Who wants to be Indonesia’s next president? | Melbourne Asia Review

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Although Indonesia’s presidential elections take place in February 2024, it’s already game on for the lineup of presidential hopefuls, and the nation’s political machine is already in high gear. So who are the big names throwing their hats into the ring this time around? What will each bring to the table? And what messages will resonate with the diverse electorate?

Indonesia watchers Professor Tim Lindsey and Dr Ian Wilson join presenter Ali Moore to dissect the race to the presidential palace.

An Asia Institute podcast. Produced and edited by profactual.com. Music by audionautix.com. Transcript here.

Image: President Joko Widodo, December 2022. Credit: Presidential office.