Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Environment

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Plastic straw ban won’t do enough to help the environment – New York Daily News

Wednesday, 23 May 2018 1:23 am


New York Daily News
Plastic straw ban won't do enough to help the environment
New York Daily News
For most Americans, plastic straws are another innocuous convenience offered by modern life, allowing people a chance to drink their beverages on the go, or hydrate without the fear of ruining the lipstick. Yet for a growing crop of cities around the

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Fighting fires on Indonesia’s peatlands – UN Environment (press release)

Tuesday, 22 May 2018 11:28 am


UN Environment (press release)
Fighting fires on Indonesia's peatlands
UN Environment (press release)
Yet until recently, peatlands were drained and set ablaze for agriculture, producing an ecological catastrophe that sparked the need for change. It's now been three years since massive fires ravaged Indonesia in one of the worst environmental disasters

Broad strokes: Indonesian art and 20 years of Reformasi – The Interpreter

Tuesday, 22 May 2018 5:13 am

Broad strokes: Indonesian art and 20 years of Reformasi
The Interpreter
This environment, paired with the government control of all art schools in Indonesia, gave the Suharto administration immense control and influence over works of art produced during this period. Lindsay notes that this control also led to weariness

2018 won’t see repeat of 2015 haze crisis: Indonesian Minister – The Straits Times

Friday, 18 May 2018 7:34 am


The Straits Times
2018 won't see repeat of 2015 haze crisis: Indonesian Minister
The Straits Times
The target was set by Asean environment ministers following the 2015 crisis. Dr Samadhi said: "The Indonesian government has an action plan and regulations to curb fires. If that is followed, there would not be haze. But there are other factors that

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