Articles by Sana Jaffrey

The role of neighbourhood leaders in Indonesia’s COVID-19 response

Neighbourhood leaders enjoy high levels of public trust but concerns about legitimacy and conflict limit the extent to which they can implement COVID-19 restrictions.

Civic structures and uncivil demands in Indonesia

Looking at Indonesia's grassroots neighbourhood associations helps us understand the perils of aligning civil society with elite interests.

Justice by numbers

The rising spectre of vigilantism in Indonesia.

Marvelling at Indonesian democracy in Myanmar

Why bold reforms are critical for success.