A STRATEGIC VIEW OF MINILATERALISM: INDONESIA, QUAD, ASEAN, SOUTH KOREA, JAPAN, AND IMPEDIMENT TO ASEAN CENTRALITY?

PANDANGAN STRATEGIS MINILATERALISM: INDONESIA, QUAD, ASEAN, KOREA SELATAN, JEPANG, DAN HAMBATAN TERHADAP SENTRALITAS ASEAN?

  • Hino Samuel Jose Universitas Pembangunan Nasional Veteran Jakarta
  • Sigit Aris Prasetyo Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia
Keywords: Quad, Minilateralism, Indo-Pacific, ASEAN, Foreign Policy

Abstract

This paper elaborates on how Indonesia and ASEAN could synergize their role on a more strategic views in ensuring ASEAN-led centrality. With minilateralism concerns growing, this paper addresses the importance of maintaining external relations for constructive dialogue and how foreign policy restructurization of Indonesia should be executed in a more normative and ideational level. This paper employs qualitative analysis through document-based research on previous literatures to formulate the contention and discussions that has been very Comprehensive and wide in scholarly analyses. Will Indo-Pacific prevail with ASEAN as the central player? What Jakarta has to do about it?

Published
2021-12-19