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Land (in)justice at the heart of Indonesian battle versus woodland fires in 2016

Plantations International Information Firemens combat fire at evening. Outside Palangka Raya, Central Kalimantan. Image by Aulia Erlangga/ CIFORBy Fred Pearce. Initially released at WLE'S Thriveas "Land oppression at the heart of Indonesia's deforestation problem: Discussions at GLF". Just what is the future for Indonesia and also its gardens? The country is at a phenomenal moment. Under the new democratic government of Joko Widodo, big locations of the country's state lands, including a few of the world's largest continuing to be tropical rain forests and peatlands, could transform hands in the next couple of years.Meanwhile, the recentforest fires as well as smoke [...]