Greg Acciaioli

Dr, AB Chic., MA Stan., PhD ANU

  • The University of Western Australia (M257), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Personal profile

Future research

ARC (Australian Research Council) Discovery Grant for project entitled 'Revitalisation Movements in Contemporary Indonesia: Nativist Reworkings of Custom and Religion in Reaction to Decentralisation, Islamisation and Globalisation'. This project will investigate the articulation between the Indonesian Indigenous Peoples Movement and environmental issues and the relationship to governance structures.

ARC (Australian Research Council) Discovery Grant for project entitled 'Social Capital, Natural Resources and Local Governance in Indonesia'. This project will investigate the critique of social capital-based development projects in Indonesia.

Resistance against oil palm plantation expansion in archipelagic South East Asia.

Establishment of 'village forests' (hutan desa) (with IRE and PALMA foundations, Yogyakarta).

Dynamics of co-management of Lore Lindu National Park, Central Sulawesi.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Research expertise keywords

  • Protected areas, anthropology of
  • Contemporary social theory
  • Development and globalisation
  • Environmental anthropology
  • Ethnicity and migration
  • History of anthropological theory
  • Indigeneity in Asia
  • Linguistic anthropology
  • Semiotics
  • Southeast Asia (especially Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei)
  • Visual anthropology/ethnographic film


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