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Land swaps for peatland restoration?

  • Nirarta Samadhi and Lisa Johnston

Jakarta | Sat, August 12 2017 | 01:22 am

PREMIUM The government deserves high praise for its numerous commitments to protect and restore peatland over the past years.

At the start of this year, the Environment and Forestry Ministry (KLHK) announced Ministerial Regulation No. 40/2017 regarding government facilitation of Industrial Tree Concessions (HTI) within the framework of the management and protection of peat ecosystems.