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Mobilizing Resources, Building Coalitions

Mobilizing Resources, Building Coalitions

What have been the local political consequences of Indonesia's decentralization and electoral reforms? Some recent scholarship has emphasized continuity with Suharto's New Order, arguing that under the new rules, old elites have used money and intimidation to capture elected office. Studies detail the widespread practice of "money politics," in which candidates exchange patronage for support from voters and parties. Yet significant variation characterizes Indonesia's local politics, which...

The context of REDD+ in Indonesia: Drivers, agents and institutions

The context of REDD+ in Indonesia: Drivers, agents and institutions

CIFOR. 2012

This country profile reviews the drivers of deforestation and forest degradation in Indonesia, sets out the institutional, political and economic environment within which REDD+ is being implemented in Indonesia, and documents the process of national REDD+ policy development during the period 2007 – early 2012. While Indonesia is committed at the national and international level to addressing climate change through the forestry sector, there are clearly contextual challenges that need to be...

The State and Illegality in Indonesia

The State and Illegality in Indonesia

BRILL. 2011

The popular 1998 reformasi movement that brought down President Suharto’s regime demanded an end to illegal practices by state officials, from human rights abuse to nepotistic investments. Yet today, such practices have proven more resistant to reform than people had hoped. Many have said corruption in Indonesia is "entrenched". We argue it is precisely this entrenched character that requires attention. What is state illegality entrenched in and how does it become entrenched? This involves...

Increasing Productivity of Intensive Rice Systems Through Site-Specific Nutrient Management

Increasing Productivity of Intensive Rice Systems Through Site-Specific Nutrient Management

Int. Rice Res. Inst.. 2021

Master Your Time, Master Your Life

Master Your Time, Master Your Life

Penguin. 2016

From the bestselling author of Eat That Frog!, a breakthrough program for strategically managing your time in 10 crucial ways, so you accomplish much more, faster and more easily --and have more time for what you love! In Master Your Time, Master Your Life, international speaker, productivity expert, and bestselling author Brian Tracy explains why tackling the right project at the right time is of the utmost importance. By using our time in the appropriate way in the most important areas of...