#Indonesia

  • Article: Myths Are Fueling the Malnutrition of Indonesian Girls
    Girls & Women

    Myths Are Fueling the Malnutrition of Indonesian Girls

    June 12, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Some girls avoid chicken wings for fear that eating them will make it hard to find a husband. Read more

  • Article: Endangered Orangutans at Risk As Illegal Logging Accelerates in Indonesia
    Environment

    Endangered Orangutans at Risk As Illegal Logging Accelerates in Indonesia

    By Joe McCarthy|June 5, 2018

    "Sungai Putri is one of the last refuges of the orangutans." Read more

  • Article: Palm Oil Isn't the Problem — Where It's Planted Is, Expert Says
    Environment

    Palm Oil Isn't the Problem — Where It's Planted Is, Expert Says

    April 24, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "The main issue is not palm oil - it is where it is planted," says one conservation organization. Read more

  • Article: A Viral Photo Has Prompted the Indonesian Government to Move to Ban Child Marriage
    Girls & Women

    A Viral Photo Has Prompted the Indonesian Government to Move to Ban Child Marriage

    April 24, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    It shows a 15-year-old boy and a 14-year-old-girl trying to obtain a marriage license. Read more

  • Article: Rivers in Indonesia Are Inundated With Plastic Waste
    Environment

    Rivers in Indonesia Are Inundated With Plastic Waste

    By Chris Gelardi|April 20, 2018

    The problem is so bad, the army has been called in to help. Read more

  • Article: A British Supermarket Chain Banned This Product Because It Destroys Forests
    Environment

    A British Supermarket Chain Banned This Product Because It Destroys Forests

    By Chris Gelardi|April 10, 2018

    Palm oil contributes to climate change and can be found in half of all supermarket products. Read more

  • Video: This New Documentary Shows the Power of Clean Water to Change Lives
    PartnerWater & Sanitation

    This New Documentary Shows the Power of Clean Water to Change Lives

    By Daniele Selby|March 21, 2018|P&G

    1 in 10 people lack access to clean water, which can mean the difference between life and death. Read more

  • Article: UK and Europe Must Ban Palm Oil in Biofuels to Save Forests, Say Environmentalists
    Environment

    UK and Europe Must Ban Palm Oil in Biofuels to Save Forests, Say Environmentalists

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 23, 2018

    But Malaysia described a potential ban as “crop apartheid.” Read more