Biography of the Author Siwage Dharma Negara

Siwage Dharma Negara

Contributor to CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. An Indonesia police officer wearing a COVID-19 themed helmet

    Commentary: Indonesia’s COVID-19 fight has deeper challenges

    The Jokowi government has announced stricter measures and a budget to cushion the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, but must tackle more ...
  2. Jokowi inauguration Oct 20, 2019 - 3

    Commentary: Jokowi needs to do better in making economics his priority for Indonesia

    About 100 days into his second term and the President still has not delivered growth boosting measures, says Dr Siwage Dharma Negara.
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    Commentary: Jakarta, the fastest sinking city in the world faces the biggest flooding challenge

    Jakarta needs strong political will to tackle the urgent issue of flooding, says ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute's Siwage Dharma Negara.
  4. Gudang Garam cigarette packs displaying "health warning" images are seen at a stall in Ja

    Commentary: The power of Big Tobacco and Indonesia’s massive smoking problem

    The Indonesian tobacco industry sustains the livelihoods of many people, says ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute’s Siwage Dharma Negara.
  5. A boy listens to teacher's instructions at a school in Cisarua, West Java, in a mountainous

    Commentary: Indonesia has big plans for education but severely lacks good teachers

    President Jokowi has announced bold plans for human capital but what the country needs is to raise the quality of teaching, not a boost to ...