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Indonesia's Moratorium: an Opportunity for Forests and Industry



Posted on 22 April 2011
From Environmental-Experts.com: A highly anticipated two-year moratorium on new forest conversion permits could bring fundamental improvements to forest and land management in Indonesia. In mid-2011, Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono is expected to sign a Presidential Decree for the implementation of a two-year moratorium on issuing new permits for conversion of natural forest and peatland. Read more...

Related article:
Indonesia's Deforestation Moratorium Still on Hold (Voanews, 14 April 2011).