A Highway Megaproject Tears at the Heart of New Guinea’s Rainforest

https://e360.yale.edu/features/a-highway-megaproject-tears-at-the-heart-of-papuas-rainforest

The Indonesian government is building a 2,700-mile road network on the island of New Guinea, opening up some of the world’s last great tropical rainforests to development and threatening unique indigenous cultures. Can international pressure force Indonesia to scale back this megaproject?

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Original Title: A Highway Megaproject Tears at the Heart of New Guinea's Rainforest
Full Text of the Original Article: https://e360.yale.edu/features/a-highway-megaproject-tears-at-the-heart-of-papuas-rainforest