Fronted by former President BJ Habibie, this ad calls for voters to consider female candidates in their voting considerations. The ad was produced by the Ministry of Women Empowerment and Child Protection and funded by the UNDP.  

Under the law, quotas for female representation in Indonesia appear remarkably progressive. In reality, the political realm is still hard going for women, Lily Yulianti Farid explains.

The presidential candidate from PDI-P, Jokowi, encourages people to exercise their voting rights on election day.

“Jokowi for President” is the latest and the most popular political campaign ad from the PDI-P, following Jokowi’s official announcement to run for presidency on 14 March 2014.

The University of Melbourne’s Professor Tim Lindsey is interviewed on ABC AM about Australia-Indonesia relations as Indonesians head to the polls this morning.

Prabowo, the presidential candidate and leader of Gerindra Party, promises to restore Indonesia’s nationalism in this ad calling for his election to the presidency.

THIS is going to be a big year for democracy – the biggest ever, in fact – with a record number and percentage of humankind set to vote in elections…

Helen Pausacker goes through the key facts and figures for Indonesia’s Legislative Election tomorrow. 

On the eve of the poll that matters, Dave McRae reflects on the campaign and attitudes of Indonesian voters as they head to the ballot box.

Indonesia has had a series of minority governments since the fall of Soeharto in 1998, but former President Megawati Soekarnoputri’s party, PDI-P, might just emerge from tomorrow’s legislative elections closer…

Professor Tim Lindsey spoke with ABC Radio National’s Phillip Adams on (link is external)Late Night Live (link is external) about who may succeed current President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.

Partai Keadilan dan Sejahtera, otherwise known as PKS or the Justice and Prosperous Party, have been targeting younger voters in the lead up to the 2014 elections, like this ad above.