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What’s Wrong with Semanggi Interchange?

During the commemoration of Independence Day, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo inaugurated the Semanggi Interchange and joined the crowd in complimenting the city for its breakthrough achievement. But what lies behind that celebration, unfortunately, is abuse of the land use regulation.

The interchange was constructed by PT Mitra Panca Persada as part of Rp579 billion (US$43 million) in compensation for additional floor area ratio (KLB).

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Scoping Report: Climate-Friendly Economic Growth

Indonesia is currently at a crossroads. Having survived the Asian financial crisis in 1997-1998 and returned to democracy, Indonesia has shown impressive social and economic progress, with average economic growth of 5.7 percent between 2003 and 2012. The growth contributed to Indonesia’s “graduation” to a middle-income country and to reducing the poverty rate from 24 percent to 12 percent in the period of 1999-2012. It is very likely that Indonesia will become the world’s seventh, sixth, or even fifth largest economy by 2030.

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Deliverology: Guide Public in Ensuring the Realization of Government Promises

Indonesia Institute of Deliverology (IDeA), an independent agency that focuses on the development of analysis, system, and recommendation by promoting community involvement was simultaneously launched today together with the dedication of their first book ‘Deliverologi: Panduan bagi Publik’ (or ‘Deliverology: A Guide for the Public’). Through this book, IDeA that was driven by a group of experienced individuals in pioneering strategic initiatives as well as to supervise and parse the government’s obstruction of the implementation program, seeks to provide a guidance at once also a triger to the public in ensuring the realization of government promises.