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Are you managing fire prone lands in Southeast Asia? Each day, satellite imagery provides us information on hotspots in the ASEAN region. We are currently monitoring hotspot occurrences for 616 land parcels covering 275,523,291 sq km of the ASEAN region and able to alert you whenever an area of interest to you has one or more hotspot/s.

Click on http://www.aseanfirealert.org to download the app and register your free account.


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Indonesia ratifies Paris climate change pact - 20 Oct, 2016
JAKARTA (The Straits Times/ANN) - Tackling deforestation, forest and land fires is key to Indonesia's success in achieving its targets. Read more...

Indonesia Receives US$125mn to Restore Peatlands - 19 Oct, 2016
TEMPO.CO, Palembang - A number countries have provided Indonesia with assistance funds totaling US$125 million to restore peatlands in several provinces for the next few years. Read more...

55 years of haze: How plane bound for KL overflew to Singapore when it was all hazy on Oct 19, 1961 - 19 Oct, 2016
A pictorial story on the history of haze in Singapore. Read more...

ANALYSIS: Pulp and paper industry growth stagnates - 19 Oct, 2016
The Indonesian pulp and paper industry contributes to the growth of the industry in the national economy. It is still growing, although overshadowed by falling demand due to the increasing role of electronic media and internet technology. The consumption of paper in the world has a growth of 2 to 3 percent per year. Read more...

The Life-Changing Canals for the People of Lingga Island - 19 Oct, 2016
For years, the residents of Sungai Besar village, North Lingga district, Lingga regency, Riau Islands, have been resigned to their fate. Their homes have always been inundated during the rainy seasons and they have had to deal with the smog from forest fires during the dry seasons. The cause was the same, the forest and swamp at the edge of the village. Read more...

Eco-friendly cooking oil now available at FairPrice - 19 Oct, 2016
It is first supermart chain to do so; 2 products certified to be from sustainable sources Read more...

Peatlands Survey in Lao PDR, February 2015 GEF-6 Consultation Meeting, Kuala Lumpur EU Ambassadors visit to Raja Musa Forest Reserve. More photos >>



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