A Benefactor to the End
Monday, 15 August 2022
Ali Sadikin took part in establishing the Indonesian Legal Aid Foundation. He still gave contributions even when he was no longer Jakarta governor.
“CHANGE the lock!” said Ali Sadikin instructing a locksmith who accompanied him to the Indonesian Legal Aid Foundation (YLBHI) in Jalan Pangeran Diponegoro, Central Jakarta, in mid-1995. Ali pointed to a door in the middle of a room. With walls made of plywood panels, the extra room was used by Mulyana W. Kusumah, the former YLBHI Non-litigation Director.
Ali’s arrival attracted the attention of people in the office. Bambang Wi...
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