Teuku Riefky

Researcher, Institute of Economic and Social Research, University of Indonesia

Teuku Riefky is a macroeconomic and financial sector researcher at the Institute of Economic and Social Research, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Indonesia (LPEM FEB UI), and coordinator of the T20’s International Finance and Economic Recovery Task Force.

Foreign tourists walk past a banner of the G20 for the G20 Finance Ministers Meeting in Nusa Dua, on the Indonesia resort island of Bali on 14 July 2022. (Sonny Tumbelaka/Pool/AFP)

Indonesia’s G20 presidency: Carving out a path for developing countries' representation

Amid a world shaken by global events, President Jokowi has done his fair share of shuttle diplomacy in the lead-up to the G20 Summit in Bali later this year. While Indonesia has the potential to play an intermediary role among global powers, it remains circumspect and looks to push forward the G20 agenda in incremental and achievable steps.