The Forum 3: Inspire for a Better Nation
20 May, 2016
Federation Hall, 7 Grant St, Southbank, VIC 3000
Indonesian Students Association (PPIA)
Save your seats and make reservations here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1yv15FZscDdCSSzA-izUnJMcIsgT8xT3WSG5W_UJYTHg
'The Forum: Inspire For A Better Nation':
An interactive talk show that opens a dialogue regarding the past, present and future of Indonesia's democracy in the hopes of finding the answers as to how it can be improved for the sake of Indonesia's and its society's wellbeing.
The event will be divided into 3 segments, which are:
1. IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS OF INDONESIAN DEMOCRATIC SYSTEM
Focusing on the dynamics of Indonesia’s political history, this opening segment explores Indonesia’s political transition from Soekarno’s ‘Orde Lama’ to Soeharto’s ‘Orde Baru’; discussing the driving force behind this evolution as well as its impact on Indonesia’s current political landscape.
2. INDONESIA'S ADOLESCENT DEMOCRACY
Moving on to today’s political situation, this segment examines Indonesia as a relatively new ‘democratic’ country and analyzing Indonesia’s socio-cultural context (business activities, governance structure, human rights and media exposure) in this new demoractic landscape. The segment also dwells on Jokowi’s current regime as well as touching on his proposed ‘Revolusi Mental’ and exploring elements that can facilitate a democractic mindset.
3. REACHING THE IDEAL DEMOCRACY
Looking forward to the future, this closing segment enquires into the power of education and media in enhancing democracy and inspecting the crucial role today’s youth generation has in Indonesia’s future democracy.