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Hindustan Times Article: 8th August 2010

A short note to link you up to my column in Hindustan Times today. In Indonesia, Yuyun Ismawati co-founded BaliFokus to deal with Bali’s growing waste management and turn it into an environmentally sound, community-based solid waste management programme.

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12 Responses to “Hindustan Times Article: 8th August 2010”

  1. Sanjeev Khanna says:

    tourism is globally the fastest growing industry and it is surely causing issues to environment. initiatives like this are much needed! tourists should be encouraged to conserve resources by seeking out businesses that are environmentally conscious, and by using the least possible amount of non-renewable resources whenever they travel.

  2. Bhavesh says:

    not only do you need process and checks, you also need to educate the traveller; provide funds etc. hats off to balifokus!

  3. raman govindan says:

    hi , good to see your article again in hindustan times.

  4. k krishnan says:

    you must post more often!!

  5. Sanjot Dalvi says:

    culture conservation is also important for overall sustainablity. great effort specially in a place like bali where millions of tourists arrive every year.

  6. Matt says:

    hello again! so where are you off to next?

  7. Greg Harde says:

    are you still there, be careful of them dogs!!!
    Tourist paradise Bali suffering rabies epidemic
    http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5iLue2UeHUo4A9_r0jOKcN_0A3uBA

  8. vikrant gujral says:

    countries and communities encouraging ecotourism is a good way to create sustainable tourism opportunities. kudos to Yuyun Ismawati

  9. Yoan Bernabeu says:

    the united states environmental protection agency has created a very efficient solid waste disposal act that countries should learn from.

  10. Tarik says:

    tithiya – just a suggestion, i think the epaper link goes dead in about 2 months from the website, maybe you should pastethe complete article on your blog.

  11. ling says:

    What a beautiful story with such a great message. I’ll never look the same at all those salt and peppers again!!!!!!!!!

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