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Jakarta and the world face weather disasters

  • Mario Rustan

Bandung | Sat, February 2 2013 | 09:20 am

PREMIUM Bushfires and floods in Australia; civil war in Mali and a deadly hostage crisis in Algeria; persistent floods in Jakarta and northern Java; horrific air quality in Beijing and northern China; what do they have in common? All of them have been caused by climate change.

Certainly, it is easier to talk about climate change and global warming in Indonesia than in the West. We do not have high-...