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Environment & Natural Disasters

November 6, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Jakarta Post - November 6, 2019

Jakarta – Liquid waste in the form of a traditional Javanese alcoholic drink called ciu has contaminated the Bengawan Solo River in Surakarta, Central Java, killing fish and disrupting

November 4, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Jakarta Globe - November 4, 2019

Novy Lumanauw, Jakarta – Indonesia has reasserted its stance to reject shipments of hazardous and toxic waste from abroad and called for its peers in East Asia to establish an official

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Tempo - November 4, 2019

Lani Diana Wijaya, Jakarta – Greenpeace Indonesia campaigner Arifsyah Nasution assessed that the government had failed to tackle lead or metal waste contamination in Jakarta Bay albeit

October 31, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Jakarta Globe - October 31, 2019

Diana Mariska, Jakarta – Eight in 10 Indonesians are aware of the importance of leading a healthy lifestyle, while maintaining a small environmental footprint, according to a recent su

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Reuters - October 31, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesia's environment ministry said on Thursday it would report countries to the Basel Convention, an international treaty on waste reduction, if they refused to accept was

October 29, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Jakarta Post - October 29, 2019

Jakarta – As a prolonged dry season nears its end, the National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) has warned the public to remain vigilant about possible natural disasters, citing unpr

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Jakarta Post - October 29, 2019

Ruslan Sangadji, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has promised victims of last year's earthquake in Palu, Central Sulawesi, that they will be able to celebrate Idul Fitri next

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Coconuts Jakarta - October 29, 2019

As it looks like we're just getting out of the blistering heat of the past couple of weeks, Indonesians may have to brace themselves for more extreme weather and disasters that may res

October 28, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Jakarta Post - October 28, 2019

Apriadi Gunawan, Medan – Floodwaters inundated at least 11 districts across Batubara regency in North Sumatra over the weekend following heavy rains that hit the region in the past wee

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Reuters - October 28, 2019

Jakarta – The scene is much like any other Indonesian puppet show: the beat of the gongs is frenetic, the musicians wear intricately-patterned traditional costumes and the puppets sway

October 27, 2019

News ›› Aceh ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Tempo - October 27, 2019
Jakarta (Antara) – Hundreds of houses in five villages in West Aceh District, Aceh Province, have been submerged by flood waters reaching a height of up to 70 cm following incessant heavy

October 24, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Jakarta Globe - October 24, 2019

Ari Supriyanti Rikin, Jakarta – The unusually high daytime temperatures currently experienced in several parts of Indonesia are expected to persist over the next seven days, the nation

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Jakarta Post - October 24, 2019

Jakarta – After being held in custody by the police, 10 Greenpeace Indonesia environmental activists who climbed to the top of two of the capital's landmarks and unfurled banners that

October 23, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Jakarta Post - October 23, 2019

Gisela Swaragita, Jakarta – Environment activists of Greenpeace Indonesia are determined not to leave the newly sworn Cabinet unchecked and are revisiting the #ReformasiDikorupsi (refo

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Tempo - October 23, 2019

M Yusuf Manurung, Jakarta – Three environmental activists for Greenpeace Indonesia, who installed giant banners at Pancoran's Dirgantara Monument in South Jakarta, was told to get down

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Tempo - October 23, 2019

Imam Hamdi, Jakarta – Greenpeace Indonesia installed two giant banners at the Dirgantara Monument in Pancoran, and at Hotel Indonesia Roundabout's "Selamat Datang Monument."

October 22, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Reuters - October 22, 2019

Kuala Lumpur – Local leaders in Indonesia must get involved with young people to tackle the trash problem that blights the nation's islands and surrounding seas, a leading Asian youth

October 17, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
The Conversation - October 17, 2019

Noir Primadona Purba – Indonesia's oceans, some of the richest in marine biodiversity, are becoming rubbish bins – altering underwater ecosystems.

October 15, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Jakarta Globe - October 15, 2019

Nur Yasmin, Jakarta – Benoa Bay in Bali has been declared a maritime conservation area by Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Minister Susi Pudjiastuti, an official said on Tuesday.

October 14, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Tempo - October 14, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – Head of the National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) Doni Monardo confirmed that July 2019 was the hottest month in the past century owing to global warming."July

October 9, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Jakarta Post - October 9, 2019

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October 4, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Tempo - October 4, 2019

Egi Adyatama, Jakarta – Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs Wiranto, has made an official apology for his heartless remarks on the refugees of the Maluku e

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Tempo - October 4, 2019

Meidyana Aditama Winata, NC, Jakarta – The National Human Rights Commission (Komnas HAM) head of planning and partnership, Esrom Hamonangan, opined the quality of the country's pollute

September 30, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
TV New Zealand - September 30, 2019

Anna Whyte – Three shipping containers of used, contaminated plastic waste are on the way back to New Zealand after a sting by the Indonesian government, and more could be on the way.

September 29, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Agence France Presse - September 29, 2019

Thousands attended a mass prayer in the devastated Indonesian city of Palu on Saturday, one year after a quake-tsunami swallowed up whole neighborhoods and killed more than 4,000 peopl