Biography of the Author Lewa Pardomuan

Lewa Pardomuan

Journalist at CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. Experts do not believe that Indonesia's military will make a political comeback.

    ‘We live in a different age now’: Why Indonesia’s military is unlikely to return to politics

    February’s coup in Myanmar has turned the spotlight on other Southeast Asian countries whose militaries have played a significant political role.
  2. Former loggers like Alianur have had a small part to play in Indonesia’s loss of natural heritage.

    How an illegal logger’s switch to a greener job shows a way to save Indonesia’s forests

    A climate finance scheme in Central Kalimantan is protecting peat forests while funding more viable livelihoods and better education. The ...
  3. How many more Indonesians will fall below the poverty line, which was S$1.35 a day before COVID-19?

    Poverty runs a thread through Indonesia as COVID-19 puts millions on the brink

    As the pandemic reverses decades of progress in Southeast Asia’s largest economy, the programme Insight looks at the impact on the poor and what ...
  4. Passengers on a plane at Sharm el-Sheikh International Airport, amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

    How COVID-19 is reshaping the way we’ll fly

    From mandatory swab tests to empty middle seats to limited inflight meals, flying could look very different when air travel rebounds. The ...