The October 2015 edition of Prakarsa has a theme of “Private Finance.” It discusses the urgent need to create a pipeline of projects that will appeal to investors and examines some of the strategies and approaches that are needed to accomplish this. How can Government and private sector interests be aligned? What Indonesian best practices can be followed to promote Public-Private Partnerships? What are perceptions of Indonesian opportunities among foreign investors? This edition also includes an article proposing an innovative institution, Infrastructure Partnerships Indonesia, to champion Indonesian infrastructure projects and ensure their progress.