Stephen Sherlock

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13 Feb 2015

Assesses the degree to which the investment by the Australian aid program into research has been appropriate, effective and efficient, and provides recommendations for improving DFAT’s future management of research investment.


Explores how research investment can be best managed to ensure...


30 Sep 2011

Since the early decades of the 20th century, an element of international relations has been the notion that democratic ideals are universal and that their spread across the globe can be encouraged by governments. One of the more recent expressions of the idea has been...


16 Jun 2009

Indonesia has held its third democratic elections since the fall of Suharto. Parliamentary elections took place on 9 April. Elections in Indonesia are now fairly routine and the country has become the most robust democracy in Southeast Asia.

In the parliamentary election on 9...


4 Dec 2006

This study provides an introduction to the structure and operation of Indonesia's Dewan Perwakilan Daerah (DPD) or Regional Representative Assembly/Council, created with the intention of increasing the role of the regions in making laws. It examines some of the key issues that have emerged in...


3 Aug 2004

Stephen Sherlock examines the composition of the new Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat, in particular the trends in political party strengths, including the strengths of Islamic political parties, regional representation and the representation of women. Unelected representatives from the Indonesian Armed Forces and Police will no longer...

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