Recent Media Highlights on Fire, Policies, and Politics
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1. Special RFMRC – SEA Reports
National Inter-Agency Round Table Forest and Land Fire Management and Launching Regional Fire Management Resource Center – Southeast Asia (RFMRC – SEA) (Event: July 10, 2017; Update: July 11, 2017)
Regional Round Table Meeting and Consultation “Enhancing Regional Cooperation in Fire Management in Southeast Asia” (Event: June 6-7, 2018; Update June 8, 2018)
2. RFMRC-SEA News Archive
Prof. Dr. Ir. H. Bambang Hero Saharjo, Bogor Agricultural University, is the foremost expert on illegal and destructive forest and land fires in Indonesia, and the winner of the 2019 Maddox Prize
12 November 2019 Maddox Prize 2019 Bambang Hero Saharjo, who is the Indonesian lead expert witness on environmentally catastrophic peatland fires has been awarded the 2019 John Maddox Prize for…