February 28, 2013


The report was edited by Elaine Pearson and Phelim Kine, deputy Asia directors at Human Rights Watch; James Ross, legal and policy director; and Joseph Saunders, deputy program director. Specialist review was provided by Jessica Evans, senior researcher/advocate, Business and Human Rights Division; Bede Sheppard, senior researcher, Children’s Rights Division; and Aruna Kashyap, Asia researcher, Women’s Rights Division. Thanks to Tirana Hasan, emergencies researcher and Emily Howie, Asia Intern, for providing research support.

Layout and production assistance was provided by Julia Bleckner and Storm Tiv, Asia associates, and Kathy Mills, publications specialist. Special thanks to all those individuals and organizations who aided in our research and who generously shared their time, energy, and experiences with Human Rights Watch. Human Rights Watch would like to particularly express appreciation to those victims of religious intolerance and related intolerance in Indonesia who shared with us the accounts of the abuses they suffered.