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Swelling Tourism Numbers Come at a Cost in Indonesia


Swelling Tourism Numbers Come at a Cost in Indonesia
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Tourist numbers in Indonesia swelled last year on the back of overseas advertising and infrastructure development. President Joko Widodo has said he wants to "create 10 tourist destinations like the island of Bali.” But the pleasing economic numbers also come with a social and environmental cost as rampant development threatens ecosystems and traditional livelihoods.

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