Febriana Firdaus


Country: Indonesia

Febriana Firdaus is an independent investigative journalist. She covers a variety of issues, and for the past two years focused on Papua and assisting the curation of Suara Papua‘s newsletter. Febriana has been published in Tempo, Rappler, TIME, Vice Indonesia, BBC Indonesia, Jakarta Post, New Naratif, Mongabay, and New Internationalist. She is New Naratif’s consulting editor for Jakarta and Papua.

Febriana Firdaus adalah wartawan investigatif yang bekerja secara independen. Ia telah meliput berbagai isu, dan pada dua tahun terakhir mengkhususkan diri untuk meliput Papua dan membantu kurasi buletin Suara Papua. Febriana telah menulis di Tempo, Rappler, TIME, Vice Indonesia, BBC Indonesia, Jakarta Post, New Naratif, Mongabay, dan New Internationalist. Febriana adalah editor konsultan New Naratif untuk Jakarta dan Papua.

Appearing in

Main Program: Off Limits

Many topics are still taboo in Indonesia, and the consequences of tackling them are very real. Meet some of the country’s most courageous young writers as they narrate the prejudices …


Main Program: Darkness Descends

“Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.” – Abraham Lincoln. Violence takes many forms and is explained with numerous pretexts, but the outcome is inevitably suffering. These brave speakers …


Special Event: Long Table Dinner: Edible Indonesia

Indonesia inspires many of UWRF’s writers, and its cuisine is celebrated by the chefs at Lumbung Restaurant at Desa Visesa. We’re bringing them together for a long table dinner where …