IRGSC Research  Paper
Working Paper 14
ISSN 2339-0638
WP No: Working Paper No. 14

Metamorfosis Perbudakan di Indonesia

Keywords:  slavery, human trafficking, poverty, education, NTT, Timor

Author(s): Dominggus Elcid Li

Corresponding email:  elcidli at

Date: January 2017


The practice of modern slavery from East Nusa Tenggara Province today could be compared to the practice of slavery since
colonial period. This paper highlights the common features of slavery and also its difference from two different periods. It
tries to answer why the islanders located in East Nusa Tenggara Province Indonesia continue to be the source of modern