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News Indonesia » Health: Indonesia mobilizes to combat health-damaging forest fires

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/indonesia-mobilizes-combat-health-damaging-forest-fires-53235127
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Four Indonesian provinces have declared emergencies in anticipation of worsening forest fires that each year spread health-damaging haze across much of Southeast Asia. The National Disaster Mitigation Agency said Wednesday that emergency alerts in Riau and ...

News Indonesia » Health: Indonesia’s anti-LGBT drive should concern all Asia

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/02/20/indonesias-anti-lgbt-drive-should-concern-all-asia
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Indonesia’s growing moral and political panic about sexuality ... Within two months, dozens of public officials had contributed to a cascade of anti-LGBT vitriol. At a maternal-health seminar, a mayor warned young mothers off instant noodles – their ...

News Indonesia » Health: Field researchers power new wildlife health blog

News channel or source: http://news.cornell.edu/stories/2018/02/field-researchers-power-new-wildlife-health-blog
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

From sun-washed glades in Indonesia to snowy forests in eastern Russia, Wildlife Health Cornell takes readers into the field with a new blog that launched this month. The blog provides firsthand accounts from researchers across the globe – where they may ...

News Indonesia » Health: Kratom linked to dozens of illnesses from salmonella, health officials warn

News channel or source: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/kratom-salmonella-fda-cdc-warning/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Kratom grows naturally in the Southeast Asian countries of Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea ... Gottlieb urged people to seek help from a health care provider if they are using kratom to self-medicate for pain or to treat opioid ...

News Indonesia » Health: Indonesia's volcanic Mt. Sinabung erupts, coats four-mile area with ash

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2018/02/19/Indonesias-volcanic-Mt-Sinabung-erupts-coats-four-mile-area-with-ash/1541519052501/?spt=rrs&or=3
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

19 (UPI) --Indonesia's volcanic Mount Sinabung erupted on Monday ... as well as entertainment, trends, science, health and stunning photography. UPI also provides insightful reports on key topics of geopolitical importance, including energy and security.

News Indonesia » Health: Indonesia eyes lax palm oil rules in EU trade deal

News channel or source: http://www.worldbulletin.net/asia-pacific/198884/indonesia-eyes-lax-palm-oil-rules-in-eu-trade-deal
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Indonesia is the world’s largest producer of palm oil ... One passage calls for the EU to legislate against "negative" messaging and campaigns with "misleading nutrition, health and/or environmental claims", in an apparent bid to head off criticism ...

News Indonesia » Health: ‘Eye of Papua’ shines a light on environmental, indigenous issues in Indonesia’s last frontier

News channel or source: https://news.mongabay.com/2018/02/eye-of-papua-shines-a-light-on-environmental-indigenous-issues-in-indonesias-last-frontier/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

and to date it remains the least accessible part of Indonesia for journalists — in particular foreign reporters, who require a special permit just to visit the region. Earlier this month, a BBC reporter covering a health crisis in the district of Asmat ...

News Indonesia » Health: Top UN Human Rights Official Completes Mission to Indonesia

News channel or source: https://thediplomat.com/2018/02/top-un-human-rights-official-completes-mission-to-indonesia/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

While human rights are generally experiencing a decline across the region, Indonesia has demonstrated its commitment to human rights through facilitating the visits of a number of special procedures including the special rapporteur on health and adequate ...

News Indonesia » Health: How Indonesia Can Use Urban Planning to Tackle Inequality

News channel or source: https://thewire.in/223753/indonesia-can-use-urban-planning-tackle-inequality/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Indonesia is not immune to these global trends ... This covers spending to provide education, health care and social protection for all. Policies for equal salaries between female and male workers are also promoted as key to reducing inequality.

News Indonesia » Health: A long road to rural health care: Sisters serve Ghana's remote villages

News channel or source: http://globalsistersreport.org/news/ministry/long-road-rural-health-care-sisters-serve-ghanas-remote-villages-51976
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

They work with nurses on site, some community health nurses who visit villages in the region ... She came to Ghana three years ago from her home in Indonesia, as a Holy Spirit Missionary Sister. Manalo first needed to study English, and then get re ...