Executive Summary - Indonesia’s Population Dynamics and Sustainable Development

No. of pages: 4

Publication date: 2015

Author: Emil Salim

This executive summary outlines how Indonesia can choose to take advantage of the upcoming favorable population trends of a demographic bonus, urbanization, and ageing population to achieve sustainable development, however a constructive policy environment is needed to support this important transition. Faced with a limited window of opportunity, policymakers should take advantage of this momentum to establish the appropriate policy environment that will shape Indonesia’s future toward sustainable development.