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Jokowi officials: APP stands accused in Indonesia

December 24, 2016 eco36ad 0

  Indonesia’s Ministry of the Environment and Forestry has reiterated that no legal authorization was ever granted to the giant conglomerate Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) to replant acacia in last year’s burned peatlands scattered across the […]

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Greenpeace: Jokowi Government sanctions APP

December 20, 2016 eco36ad 0

  JAKARTA – Via an official and legally-binding letter (Dec 5), Indonesia’s Minister of the Environment and Forestry, Dr Siti Nurbaya, has ordered three Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) companies operating in one of the peat […]