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Indonesian population growth must be controlled to save the environment

  • Wiryono

Bengkulu | Wed, August 5 2009 | 12:46 pm

PREMIUM Several decades ago, the Indonesian government was praised for its successful family planning program. The program was intense as well as extensive. Every Indonesian child remembers the slogan: Two children is enough. It also introduced the notion of a small, happy and prosperous family, equating it with a picture of a family with two children. All layers of society including religious ...