Aristyo Rizka Darmawan

Aristyo Rizka Darmawan

University of Indonesia

Aristyo Rizka Darmawan is a lecturer in international law at the University of Indonesia and a Young Leader at the Pacific Forum, a foreign-policy research institute based in Honolulu, Hawaii. His research focuses on international law and foreign policy in the Asia Pacific. He holds a master’s degree in international law from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University in the US.

Articles by Aristyo Rizka Darmawan


The China-US Rivalry and the Pandemic: Challenges to ASEAN Neutrality

Thursday, August 27, 2020

The push-and-pull between China and the US is applying more and more pressure on ASEAN neutrality. Can ASEAN maintain its centrality?


Obstacles to an Indo-Pacific Rules-Based International Order

Thursday, January 28, 2021

Challenges include competing interests, friction generated by US-China rivalry, and the abiding importance states place on asserting national interests over common goals.