Digital Modernisation in the Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat: Challenges and Prospects for Indonesia's Parliamentary System
About the House of Representatives of Indonesia | Written on September, 2023
The Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat (DPR) of Indonesia has been undergoing a significant digital transformation, aimed at modernising legislative processes and enhancing public governance. This essay delves into the initiatives and challenges faced by the DPR in adopting Artificial Intelligence (AI) and other digital technologies. It further explores the implications of these technologies on legislative functions, citizen engagement, and data interoperability. Finally, the essay compares the Indonesian experience with other international instances to provide a comprehensive understanding of digital modernisation in parliamentary systems.