The great land rush

Last month the Financial Times visited Indonesia together with the Norwegian Minister for Climate and Environment, Vidar Helgesen.

The below article, which is based on the impressions they got from the meetings in Jakarta and field visit to east-Kalimantan, covers some of the challenges and opportunities that Norway and Indonesia are jointly facing in fighting deforestation and peatland degradation in the world’s third largest rainforest country.

Financial Times on climate, forests and Indonesia