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Sticks and carrots in urban waste management in Indonesia

  • Jonatan A. Lassa

Kupang | Tue, March 5 2013 | 10:44 am

The Adipura Award has been used as sticks and carrots to encourage Indonesian cities and urban regions to be clean and green since 1986. It stopped for a few years after the fall of Soeharto in 1998 but was rejuvenated during Megawati’s presidency in 2002.

Every year, there is an Adipura contest among metropolitan cities, big cities, medium cities and small cities in Indonesia. Additiona...


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