East Kalimantan governor to 'personally stop' new capital construction if harmful to forests

East Kalimantan governor to 'personally stop' new capital construction if harmful to forests

The Jakarta Post-News·2020-02-04 14:25

East Kalimantan Governor Isran Noor has called on the central government to be more mindful of the lush forests covering parts of the province as Jakarta moves forward with its long-term plan to relocate the country's capital city to the region.

Isran addressed his concerns over the environmental impact of the imminent capital relocation during a meeting with the Climate and Land Use Alliance (CLUA) at the East Kalimantan governor’s office in Samarinda on Monday.

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