Vidhyandika Djati Perkasa

Senior Researcher, Department of Politics and Social Change

6 Publications

About
Vidhyandika Djati Perkasa

Vidhyandika Djati Perkasa is a senior rsearcher at the Department of Politics and Social Change, CSIS Indonesia.

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Vidhyandika has also been involved in a research sponsored by IDRC titled ‘Global Migration and Access to justice for Indonesian Domestic Women Workers’. The project was conducted by the Centre for Women and Gender Study, the University of Indonesia. The research has enabled Vidhyandika and his teammates to conduct a one-month research in Abu Dhabi and Dubai, UAE where he observed the life-style and problems faced by Indonesian domestic workers residing there.

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For the past seven years, Vidhyandika has been conducting intensive research in the areas of conflict, governance and social accountability. His main research area is in Papua. Vidhyandika has worked intensively with elements of civil society and government to promote better governance. He has also been involved in a research sponsored by UNDP to mapped social accountability initiatives in Indonesia. His current research sponsored by UNDEF deals with effort to empower civil society group to promote social accountability in Papua.

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Vidhyandika Perkasa received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology at the Faculty of Letters, Gadjah Mada University in 1992. His thesis probed into traders’ economic rationality, which was written with a life history method. In 1995, he obtained his Master degree from the Department of Social Policy and Planning in Developing Countries at the London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom.

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He obtained his PhD at the Department of Anthropology, School of Political and Social Inquiry at the Faculty of Arts, Monash University Australia in 2005. His doctoral research concerns poverty issues amongst Chinese community in West Java Indonesia. His thesis explores the links between poverty, race, ethnicity and identity, and how the poor Chinese community there deals with the vicious circle of poverty. His dissertation has been published by Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany in 2010 titled ‘Poverty in a Chinese Community in West Java Indonesia: Survival, Identity and Social Face’.

Latest
Publications

Research Report

Rilis Survei Pemilih Muda dan Pemilu 2024: Dinamika dan Preferensi Sosial Politik Pascapandemi

Vidhyandika Djati Perkasa, Edbert Gani Suryahudaya, Dominique Nicky Fahrizal and Arya Fernandes

Books

Panduan Pelaksanaan Metode Penelitian Dengan Tema-Tema Sensitif

Edbert Gani Suryahudaya, Philips J. Vermonte, Vidhyandika Djati Perkasa, Noory Okthariza, Medelina K. Hendytio, Arya Fernandes and Beltsazar Krisetya

Books

Modul Pelatihan Panduan Pelaksanaan Metode Penalitian dengan Tema-tema Sensitif

Edbert Gani Suryahudaya, Philips J. Vermonte, Vidhyandika Djati Perkasa, Noory Okthariza, Medelina K. Hendytio, Arya Fernandes and Beltsazar Krisetya

Working Paper

Gerakan 'Hibrida' Aksi Bela Islam: Aktor, Struktur, Motivasi dan Pendanaan

Vidhyandika Djati Perkasa, Dominique Nicky Fahrizal and Philips J. Vermonte

Working Paper

Perceptions and Readiness of Indonesia towards the Belt and Road Initiative

Vidhyandika Djati Perkasa, Fajar B. Hirawan and Yose Rizal Damuri

Books

Asking Sensitive Questions: Panduan Pelaksanaan Survei dengan Tema Tindakan Ekstrem Berbasis Agama dan Non-Agama

Vidhyandika Djati Perkasa, Philips J. Vermonte and Arya Fernandes