Bali welcomes the beginning of the Saka New Year with a whole lot of noise, then a whole lot of silence. Published in the Jakarta Globe newspaper on March 15, 2010. Story and photographs by Ashlee Betteridge
In a country where environmental crimes still go largely unchecked, Indonesia’s Komodo National Park provides proof that conservation and ecotourism efforts really can make a difference — but there’s always more to be done. By Ashlee Betteridge.
Published in the Australian Centre for Independent Journalism’s Reportage online magazine on October 26, 2009.
Following the bombing of two luxury hotels in Jakarta on July 17, 2009, Indonesians turned to social networking sites in greater numbers than ever before to share news and unite, with online groups fuelling post-bombing nationalism. Published on Jakarta Globe website and in print.