the nation address these challenges.

Related locations: Indonesia
Related programs: Economic Opportunity
Related topics: International Development


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