Indonesia’s 2018 Regional Elections – West Kalimantan : Identity Politics at the Forefront
Arifianto, Alexander Raymond
Date of Issue2018-06-26
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The West Kalimantan gubernatorial election is slated to be one of the most tenuous and polarising elections for the 2018 simultaneous regional elections – pilkada serentak. Historical tensions among different ethnic groups along with accusations of nepotism against the outgoing governor, have made the election in this province more contentious.
Country and Region Studies
RSIS Commentaries, 107-18
Nanyang Technological University