Albert Jehoshua Rapha

Albert Jehoshua Rapha is currently a research affiliate at the Centre for Policy Studies and Development Management (PK2MP) at Diponegoro University in Indonesia. He was previously an intern at the Centre for Strategic and International Studies Indonesia. His main interests include public policy and governance, democratisation, digitalisation, and political economy in Southeast Asia, especially Indonesia. From 2018 to 2020, Albert was actively involved in student activism in Indonesia, including serving as the Chairman of the Student Executive Body for the Faculty of Social and Political Sciences at Diponegoro University in 2020.

Articles by Albert Jehoshua Rapha (2)

The Metaverse and the Importance of Personal Data Protection in Southeast Asia

Albert Jehoshua Rapha

Before Southeast Asia embraces wholesale the advent of the 'Metaverse', it is a matter of urgency for the authorities to address the current shortfalls in the protection of their citizens' personal data.

Restoring Public Trust in Indonesia’s Political Parties

Albert Jehoshua Rapha|Azeem Marhendra Amedi

Indonesia’s political parties are the least trusted political institutions in the country. The combination of elite politics and the entrenched presence of business and other vested interests at the highest levels of government make it challenging for political parties to act as guardians of Indonesian democracy.