Dana Kemanusiaan Kompas
Nama & Peristiwa
IT Not Just Necessity but Solution in Elections
With the complexity of elections in Indonesia and the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic, the use of information technology is not just a necessity but as a solution.
KPU Prepares Mechanism for More Elaborative Debate
KPU Urged to Distribute ‘Problematic Candidates’ List at Polls
KPU to Evaluate Presidential Election Debate Format
Wooing Voters with Populist Programs
The two candidates running for president are relying on populist economic programs to woo middle-class voters. However, these programs lack strong narratives and measurable indicators and may not convince more critical middle-class voters.
Candidates Push for Peaceful Election
Political Parties Urged to Replace Problematic Candidates
Political parties are urged to replace legislative candidates who were formerly convicted for corruption, drug crimes and child sexual abuse. The KPU said it was unfortunate that some political parties were still nominating former convicts, even thought they had signed an “integrity pact”.
Commitment to Maintain Unity Underlined
Commitment to holding a peaceful general election in 2019 was underlined by political party leaders during the drawing of candidate numbers.