"...the global community of foodies can make a real difference to poor people who struggle daily with hunger and survival" WFP Director of Public Policy Strategy, Nancy Roman
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The question is no longer on whether to consume organic food, but on if your food is actually organic.
Keywords: indonesia, organic, Jakarta Post, organik, healthy, lifestyle
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As Indonesia hosts an international meeting on toxic and hazardous chemicals here, a nongovernmental organization said on Sunday that an increase in the country's pesticide use had resulted in the poisoning of farmers.
Keywords: Indonesia, pesticides, pestisida, poison, racun, petani, farmers, organic, organik
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Bali tourism is leading the island into an unstable condition made of inconsistent policies, experts say.
Keywords: Bali tourism causes risks,Experts, Bali Tourism, environment, beach, water, social, economic, condition
Last modified: 2010-11-02 22:17:59
Kompas reports that there is a growing demand for imported fruit products in Bali, dwarfing the counterpoising balance of trade in fruits being exported from the island. For the period January-August 2010 the value if imported fruits to Bali reached Rp. 540 billion (US$58.6 million) a 300% increase over the same period in 2009. By comparison, only Rp. 2 billion (US$217,000) in Bali-grown fruits were exported during this period.
Keywords: Indonesia, Bali, fruit, KOMPAS, Imports are Overwhelming Bali Fruit Growers
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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), as it is commonly called, has become an essential business strategy for Western companies.
Twenty-first century corporations must incorporate public interest into its decision-making, and embrace what has become commonly known as the Triple Bottom Line, giving equal weight to "People" and "Planet" as well as "Profit".
Keywords: CSR is good for business and the environment, Jakarta Post, Indonesia, CSR, SBY, Corporate Social Responsibility, environment, Jonathan Wootlilff, Reputation Partners, sustainable development
Last modified: 2010-08-05 21:43:13
Spurning the plethora of fast food outlets in Jakarta, some residents have started to adopt healthier lifestyles by purchasing organic food products even if it means spending more money.
"I started to eat organic brown rice last year after realizing I had gained weight," Bagus, 20, told The Jakarta Post after the launch of "Green and Fair Products" campaign in the city on Thursday.
Keywords: Residents learn to live out organic lifestyle, Jakarta Post, organic, Nazir, Hidup Organik, Bibong Widyarti, Indonesia, organik, why organic, lifestyle
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The biologist predicts that by the year 2015 Bali will start to feel the effects of a large clean-water deficit. This lack of water is seen in the amount of unproductive paddy fields in Bali's south and the conversion of those productive lands to residential purposes.
Keywords: 6 Popular Bali Beaches Declared Polluted, www.balidiscovery.com, Indonesia, Bali, water, pollution, e-coli, clean water, deficit, Udayana
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Bali provincial administration is currently developing 40 integrated farming locations with Rp 8 billion *US$860,125* in funds from the provincial 2010 budget.
Made Putra Suryawan, head of Bali Agriculture office, said such integrated farming development was a breakthrough that would accelerate the integration of new farming technology with traditional farming systems.
Keywords: Indonesia, organic, government program, Ardhana, Suryawan, Bali Agriculture office, new farming, technology, Buleleng, Karangasem, Bangli, Tabanan, Klungkung, Bali administration develops 40 integrated farming sites - Jakarta Post
Last modified: 2010-08-03 21:19:46
Governor Made Mangku Pastika urged religious leaders to support the government's Clean and Green Bali program to improve the island's environment.
"If we really adopt the concept in our daily lives, I am sure that Bali will always clean, green and beautiful. Such a concept would certainly bring positive vibrations to the island and its population," he said.
Keywords: Indonesia, Bali, Pastika, Religious leaders urged to support Green Bali, Jakarta Post