Jokowi backs plan for total rehabilitation of Citarum River
The Jakarta Post
In August, 22-year-old Gary Bencheghib and his brother, 20-year-old Sam, hopped into canoes made of plastic bottles and bamboo, starting their expedition along the Citarum River in West Java.
The French brothers spent a total of two weeks cruising the 270-kilometer river — the longest in the province — to find shocking visual evidence of the polluted Citarum.
They found plenty o...