Institute for Policy Research and Advocacy (ELSAM)


Country: Indonesia


As a non-governmental organisation, ELSAM strives for all human rights, including civil and political rights and economic, social and cultural rights.
GOAL: Realizing society adhering to the values of human rights, justice, and democracy, both in the policy, legislation and regulation, implementation and institutionalization.

Our work in development finance:

ELSAM coordinates a coalition of infrastructure development monitors that contain organizations who conduct active monitoring of infrastructure development. ELSAM and the coalition actively report on infrastructure projects financed by the World Bank and other infrastructure finance banks. The results of these reports serve as the basis for advocacy that ELSAM and the coalition are doing with the campaign to the shareholders of the funding agency.


Sector Focus: Infrastructure

Financier Targets: World Bank