Indonesian motorists push their vehicles through flood waters in Jakarta in 2015. Photo: EPA Indonesian motorists push their vehicles through flood waters in Jakarta in 2015. Photo: EPA
Indonesian motorists push their vehicles through flood waters in Jakarta in 2015. Photo: EPA
Indonesia

Indonesia’s disappearing islands: a climate crisis wake-up call for Jakarta?

  • Amid rising sea levels, two uninhabited islands off the province of South Sumatra have slipped beneath the waves – and others may soon follow suit
  • The disappearances prompted ratings giant Moody’s to caution against the negative impacts such events can have on a country’s credit profile

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Indonesian motorists push their vehicles through flood waters in Jakarta in 2015. Photo: EPA Indonesian motorists push their vehicles through flood waters in Jakarta in 2015. Photo: EPA
Indonesian motorists push their vehicles through flood waters in Jakarta in 2015. Photo: EPA
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