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Indonesian president backs sustainable forest management

30 Dec 1999

BOGOR, Indonesia — Indonesian President Abdurrahman Wahidbacked international calls for sustainable management of the nation’s forests duringa meeting with officials from the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR). "Forests are a living place for people, not merely forexploitation," President Wahid told the CIFOR delegation, led by itsdirector-general, Professor Jeff Sayer. The discussions focused on the […]