August 22 – September 4, 2021

“Social Media Activism, Digital Resilience, and Resistance to Democratic Regression”


Diponegoro University is one of the best campuses in Indonesia. As one of the leading research universities, Diponegoro University is networked with international scientists.

About Course

Penjelasan tentang summer course 2021


Daftar narasumber nasional dan internasional


Tanggal dan tahapan pelaksanaan Summer Course 2021


Pendaftaran Summer Course 2021

Why undip?

Diponegoro University is one of the best campuses in Indonesia. As one of the leading research universities, Diponegoro University is networked with international scientists.

About course

This course provides insight of various perspectives and activities established by civil society in Indonesia in order to resists towards democratic drawbacks within digital revolution era.



  1. Internet and Democracy:Theoretical Debates and Empirical Findings 
  2. Digital Leviathan
  3. Law and Digital Rights in Indonesia
  4. Movie and Digital Campaigns Against Environmental Destruction
  5. Patterns of Public Opinion Manipulation in Indonesia
  6. Money politics 4.0: from vote buying to online propaganda in Indonesia
  7. Digital Citizenships, Social Movement and Electoral Democracy  in Indonesia
  8. Big data analysis for political science
  9. Natural Language Programming and Social Media Analysis10. Networks Analysis
  10. Introduction to Digital Ethnography
  11. Social Media Activism, Digital Resilience and Resistance to Democratic Regression
  12. Last day of the summer school and Seminar on Youth, Digital Politics and the Future of Democracy in Southeast Asia


Practical Benefit

  • Examine the dynamics of civil society movements on social media in the era of the digital revolution in order to strengthen civil society’s resistance to digital activism in the midst of the downward trend of democracy.
  • Identify the problems of social media activism in the era of the digital revolution, as well as providing awareness to elements of civil society, journalists and political parties at the regional level about the ongoing democratic decline in cyberspace and to play an active role in carrying out the mission of saving democracy in order to realize a consolidated democracy.
  • Identify steps to strengthen civil society’s digital resilience in resistance movements on social media by strengthening civil society movement networks as a form of resistance to digital repression.
  • Understand theoretical and methodological knowledge to research the dynamics of digital democracy, which will also be useful for conducting social media activism.

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Politics and Government studies

The Department of Politics and Government Studies at Diponegoro University is one of the departments that focuses on studies of government, citizens, and the interactions that occur. The realm of politics and government studies is very challenging and full of dynamics that are relevant to daily social activities.

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Our keynote speakers from various universities and institutions nationally and internationally.

In order to provide a tremendous impact on our world attended the State and qualified resource persons from various universities and national and international institutions



Universitas Diponegoro

Didik Rachbini


Ward Berenschot

University of Amsterdam

Yatun Sastramidjaja

University of Amsterdam

Masaaki Okamoto

Kyoto University

Budi Setiyono

Universitas Diponegoro

Damar Juniarto


Amalinda Savirani

Universitas Gadjah Mada

Kuskrido Ambardi

Universitas Gadjah Mada

Ismail Fahmi

Drone Emprit & Media Kernels Indonesia

Fiona Suwana

University of South Australia

Sarah Anaïs Andrieu


Gabriel Facal


Truly Estrelita


Merlyna Lim

Charleton University

Ross Tapsell

Australian National University

Nur Hidayat

Universitas Diponegoro

Dandhy Dwi Laksono

WatchDoc Indonesia

Kameda Takahiro

National Museum of Japanese History

Teguh Yuwono

Universitas Diponegoro

Fajar Nursahid


Laila Khalid Alfirdaus

Universitas Diponegoro

Herlambang P Wiratraman

Universitas Airlangga

M Zamzam Fauzanafi

Universitas Gadjah Mada

Limited for 70 Participants & Full scholarships for all selected participants

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Summer Course 2021 UNDIP-LP3ES will be held for two weeks,

starting from 22 August to 4 September 2021

contact & registration

Free of Charge : July 1 to  August 20, 2021

(+62) 816651925