Indonesian Presidential Election 2019 – Prabowo Subianto : Reluctant Yet Strong Contender
Arifianto, Alexander Raymond
Date of Issue2019
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Prabowo Subianto enters the 2019 Indonesian presidential election with less elite support and financial resources compared to incumbent president Joko Widodo. However, he has gained strong backing at the grassroots level by tapping the mobilising power of the conservative Islamic figures and organisations.
Country and Region Studies
RSIS Commentaries, 009-19
Nanyang Technological University