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Indonesian forest law misjudges the climate

Indonesian forest law misjudges the climate

The regulation (PP No. 2/2008) has caused a mild uproar among civil society and academia and earned the wrath of local governments. It’s heartening to see such vigorous debate in a young democracy, especially when the demands to revoke the law are coming from the general public as well as experts who know the finer details.

Authors: Murdiyarso, D.

Topic: law, climate change

Geographic: Indonesia

Publication Year: 2008

ISSN: 0215-3432

Source: The Jakarta Post (March 18, 2008)

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