For the Benefit of forest encroachers
The Job Creation Law changes several forestry and environmental laws. Some ‘inserted’ articles benefit forest encroachers.
THE House of Representatives (DPR) working committee’s meeting to discuss Law No. 18/2013 at the end of September went tough. Two clauses had been inserted between articles 110 and 111 in the Deforestation Prevention and Eradication (P3H) Law. DPR members were split, with some supporting and others rejecting the law that would legitimize businesses operating illegally in forest areas.
Darori Wonodipuro was among those who were against the c...