Floods after heavy rain in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: AFP Floods after heavy rain in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: AFP
Floods after heavy rain in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: AFP
Melinda Martinus
Opinion

Opinion

Melinda Martinus and Sharon Seah

How Asean’s Covid-19 recovery measures are missing opportunities for a green future

  • Few countries in the region have tied green components to their stimulus packages, which contain some environmentally harmful measures
  • Green recovery policies and strategies can help put a country on the path to economic recovery while bringing environmental and sustainability benefits

Floods after heavy rain in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: AFP Floods after heavy rain in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: AFP
Floods after heavy rain in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: AFP
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Melinda Martinus

Melinda Martinus

Melinda Martinus is a lead researcher in socio-cultural affairs at the Asean Studies Centre at Singapore’s ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute.

Sharon Seah

Sharon Seah

Sharon Seah is senior fellow and coordinator of the Climate Change in Southeast Asia Programme and Asean Studies Centre at ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute