What Strategies Could Indonesia Adopt to Manage Its Plastic Waste Problem?

an underwater shot with plastic floating in the water and small juvenile tropical fish swimming near the waste
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What Strategies Could Indonesia Adopt to Manage Its Plastic Waste Problem?

Indonesia is known as a country with high rates of plastic waste, but it's not alone in navigating best practices and strategies for solving the problem. At the 2022 UN Ocean Conference, held in Lisbon from 21 June to 1 July, an academic and research delegation from the country shared plastic waste monitoring data and discussed potential solutions.

CNN Indonesia reporter Yogi Tujuliarto reports. Watch the video in Bahasa Indonesia: 


This story was produced as part of the 2022 UN Ocean Conference Fellowship organized by Internews’ Earth Journalism Network with support from the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (UK Branch). It was originally broadcast on CNN Indonesia on July 4, 2022. 

Banner image: Plastic waste in the ocean / Credit: Naja Bertolt Jensen via Unsplash.

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