Jakarta’s roadside food sellers

Finding a path in a future of convenience

by Arran Ridley, Nabilah Said & Sarah Shamim
The culture of Kaki Lima sellers in Jakarta
The daily ritual of kaki lima sellers
Tools of the trade
Informality and vulnerability
Negative perceptions
The impact of government policies
The rise of mobile technologies
The city of cloud kitchens
Gated communities in the cityscape
The future for kaki lima sellers
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Data Analysis and Visualisation / Arran Ridley, Griselda Gabriele, Leong Man Wei, Loh Peiying, Nabilah Said
Editing / Loh Pei Ying, Gwyneth Cheng, Nabilah Said
Illustrations and Design / Griselda Gabriele, Meghan Poh
Research / Arran Ridley, Leong Man Wei, Griselda Gabriele, Nabilah Said, Triana R Hadiprawoto, Siti Zubaidah
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