Nadirsyah Hosen



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Islam and Civil Society during the Covid-19 Pandemic in Indonesia

Nadirsyah Hosen is an academic at the Faculty of Law, Monash University. He is also an associate of CILIS, University of Melbourne. Since 2005, he has served the Muslim communities as Rais Syuriah of Nahdlatul Ulama in Australia and New Zealand. His writings and comments, through his social media account, have influenced and shaped the public debate in Indonesia.

Islam and Civil Society during the Covid-19 Pandemic in Indonesia

From fatwa to stubbornness; science to conspiracy; and charity to political competition --these are the response of Muslim communities to Covid-19 situation in Indonesia. Would the pandemic reveal the true nature of Indonesian Islam? How has the Covid-19 impacted the relationship between God, ulama, government and society?