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JAKARTA — Environmental activists in Indonesia have denounced a recent call by the government to keep data about oil palm plantations out of the public’s reach.

Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2019/05/indonesia-calls-on-palm-oil-industry-obscured-by-secrecy-to-remain-opaque/

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, concluding a week-long visit to the South Pacific, has called on the world’s decision-makers to make “enlightened” choices on climate action because “the whole planet” is at stake. 

Read more: http://econews.com.au/61064/un-world-leaders-need-enlightened-self-interest-to-save-planet-from-climate-change/

The United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has said construction of new coal-fired power plants should cease by next year and countries should introduce a price on carbon emissions in a bid to prevent “catastrophic” impacts from climate changes.

Read more: http://econews.com.au/61032/un-chief-calls-for-end-to-new-coal-plants-and-subsidies-for-fossil-fuels/