The research was funded by the Ford Foundation Indonesia Office andundertaken by the Centre for Innovation Policy and Governance (CIPG), Jakarta andHIVOS Regional Office Southeast AsiaContract No. RO SEA 100371 and RO SEA 100374Principal Investigator : Dr. Yanuar Nugroho, University of Manchester Co-investigator (CIPG), Coordinator : Mirta AmaliaCo-investigator (HIVOS) : Shita LaksmiResearchers (CIPG) : Dinita Andriani PutriLeonardus Kristianto NugrahaMuhammad Fajri Siregar Academic Advisors : Dr. B. Herry-Priyono, STF Driyarkara, JakartaDr. Sulfikar Amir, Nanyang Technological University,SingaporeThroughout the research, the team received huge support and assistance from numerous Indonesianmedia companies, public policymakers, civil society contacts and partners, and individuals who participated in our study through the survey, interviews, focus group discussions and workshops. We particularly owe thanks and gratitude to Ahmad Suwandi, Ignatius Haryanto, Dandhy Dwi Laksono, Abdul Manan, R. Kristiawan,
Aliansi Jurnalis Independen (
Alliance of Independent Journalists
, RiaErnunsari, all participants of the CREAME (Critical Research Methodology) training, CombineResource Institution and Ambar Sari Dewia and Muhammad Amrun (Yogyakarta), our compatriots incommunity radio stations; Radio Sadewa, JRKY (Yogyakarta Network of Community Radio), and theinterns at CIPG: Satrya P. Adhitama and Jauharul Anwar, who have been a big help during theresearch.The cover of this report was designed by Rachmat Affriadi Anggara and Dinita Andriani Putri.Rebecca Ehata read and corrected the language of this report.