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Green economy becomes more concrete in Sumatra

  • Tertiani ZB Simanjuntak

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, March 21 2017 | 12:28 am
Green economy becomes more concrete in Sumatra

PREMIUM A poster provides information about the Rimba corridor. Courtesy of WWF IndonesiaThere is an urgent need to stop deforestation in Sumatra.Plagued with illegal logging, forest fires, the uncontrolled development of plantations and mining sites, as well as human settlement, forested areas on the island of Sumatra have been in rapid decline, shrinking to 10.5 million hectares as of last year from 15....