#Indonesia

  • Article: Judi Dench Adopts 3 Orangutans in Campaign to Save Rainforest From Palm Oil Destruction
    Environment

    Judi Dench Adopts 3 Orangutans in Campaign to Save Rainforest From Palm Oil Destruction

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 25, 2019

    Dame Judi’s starring in a new documentary that’s about to air in the UK. Read more

  • Article: Indonesian Seaweed Farmers Seek $200 Million Over Oil Spill
    Environment

    Indonesian Seaweed Farmers Seek $200 Million Over Oil Spill

    By Madeleine Keck|June 24, 2019

    The spill occurred almost 700 kilometers west of Darwin and 250 kilometers south of Indonesia. Read more

  • Article: After Getting Fired for Being Gay, Indonesian Ex-Policeman Launches Lawsuit
    Citizenship

    After Getting Fired for Being Gay, Indonesian Ex-Policeman Launches Lawsuit

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 20, 2019

    The police force says the officer tarnished their reputation and acted against their ethics code. Read more

  • Article: 18 Photos of Protest and Pollution from Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    18 Photos of Protest and Pollution from Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|May 17, 2019

    These photos show the commitment of activists all around the world. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia Launches ‘Clean Indonesian Movement’ to Fight Plastic Waste
    Environment

    Indonesia Launches ‘Clean Indonesian Movement’ to Fight Plastic Waste

    By Madeleine Keck|May 2, 2019

    The movement will teach environmental lessons to all Indonesian schoolchildren. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia Could Be the First Country to Move Its Capital Because of Climate Change
    Environment

    Indonesia Could Be the First Country to Move Its Capital Because of Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 30, 2019

    The government plans to spend $33 billion on the move. Read more

  • Article: Norway Will Start Paying Indonesia for Cutting Down on Deforestation
    Environment

    Norway Will Start Paying Indonesia for Cutting Down on Deforestation

    Feb. 18, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Indonesia's deforestation rate declined, triggering a payment under a $1 billion climate deal. Read more

  • Article: Indonesian Campus Rape Victims Seek Justice
    Girls & Women

    Indonesian Campus Rape Victims Seek Justice

    Jan. 23, 2019|Voice of America

    Filing police report could possibly backfire, criminalizing the victim. Read more