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VP presents environment awards on Wolrd Environment Day

Friday, 22 Jul 2016 22:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SIAK -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla presented 167 environment awards at World Environment Day commemorations held in Siak District, Riau province, on Friday.The awards include 10 "Kalpataru" awards...

Surabaya wins highest environment award

Friday, 22 Jul 2016 22:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA -- Surabaya city, capital of East Java province, has won the Adipura Paripurna and Nirwasita Tantra environmental awards at a metropolitan city level from the Environment and...

Bima Arya urges residents of Bogor to take care of the environment

Sunday, 19 Jun 2016 06:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR -- Bogor Mayor Bima Arya Sugiarto urged citizens to take care of the environment, such as to keep cleanliness to avoid floods and landslides."The Bogor city is...

Gapki asks government to prevent forest fires

Monday, 23 May 2016 21:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MEDAN -- Head of Environmental Research of the Indonesia's Palm Oil Producers Association (Gapki) Bandung Sahari asked the government to prevent forest fires because hot spots data are...

China environment protests force halt to studies for industrial park project

Thursday, 12 May 2016 20:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- Authorities in an eastern Chinese city have vowed to halt studies for a petrochemical industrial park project planned jointly with a Singapore company, following a wave...

Minister says high-speed railway project feasible

Tuesday, 02 Feb 2016 18:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's Environmental Affairs and Forestry Minister Siti Nurbaya has said the Jakarta-Bandung high-speed railway project was issued permit only when it was found feasible from the...

Regional leaders must be sensitive to environmental conservation

Sunday, 05 Apr 2015 14:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LEBAK -- All regional leaders should be sensitive towards environmental conservation to save lands, forests and springs, according to Chairperson of the Garuda Nusantara Foundation Ully Sigar."Lands and...

Bandung floods displace more than 4,000 people

Monday, 22 Dec 2014 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- Over 4,000 people have been displaced due to floods in Bandung, West Java. Heavy rains triggered floods in several areas in Bandung from three days ago. "Dayeuhkolot, Bojongsoang...

Study: Tropical deforestation threatens global food production

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 00:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ROME -- Tropical deforestation in the southern hemisphere is accelerating global warming and threatening world food production by distorting rainfall patterns across Europe, China and the US Midwest,...

UN talks agree building blocks for new-style climate deal in 2015

Monday, 15 Dec 2014 00:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LIMA -- About 190 nations agreed on Sunday the building blocks of a new-style global deal due in 2015 to combat climate change amid warnings that far tougher action...

California in worst conditions in 1,200 years

Saturday, 06 Dec 2014 23:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SACRAMENTO -- A combination of record high temperatures and sparse rainfall during California's three-year drought have produced the worst conditions in 1,200 years, according to a study accepted...

President Jokowi shows concern over Lake Limboto sediment

Saturday, 06 Dec 2014 19:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GORONTALO -- President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo showed concern over sediment in Lake Limboto in Province of Gorontalo, Sulawesi. The president pointed out that dredging the collected sediment from...

President: Gajah Mungkur dam to be sediment-free in two years

Saturday, 29 Nov 2014 21:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WONOGIRI -- President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has set a target to finish clearing the Gajah Mungkur Dam in Wonogiri, Central Java, of its sediment. "We aim to finish dredging...

Minister: President wants severe punishment for criminals of illegal logging

Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 13:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo wants severe punishment for illegal logging to give a true deterrent. Legal process must be held for illegal logging suspects without interference,...

Yudhoyono receives award from UNEP

Saturday, 22 Nov 2014 18:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Former Indonesian president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono was awarded the Champion of the Earth honor on policy leadership by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) recently. This was...