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A ride to heaven: Why Sumba loves the Sandalwood pony

Al Jazeera 12 Jun 2021
Sumba, IndonesiaNamed after the scented trees that once covered the island, the Sandalwood pony of Sumba is the only breed of horse in Indonesia that is still intrinsic to the local economy, culture and religion ... Their lineage dates back to the eighth century when traders from China first visited Indonesia.
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Virus variants a concern in Indonesia as regional clusters grow

The Times of India 10 Jun 2021
A jump in coronavirus cases on Indonesia's two most populous islands has health experts worried that the worst could be yet to come, with few curbs on movement at a time when dangerous variants drive record fatalities elsewhere in Southeast Asia ... Hospital capacity had hit 90% there, local media reported.
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How global central banks are leaning as Fed taper talk grows

Metro USA 10 Jun 2021
JAPAN ... Subscribe. ... INDONESIA. Indonesia’s central bank governor said in May it must be prepared for a potential Fed tightening next year, warning that such a move could have an impact on local financial markets. Bank Indonesia has cut rates by a total of 150 basis points and injected more than $50 billion in liquidity since the pandemic began ... .
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Factbox: How global central banks are leaning as Fed taper talk grows

Reuters 10 Jun 2021
While the U.S ... JAPAN ... INDONESIA. Indonesia's central bank governor said in May it must be prepared for a potential Fed tightening next year, warning that such a move could have an impact on local financial markets. Bank Indonesia has cut rates by a total of 150 basis points and injected more than $50 billion in liquidity since the pandemic began.
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Factbox-How Global Central Banks Are Leaning As Fed Taper Talk Grows

Yahoo Daily News 10 Jun 2021
Read full article ... INDONESIA. Indonesia’s central bank governor said in May it must be prepared for a potential Fed tightening next year, warning that such a move could have an impact on local financial markets. Bank Indonesia has cut rates by a total of 150 basis points and injected more than $50 billion in liquidity since the pandemic began ... 1.
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Indonesian Law Hampers Mosque Construction

Human Rights Watch 09 Jun 2021
Hundreds of Muslims in Indonesia this week demanded that the local government in Sraten village, East Java, stop the Muhammadiyah congregation from building a mosque ... Muhammadiyah is the second largest Muslim organization in Indonesia, with ... Religious freedoms in Indonesia will remain imperiled so long as it remains on the books.
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Efforts to restore tropical peatlands need fire-free plantations

Reliefweb 09 Jun 2021
Another scheme that took a microfinance approach to engage local people in reforestation activities in Indonesia, the "Buying Living Tree System", hinges on the community being involved in seedlings aftercare and maintenance instead of just planting predetermined number of seedlings, and thus has a longer scope in operation.
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UN Agencies Commend Indonesia's Rescue of Rohingya Refugees at Sea

Voa News 09 Jun 2021
Local fishermen discovered their stranded vessel and brought them to safety ... Rohingya Muslims rest on a beach after their boat was stranded on Idaman Island in East Aceh, Indonesia, June 4, 2021. He notes this is not the first time Rohingya refugees at sea have been rescued by the communities and local authorities in Aceh, Indonesia.
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Disrupting Weapons Suppliers: An Interview With Make West Papua Safe’s Jason MacLeod

Sydney Criminal Lawyers 09 Jun 2021
Indonesia commenced its occupation of the Melanesian nation in 1963. Recent years have seen local resistance forces join to form the West Papua Army, a provisional government has been established, and a clandestine cabinet and government departments have been setup on Papuan soil.
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Vacancy: American Red Cross - Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Manager

Reliefweb 09 Jun 2021
The American Red Cross collaborates with the Indonesia Red Cross (PMI), who is our local implementing partner ... Contribute for the design of the capacity development, research and advocacy activities, ensuring its relevance and suitability both for the programme’s objectives and the local priorities, conditions and constraints.
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WHO Celebrates As Indian Health Regulator Removes Hydroxychloroquine and Ivermectin from Its Covid-19 Protocol

Tap News 09 Jun 2021
June 8, 2021. by Nick Corbishley. Naked Capitalism. After India finally gets somewhat of a grip on its deadly second wave, one of its health regulators just took away one of its main lines of defense ... Hundreds of thousands, if not millions of lives, could be at stake ... Indonesia just approved the use of ivermectin in Kudus, a local contagion hotspot ... .
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IOM Provides Food, Water to Latest Group of Rohingya Rescued in East Aceh, Indonesia

Reliefweb 08 Jun 2021
Local fishermen discovered their vessel and brought them to safety on Friday ...Thanks are due again to local community members and authorities in Indonesia for assisting the disembarkation, which – in a humanitarian spirit – has clearly been a life-saving intervention,” said Louis Hoffmann, IOM Chief of Mission in Indonesia.
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Unicharm launches regenerated pulp packaging in Indonesia

The Jakarta Post 08 Jun 2021
2021-06-08 0 6281d9f905b49edfeb97b8e903074a83 2 Business Japan,investment,Indonesia,sustainability,Unicharm Free. Major Japanese hygiene products maker Unicharm has started selling in Indonesia sanitary pads and face masks in eco-friendly regenerated pulp packaging. Unicharm said its local subsidiary, PT.
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